Univision’s “Teresa” Grand Finale Reaches 10.3 Million Viewers

“Teresa” and “Don Francisco Presenta” Featuring the Hit Novela’s Cast Makes Network #2 Among Adults 18-34 on Monday Night

MIAMI, FL – OCTOBER 5, 2011 – Univision Communications Inc., the leading media company serving Hispanic America, announced today that Monday night’s two-hour grand finale of hit novela “Teresa” reached 10.3 million viewers while delivering an average audience of 7.7 million Total Viewers 2+ who tuned in to find out the fate of Teresa, her fortune and her true love. The finale was followed by a record-breaking “Don Francisco Presenta” (Don Francisco Presents) featuring the cast of “Teresa” with an average audience of 5.3 million Total Viewers 2+.

Among all novela finales of all-time on the Univision Network, Monday night’s grand finale of “Teresa” currently ranks #1 among Women 18-49 and Women 18-34. It also ranks #3 among Total Viewers 2+, Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Persons 12-34.

The finale led Univision to big wins over its English-language primetime competition across key demographics, delivering more:
•Total Viewers 2+ than the entire primetime line-up of NBC’s “The Sing-Off” and “The Playboy Club;” CW’s “Gossip Girl” and “Hart of Dixie”
•Adults 18-49 than ABC’s “Dancing With The Stars” and “Castle;” CBS’s “Hawaii 5.0;” NBC’s “The Sing-Off” and “The Playboy Club;” CW’s “Gossip Girl” and “Hart of Dixie;” FOX’s “Terra Nova”
•Adults 18-34 than ABC’s “Dancing With The Stars” and “Castle;” CBS’s “2 Broke Girls,” “Mike & Molly” and “Hawaii 5.0;” NBC’s “The Sing-Off” and “The Playboy Club;” CW’s “Gossip Girl” and “Hart of Dixie;” FOX’s “Terra Nova” and “House”
•Persons 12-34 than ABC’s “Dancing With The Stars” and “Castle;” CBS’s “How I Met Your Mother,” “2 Broke Girls,” “Mike & Molly” and “Hawaii 5.0;” NBC’s “The Sing-Off” and “The Playboy Club;” CW’s “Gossip Girl” and “Hart of Dixie;” FOX’s “Terra Nova” and “House”

ADDITIONAL NATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS:

The grand finale of the novela “Teresa” airing from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. delivered an average audience of:
•4.5 million Adults 18-49
•3.2 million Persons 12-34
•2.8 million Women 18-49
•2.7 million Adults 18-34
•1.7 million Men 18-49
•1.7 million Women 18-34
•1.0 million Men 18-34

During the two-hour grand finale of “Teresa,” Univision was the:
•#1 network among Adults 18-34, Women 18-34, Persons 12-34 and Teens 12-17
•#3 network among Women 18-49 (beating FOX and NBC) and Men 18-34 (beating ABC, NBC and FOX)
•#4 network among Adults 18-49 and Men 18-49, beating ABC and NBC

For the entire night, Univision was the:
•#1 network among Women 18-34
•#2 network among Adults 18-34, Persons 12-34 and Teens 12-17
•#3 network among Women 18-49, beating FOX and NBC
•#4 network among Adults 18-49 and Men 18-34, beating ABC and NBC

Monday night’s “Teresa” consistently built its audience throughout its two-hour airing with significant audience gains of more than 15 percent in the last hour compared to the first hour among Women 18-34 (+24%), Women 18-49 (+24%), Adults 18-34 (+19%), Adults 18-49 (+19%), Persons 12-34 (+19%), Teens 12-17 (+18%) and Total Viewers 2+ (+16%).

The one-hour episode of the primetime talk show “Don Francisco Presenta” at 10 p.m. which featured the cast of “Teresa” delivered an average audience of:
•5.3 million Total Viewers 2+
•3.1 million Adults 18-49
•2.1 million Persons 12-34
•2.0 million Women 18-49
•1.8 million Adults 18-34
•1.2 million Women 18-34
•1.1 million Men 18-49
•602,000 Men 18-34

Monday night’s broadcast of “Don Francisco Presenta” broke records in the program’s history among Total Viewers 2+, Adults 18-49, Women 18-49, Adults 18-34, Women 18-34 and Persons 12-34. The broadcast made Univision the:
•#1 network in the time period among Women 18-34
•#2 network in the time period among Adults 18-34 and Persons 12-34
•#3 network in the time period among Adults 18-49 and Women 18-49

Source: The Nielsen Company, NPM Monday (10/03/2011) 8-11 p.m. Reach based on NPM Fast Cume, Persons 2+, 6+ minute qualified audience (visitors included). All-time novela finale based on NHPM (10/26/1992-12/25/2005) & NPM (12/26/2005-10/03/2011), Live+SD.

LOCAL HIGHLIGHTS:

During the grand finale of “Teresa,” Univision was the #1 broadcast station in the time period in the following markets:
•Among Viewers 2+ Los Angeles, Miami, Houston and Dallas
•Among Adults 18-49 in Los Angeles, Miami, Houston, Dallas and Phoenix
•Among Adults 18-34 in Los Angeles, Miami, Houston, Dallas and Phoenix
•Among Persons 12-34 in Los Angeles, Miami, Houston, Dallas, San Francisco and Phoenix

On Monday, Univision was the #1 broadcast station in primetime in the following markets:
•Among Viewers 2+ in Los Angeles, Miami, Houston and Dallas
•Among Adults 18-49 in Los Angeles, Miami, Houston, Dallas and Phoenix
•Among Adults 18-34 in Los Angeles, Miami, Houston, Dallas, San Francisco and Phoenix
•Among Persons 12-34 in Los Angeles, Miami, Houston, Dallas, San Francisco and Phoenix

The “Teresa” finale was the #1 program in primetime among broadcast stations the following markets:
•Among Viewers 2+ Los Angeles, Miami and Houston
•Among Adults 18-49 in Los Angeles, Miami, Houston, Dallas and Phoenix
•Among Adults 18-34 in Los Angeles, Miami, Houston, Dallas and Phoenix
•Among Persons 12-34 in Los Angeles, Houston, Dallas, San Francisco and Phoenix

Source: The Nielsen Company, NSI (10/3/2011), “Teresa” aired 8-10 p.m. E/PT, 7-9 p.m. Central. Primetime is defined as ABC/CBS/NBC/IND/SLTV Monday 8-11 p.m. (7-10 p.m. CT) and FOX/CW Monday 8-10 p.m. (7-9 p.m. CT). Live+SD.

Following Monday night’s finale, fans visited www.NovelasySeries.com to vote online for their favorite alternate ending, choosing whether Teresa deserves loneliness, forgiveness or death. Voting has already driven strong engagement on the site, and will continue through October 7. Throughout the novela’s run, online and mobile sites featured episode recaps, character bios and photos and interviews with the stars.

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