MTV Renews a Hit Coming of Age Drama "Finding Carter" for a Second Season
August 25, 2014 - Finding Carter
MTV RENEWS THE HIT COMING OF AGE DRAMA “FINDING CARTER” FOR A SECOND SEASON
“Finding Carter” Airs Tonight during 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on MTV
Santa Monica, CA (August 19, 2014) – MTV announced now a deteriorate dual pick-up of a newest scripted play series, “Finding Carter,” for 12 all-new episodes. The entrance of age play is now 2014’s #1 new wire array with 12-34 year olds and with teens. To date, a array is averaging a clever 2.0 P12-34 rating and 2.2 million sum viewers (live+3).
“The artistic minds behind ‘Finding Carter’ did an well-developed pursuit bringing this story to life and sketch a assembly in,” pronounced President of MTV Programming, Susanne Daniels. “I’m looking brazen to another deteriorate following Carter on her journey.”
In tonight’s episode, entitled “Half Baked,” Carter and Taylor learn Elizabeth’s event and group adult to force their mom to come clean. But when this explanation threatens to destroy a Wilson family, Carter contingency confirm either she’s peaceful to do a inconceivable in sequence to move a family behind together. “Finding Carter” front Tuesdays during 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on MTV. Click here for a demeanour during a Mid-Season Trailer.
“Finding Carter” continues to knowledge clever ratings rises with live+3 viewing. On average, a array garners a scarcely 70 percent boost when accounting for 3 days of behind viewing. Episode 5 some-more than doubled a rating with a 111 percent lift (1.9 vs. 0.9), part 6 jumped 82 percent (2.0 vs. 1.1) and final week’s part increasing 100 percent (1.8 vs. 0.9).
“Finding Carter” is a #1 streamed new array on MTV.com and in a MTV app with over 5 million streams in 2014. #FindingCarter and #NewFindingCarter have been array one USA and Worldwide trending topics any week. Socially, a uncover has over 17 million Twitter impressions to date and over 62 million Facebook impressions to date.
“Finding Carter” is an radical family play that centers on Carter, a teenage lady who thinks she has a ideal life until one night after a military bust during a high propagandize celebration she is told that a lady who she believes to be her biological mom indeed abducted her as a toddler. Now Carter contingency lapse to a family who suspicion they had mislaid her. As she navigates mint parents, a twin sister, high propagandize and boys, Carter vows to find Lori before a military constraint a usually mom she’s ever famous and put her behind bars.
The expel includes Kathryn Prescott as “Carter,” Anna Jacoby-Heron as “Taylor,” Cynthia Watros as “Elizabeth,” Alexis Denisof as “David,” Zac Pullam as “Grant,” Alex Saxon as “Max,” Milena Govich as “Lori,” Jesse Henderson as “Gabe,” Eddie Matos as “Kyle,” Vanessa Morgan as “Bird,” Jesse Carere as “Ofe,” Caleb Ruminer as “Crash,” Meredith Baxter as “Grandma Joan,” and Robert Pine as “Grandpa Buddy.”
“Finding Carter” is Executive Produced by Terri Minsky (“Carrie Diaries”), Deborah Spera (“Army Wives”), Maria Grasso (“Army Wives”), and Alexander Motlagh (“Single Ladies”), and was combined by Emily Silver (“Bones”).
Season one of “Finding Carter” will premiere opposite MTV’s general channels commencement in Jan 2015 (check internal listings).
To learn some-more about a expel and a series, greatfully revisit a uncover page on MTV.com. Fans can also follow a uncover on Twitter @finding_carter and “like” it on Facebook here.
Source: Nielsen, L+3 by 08/13/14, P12-34 unless remarkable otherwise. Series rankers= ad-supported + compensate cable, 12/30/13- 08/10/14, sorted on L+3 000s.
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