Duck Dynasty Season Finale Shatters A&E Viewer Records, Season 4 Is A Go

The Season 3 finale of A&E Network‘s Duck Dynasty was watched by 9.6 million viewers last night, a record for the series and the network. Wednesday’s season ender was up 48% over the 6.5 million who watched the Season 2 finale on December 5, 2012. With a 4.3 rating, it was the highest-rated show on both cable and broadcast Wednesday, easily beating American Idol’s 3.2. Last night’s one-hour episode garnered 5.6 million viewers in adults 25-54, 5.5 million adults 18-49 and 2.6 million adults 18-34 to become the most-watched series telecast in A&E’s history in all demos. That is a 41% rise in 18-49 over last season’s finale and a 47% rise in 25-54. With those kind of numbers, it is no surprise A&E also announced today that production on a fourth season of Duck Dynasty is scheduled to start shortly.

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alycakes1278d ago

I have to admit that I finally found a reality series that I actually watch. I won't watch reruns of it but they do make me laugh a lot so I saw the finale and I'm so glad I didn't miss it. Magnum PI-Si was hysterical.

RetrospectRealm1277d ago

The excerpt was enough info I didn't have to click 'Read More'

neoragex1275d ago

Who is watching this show? Not I but, apparently, everyone else is.

What is the fascination?

ZZ Top wannabes playing with ducks in the forest? Sorry, not my cup of joe.