“Kocktails with Khloe” was highest-rated premiere ever for A&E Networks channel
Khloe Kardashian’s FYI series “Kocktails with Khloe” has received an additional 15-episode order, the network announced on Wednesday.
The one-hour primetime talk series, hosted and executive produced by Kardashian, originally received an eight-episode order. The new installments will air weekly, immediately following the current eight episodes, and will run through June.
The show’s Jan. 20 debut was the highest-rated series premiere in network history across key demos, with episodes two and three yielding FYI’s highest-ranked digital viewing days on record.
“Kocktails with Khloé” also delivered triple-digit growth across all social platforms for FYI.
“Khloe and her iconic brand have struck a chord with FYI viewers, who have been extremely interactive with the show on social media,” FYI’s senior vice president of programming and development Gena McCarthy said. “Her ability to draw upscale millennial viewers across all our platforms in record numbers is a game changer for FYI.”
“Kocktails with Khloé” is taped in a Los Angeles studio. In each episode, celebrity guests join Kardashian in the kitchen and around the table for a dinner party.
The series is produced for FYI by Pilgrim Media Group. Craig Piligian and Derek W. Wan are executive producers for Pilgrim. Khloé Kardashian also serves as executive producer. Executive producers for FYI are Gena McCarthy, Toby Faulkner and Lauren Wohl.
“Kocktails with Khloé” airs Wednesday nights at 10 p.m./9c on FYI.