Almost Naked Animals off to a strong start on CITV

Samantha Loveday

By Samantha Loveday

December 7th 2011 at 10:24AM
Almost Naked Animals off to a strong start on CITV

Licensing programme given a boost as series hits the top spot on channel.

9 Story Entertainment's Almost Naked Animals is proving popular with CITV audiences, hitting the number one spot on the channel for the week beginning November 21st.

The 4.45pm airing on November 23rd attracted 237,000 viewers among the kids four to 16 age group (12.2 per cent share of the viewing), including 171,000 viewers among the four to nine age group (16.2 per cent share of the viewing).

This made the programme the most-watched after-school children's show among kids aged four to nine in its slot.

"We couldn't be happier with how well Almost Naked Animals is doing on CITV among the terrific children's programming choices in the UK," said Natalie Osborne, EVP business development at 9 Story Entertainment.

Lisle International Licensing represents the UK rights for the series, with The Licensing Shop managing the brand worldwide.