Which shows rocked fall premiere buzz?
Thursday, September 17, 2015
By Joe Cruse (@Joefiish), Senior Data Specialist
Fall TV is back next week and fans are already expressing their excitement on Twitter. As we count down to the return of new shows and fan favorites, we took a look at which programs generated the most buzz from June 1 to September 14.
Nielsen research has shown that Twitter activity, along with other factors like marketing spend, can be used to anticipate the size of premiere audiences. Check out the infographic and insights below to get a glimpse into which shows may become must-see TV this season
Returning shows, which enjoy established fan bases (and in some cases, syndicated airings), have taken the lion’s share of the fall premiere conversation, with 90 percent of conversation dedicated to audience favorites. The following programs have sustained the most chatter:
#1 - Grey’s Anatomy (@GreysABC): 2.2M Tweets
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What's the most buzzed about fall TV show?
Twitter says it's 'Grey's Anatomy'
By Saba Hamedy
September 17, 2015
Shondaland continues to rule the Twitterverse, according to findings released by the social media platform on Thursday. Twitter looked at tweets from June 1 to Sept. 14 to determine which programs garnered the most buzz. There were 21 million tweets about fall TV premieres, up 34% from 2014. About 90% of the conversations revolved around returning shows.
The No. 1 most buzzed about fall TV show was Shonda Rhimes' "Grey's Anatomy," which airs on ABC. It racked up 2.2 million tweets in its 11th season, likely the result of Dr. McDreamy's (Patrick Dempsey) abrupt departure from the show.
READ MORE HERE http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/tv/showtracker/la-et-st-twitter-fall-tv-trends-20150917-story.html