Tune In: Original Cable Programming
No. of subscribers: 87 million
Network topper: Patrick Younge
Programming topper: Carey Kyler
Top originals: Anthony Boudrain: No Reservations, Best Places to Find Cash and Treasure, John Ratzenberger’s Made in America, Most Haunted
The skinny: Travel Channel recently unveiled two new series: “Bizarre Foods With Andrew Zimmern” premiered Feb. 26, and “1,000 Places to See Before You Die” premiered March 29. In addition, after her success hosting “Passport With Samantha Brown to Europe” the TC fave will take on Latin America. The network can boast four nights of ratings growth in households and in key demos compared with a year ago; overall in February, Travel Channel boosted its year-over-year audience numbers 18%.