In the 10 p.m. hour, Oxygen was the #5 cable network among F25-54 and compared to the prior four week time period average, the series premiere saw triple digit growth, up 282 percent in total viewers.
Also, “Preachers of L.A.” was the No. 2 most social cable reality program and #3 most social reality program in primetime with #PreachersofLA trending in the U.S. on Twitter during the premiere.
“Now I know you’ve been watching that junk on TV and I want to tell you right now, not one dime of what you’re sowing right now will buy my suit. I want you to know my car is paid for, I want you to know I got my house on my own,” said Bishop Jakes in his fiery Sunday message at his Potter’s House Church in Dallas. He then goes on to make clear where his money comes from, saying “I have sold enough books and produced enough movies I don’t need your offering to pay for this little slimy suit,” before stating, “I am not from L.A., I’m from Dallas.”
Watch the first season premiere of “Preachers of L.A” HERE:
Now watch last Wednesday night’s episode HERE:
And on Episode 2 of Preachers of L.A., intense meet-ups are abound. First, Bishop Ron Gibson and First Lady Lavette invite Minister Deitrick Haddon and fiancée Dominique out to dinner, via Oxygen.
- The word “noose-ish” may or may not have come out of Jones’ mouth when describing how Loretta makes him feel. In the church, Pastor Jay Haizlip battles with how to handle a former church member’s sex change. What’s the church member’s one request? That Haizlip call him David, not April. Watch the full episode to see how the preachers come to grips with their pressures!