With only some extra episodes left, how did Bravo’s new collection Family Karma do with viewers?
Viewers who’ve tuned in are in love with the most recent Bravo installment. However, any new collection often has to battle to seize new viewers’ consideration. Bravo’s Mexican Dynasties additionally created an enormous cult following. However, the collection was not renewed for an additional season, leaving many viewers feeling let down.
Family Karma viewers hope their new favourite collection received’t expertise the identical destiny and wish to see a second season. Ratings nonetheless often dictate what’s going to occur sooner or later. “As much as people try to say it’s about this and it’s about that, it’s still about the ratings,” Kevin Biegel, co-creator of Cougar Town advised Vox.
Also, Bravo producer Andy Cohen not too long ago shared why The Real Housewives of Miami was canceled after three seasons. “The reason that we let it go was, I remember the ratings went down toward the end of the season,” he mentioned in an Instagram story. “Which never happens. Like it went down for the reunion, and if it’s going down toward the end that’s just never a good sign. But anyway, I hear your love all the time and really appreciate the show and the women.”
How are rankings trending?
Last week’s episode hit a season-high in rankings, in accordance with Bravo Ratings. “S01E06 – 0.690 million viewers (0.23 18-49 demo) *season high in demo*.” Fans reacted with hesitant optimism. One individual remarked on the Twitter thread that the season-high was nonetheless too low. However, others tweeted that exhibits like Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen can produce decrease numbers.
One individual noticed, “Seem like #FamilyKarma is only show which jumped in ratings this week all other shows are down.” Quite a lot of individuals chimed in that they love the present. Plus, followers shared that for a brand new present, the rankings are fairly good.
The collection premiere debuted high on March 8. “S01E01 – 0.740 million viewers (0.22 18-49 demo),” Bravo Ratings tweeted. The collection debuted on the eve of the pandemic disaster because the nation would go into lockdown mode solely weeks later.
Fan teams categorical optimism
Social media fan teams are optimistic the present may earn a second season. In early April, Family Karma Fans on Instagram posted a screenshot of the rankings. The rating confirmed that Family Karma fell on the 39th spot for the evening.
“Some great news in the ratings for #familykarma Up to a 0.21 and 656K Live + Same Day viewers, highest performance since the opening episode,” the group commented together with the screenshot. “That alone would be great, but in an IG Live last week, one of the exec producers mentioned that Bravo was happy with the ratings AND that he was working on distribution for the show in India. All this portends some great vibes for a renewal and a Season 2!”
Later within the month, the fan group shared one other screenshot of the present’s rank improve. The collection was within the 22nd place in mid-April, displaying that Family Karma is gaining traction.
“Wow! A nice little jump for #familykarma in the ratings, up to a 0.23 which is the highest rated episode to date. 690K live and same day viewers, and above expected numbers in the 18-34 demographic,” the group shared. “With only two episodes left in the season, perfect time for this mini-leap. Hope to hear @bravotv make an announcement for a second season soon!”
Family Karma airs Sunday at 9/8c on Bravo.