Fans flock to Duck Dynasty finale, break network records
Dec. 7, 2012, 5:32 PM EST
Duck Dynasty's second season finale on Wednesday night (05Dec12) shattered
network records at A&E. Over 6.5 million viewers tuned in to watch the
hour-long special making it the most-watched series telecast in A&E history.
The show, which follows the fortunes of a duck hunting family in Louisiana, has
gone from strength to strength this season on A&E after initially winning
over viewers on the Outdoor Channel. Thrilled A&E president Bob DeBitetto
says, "Duck Dynasty represents the best of A&E's unique brand of
storytelling, showcasing authentic and engaging characters. It's extremely
gratifying to see more and more viewers flocking to the series week after week."
The show's third season will premiere early next year (13).