Top 100 English Programmes in 2012 were all broadcast on TVB Pearl. We are glad to announce that this result has further strengthened TVB Pearl’s leading position by securing all Top 100 English Programmes for eight consecutive years since 2005, according to CSM Media Research.
Important figures generated from this year’s research:
-77 out of the Top 100 Programmes were Weekend Blockbuster movies.
-Top 10 programmes: Blockbuster movies drew an average of 92% to 99% shares of the English channels and the top viewership shares were from 94% to 100%. The Day the Earth Stood Still topped the chart while The Chronicles of Narnia Prince Caspian and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory ranked the second and third respectively.
-Documentaries: The most popular documentary on TVB Pearl in 2012 was Life on Fire, an earth shattering series offering a close up look at volcanoes, receiving an average share of 76% to 92%.
-Reality shows: America’s Got Talent (VI) received an average share of 77% to 96%.
-Variety shows: The variety show with outstanding audience performance in 2012 was Breaking the Magician’s Code Magic’s Biggest Secrets Finally Revealed Series. The average share ranges from 53% to 98%.
In 2013, TVB Pearl will present more fantastic and wonderful programmes that none of them should be missed.
The Oscar®: On the Red Carpet at the Oscars®: The Arrivals, Oscars® Red Carpet Live, The 85th Annual Academy Awards®
And the Oscar® Goes to: The Blind Side, Slumdog Millionaire, The Hurt Locker
Season of Love movies: The Time Traveler’s Wife, Bride Wars, Valentine’s Day, Becoming Jane, When in Rome, Duplicity, The Bounty Hunter
Weekend blockbuster movies: Tron: Legacy, Inception, Salt, Prince of Persia The Sands of Time, Clash of the Titans, Australia, The Kingdom, Elizabeth The Golden Age, Surrogates, Changeling, Inkheart, An Education, The Taking of Pelham 123, Julie & Julia, The Mummy Tomb of the Dragon Emperor, G-Force, Little Nicholas, Poseidon
Pearl Spectacular: Documentaries: Komodo The Deadly Bite, Animal Impact, Sky Hunters The World of the Dragonfly, Africa, Secrets of India
Drama series: Castle (IV), House (VII), Fringe (V), Downton Abbey (II), Elementary, The Following, 666 Park Avenue, Revolution, Scandal, Emily Owens MD, Sinbad
Lifestyle & Variety shows: Top Gear: 50 Years of Bond Cars, Top Gear (XVII), Super Tiny Animals, After Life Strange Science of Decay, Orbit: Earth’s Extraordinary Journey, Great World Hotels, Wild Things With Dominic Monaghan, Hotel Hell, World’s Weirdest Restaurants, Love in the Wild, Dogs in the City, Olly the Little White Van, Marvel Iron Man