‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’s’ NeNe Leakes Delivers ‘Watch What Happens Live’s’ Most-Watched Episode

Sunday’s one-on-one interview drew 3.5 million viewers — a series high for Bravo’s late-night talk show

Last Updated: August 4, 2014 @ 10:22 AM

Andy Cohen‘s one-on-one interview with “Real Housewives of Atlanta’s” NeNe Leakes is the most-watched episode of the late-night talk show’s history.

“Watch What Happens Live” drew 3.5 million viewers, 2 million of which in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic, for the half-hour Sunday episode. It also ranked No. 1 among ad-supported cable channels in the 9 p.m. time slot.

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The interview followed the Season 6 finale for “The Real Housewives of Atlanta,” which capped off the series’ highest-rated season. Sunday’s episode drew 3.8 million viewers, with about 2.2 million viewers in the advertiser demo.

To date, the season is averaging more than 3.8 million total viewers and 2.2 million in the advertiser demographic. That is an increase of 25 percent and 17 percent, respectively, over the previous season. It’s also the highest-rated and most-watched season of the series to date.

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“The Real Housewives of Atlanta” continues to not only be the franchise’s most-watched series, but it’s also the No. 1 show on Bravo.

Bravo’s three-part “Real Housewives of Atlanta” reunion specials kick off on Sunday at 8 p.m.