March 17, 2011 2:50pm PT by Philiana Ng
The Situation Bombing Delivers Ratings for Donald Trump Roast
Comedy Central’s Donald Trump roast on Tuesday night delivered.
The 10:30 p.m. broadcast drew 3.5 million viewers — the most-watched cable telecast in its time slot — and a 2.21 rating in the 18-49 demographic.
Trump’s roast drew a 4.27 rating in men 18-34 and a 5.5 in men 18-24. It was the highest-rated roast to date for Comedy Central and the most-watched in the men 18-24 demo.
The program placed No. 1 across all key demos at 10:30 p.m., including adults 18-49 and 18-34.