Season 5 of The Game kicked off in fine form last night, earning BET its biggest audience in months.
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The sitcom, which welcomed singer Brandy to its cast, drew an impressive 5.3 million viewers last night, according to The Nielsen Company.
An impressive feat, the figure sees the show serve as BET’s #1 telecast this year. On a broader scale, it’s cable’s #1 scripted series telecast among 18-49 this season and the #1 cable sitcom premiere this season among households, viewers and adults 18-49.
Congratulations are certainly in order for the talented cast and writers, who have proven the once-axed entity to still have legs. They’re running right to the top, and we couldn’t be happier. Kudos!
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