Manila, Philippines – Asia’s Got Talent achieved its highest television rating to date during its 9th episode last May 7.
The biggest talent competition in the world got 3.93 rating with a 175% increase against the eight episodes according to Kantar Media Philippines.
AXN was the #1 pay TV channel commanding a 93% share among 22 English GE (General Entertainment) channels. Moreover, Asia’s Got Talent was the highest rating pay TV program of the day, rating way ahead of the next closest program which had a 2.48 rating.
Asia’s Got Talent was also the highest rating English program of the day overall, even among FTA (free to air) channels.
Last May 7 airing was highest rating ever on the AXN programming history (record going back to 2008). The 2nd and 3rd highest were also Asia’s Got Talent, Episode 5 at 2.05 and Episode 6 of 1.97, respectively.
Aside from sports, Asia’s Got Talent was the next highest rating English program on pay TV since 2013. The grand final performance of one of the most successful “Got Talent” franchise was held last May 7 where four Filipino Grand Finalist namely Gwyneth Dorado, Gerphil Flores, Junior New System and EL Gamma Penumbra earned a standing ovation from the judges.
The results of the grand finals will air on May 14, Thursday, 8:05 pm on AXN Network.
“Asia’s Got Talent” is proudly presented by Marina Bay Sands, Big Cola, Pantene, Caltex, Jetstar and GrabTaxi.
AXN is a leader of regionally produced original content in Asia, with notable ratings successes, including four seasons of the International Emmy-nominated “The Amazing Race Asia”; the Asian Television Award-winning “Cash Cab Asia”; “The Apprentice Asia”; “Cyril: Rio Magic”; “Cyril’s Family Vacation: Hawaii Edition”; and the Asian Television Award-nominated “Cyril: Simply Magic”.
That’s it for now!