“Schitt’s Creek” bade a teary, emotional farewell, and greater than one million folks tuned in to observe.
The sequence finale, which aired concurrently throughout Pop TV, Comedy Central and Brand, drew 1.three million complete viewers, which represents the present’s highest-rated episode ever. 501,000 viewers tuned in on Pop, narrowly beating the penultimate episode’s viewers tally of 499,000. For reference, this season was averaging 370,000 complete viewers on the community in Dwell+Similar Day going into the finale.
In line with Pop, the sixth and closing season was up 103% total on season 5, with the finale up 36% versus the present season total. Tuesday’s finale, which was capped off by David’s (Daniel Levy) wedding ceremony, was up 173% within the 25-54 demo on final season’s finale amongst, and had a 25% extra complete viewers than the earlier sequence excessive.
The finale was adopted by a farewell documentary particular titled “Finest Needs, Warmest Regards: A Schitt’s Creek Farewell,” which aired solely on Pop and was the highest-rated telecast within the community’s historical past in its goal demo of adults 25-54.
Since its beginnings on the Canadian community CBC, “Schitt’s Creek” has grown its viewership exponentially, thanks in no small half to the much-documented Netflix impact.
Pop’s 2017 take care of the streamer introduced a considerably bigger, wider viewers to the sequence, an impact which star and govt producer Eugene Levy referred to as “monumental and rapid” in Selection‘s current cowl story on the present.
“You possibly can really feel it wherever you went — on the road, at an airport, in a restaurant, extra folks had been developing saying, ‘Love the present,” Levy mentioned.