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Oprah’s out of the gate

OWN is off and running.Oprah-winfrey

According to fast nationals, the newly launched Oprah Winfrey Network drew 1 million viewers in primetime Saturday. Top show for the weekend was “Season 25: Oprah Behind the Scenes,” with 1.3 million tuning in.

Net was the No. 3 ad-supported cabler Saturday night in the women 25-54 demo — clearly the sweet spot for the Winfrey crowd — behind ESPN and USA Network.

Sunday’s top show was “Ask Oprah’s All Stars,” which features “Oprah” talkshow regulars Dr. Oz, Dr. Phil and Suze Orman. Show drew 602,000 overall viewers.

Also, Winfrey’s hourlong show introducing auds to the cabler’s programming lineup played all weekend.

Programs will begin in their normal timeslots starting tonight.

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