Canada’s Got Talent brings top numbers for Citytv

The Sunday night reality show debut brought in an average of 1.5 million viewers to the channel.

The Sunday premiere of Canada’s Got Talent brought in an average of 1.5 million (2+) viewers, according to BBM Canada numbers provided by Rogers Media, making it the most-watched debut on Citytv in network history.

Launching at 8 p.m. on Citytv, the Canadian spin-off of the reality series format brought in a total of 2.8 million viewers, who tuned into some or all of the episode.

The second night of Canada’s Got Talent ran Monday night at 7 p.m. on Citytv.

The premiere season of the Canadian show is sponsored by Tim Hortons, Nissan Canada, Rogers Communications, Research In Motion (RIM), Wrigley, ConAgra Foods, Walt Disney Canada and the Division of Tourism and Transportation of the Tobago House of Assembly.