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ratings success for BBC America.
This Saturday's episode, "Into the Dalek," marks the return of the Doctor's greatest enemy, the Daleks. Ahead of the holiday weekend, BBC America is previewing the entire second episode of Intruders on VOD, BBCAmerica.com and BBC America's YouTube channel.
· In its 8:15 p.m. premiere, Doctor Who "Deep Breath" delivered 2.2 million total viewers and over 1 million A25-54, growing a significant 46% total viewers and +39% A25-54 from the season 7.2 premiere.
· In its 10:00 p.m. premiere, Intruders delivered 796,000 total viewers and 352,000 A25-54. The premiere is on par with the season one premiere of Orphan Black.
· In its 11:00 p.m. premiere, the Doctor Who post show, After Who Live, delivered 408,000 total viewers and 205, 000 A25-54. The special matched last October's premiere of AMC's Talking Dead in Twitter activity with nearly 45,000 tweets.
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*Cumulative includes two replays each for the night.