Jersey Shore Posts MTV Canada Audience Highs

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The fourth season debut Thursday night for the MTV reality series posts a season premiere and series high for MTV Canada.

TORONTO – How do you say Canadian primetime hit in Italian?

A record 808,000 total Canadian viewers tuned in to Thursday night's Jersey Shore fourth season bow from Italy, representing the highest-ever audience for MTV Canada.

That’s 114 per cent up on the 377,000 total viewers that took in the Jersey roommates’ third season premiere, according to BBM Canada data.