Reality show opens to 1.8 million viewers Sunday
E!’s latest foray in the reality world, “Married to Jonas,” bowed Sunday night with nearly 1.8 million viewers, making it the net’s most-watched series debut in more than a year.
The half-hour skein, based on the recent marriage of singer Kevin Jonas and Danielle Deleasa, picked up time-period gains for E!, with a 157% increase in total viewers for its Sunday 10 p.m. slot. Show comes from Ryan Seacrest Prods.
“Jonas” debuted after a new episode of “Keeping Up With the Kardashians,” which is well into its seventh season. “Kardashians” picked up 2.7 million viewers during its Sunday 9 p.m. airing.