TNT's NUREMBERG Most-Watched Original Miniseries in Basic Cable History

NUREMBERG, Part One Is Most-Watched Movie Year to Date

Turner Network Television's (TNT) six-installment run of the TNT Original miniseries NUREMBERG ranks as basic cable's most-watched original miniseries of all-time reaching 33.8 million different viewers 2+. In total, NUREMBERG delivered 27.8 gross rating points in TNT homes and 21.8 million gross households during its premiere cycle of six installments (12 plays total).

Among additional highlights for the premiere cycle of NUREMBERG:

The July 16 premiere of NUREMBERG, Part One is the most-watched movie on basic cable year to date (4.4 million households) and the most watched movie year to date among adults 25-54 (3.2 million).

The performance of NUREMBERG helped TNT place second in delivery of key adults 18-49 (921,000) and adults 25-54 (941,000) in prime time for the July rating period.

Turner Network Television, currently seen in 78.4 million homes, is Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.'s 24-hour, advertiser-supported service offering original motion pictures and miniseries; original series, and live events; contemporary films from the world's largest film library, the combined Turner and Warner Bros. film libraries; exciting NBA and Wimbledon Tennis action; exclusive coverage of both the 2000 Winter and 2001 Summer Goodwill Games; and popular television series.

Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., a subsidiary of Time Warner Inc., is a major producer of news and entertainment product around the world and the leading provider of programming for the basic cable industry.

Source: Turner Entertainment Research from Nielsen Media Research data.

Rating period: June 26 - July 30, 2000

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