“Skins” continues ratings decline; what went wrong with heavily hyped show?


Not quite a million people tuned in to watch the fifth episode of MTV’s controversial teen drama “Skins” last Monday night, a major drop from the 3.2-plus million people who watched the premiere on January 19.

By means of comparison, despite outcry from various Italian-American groups over perpetuating negative stereotypes, the first season of “Jersey Shore” built on its lack-luster premiere of 1.375 million viewers to reach over 3 million by its fifth episode, becoming MTV’s most-watched show. (read more at FoxNews.com)

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s