The first ever holiday episodes of Syfy’s most popular scripted series, Warehouse 13 and Eureka, delivered a winter wonderland of ratings during their premieres on Tuesday, December 7, posting the channel’s most watched Tuesday night in Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54 since July.
At 9PM (ET/PT), Eureka drew 1.92 million total viewers, 913,000 Adults 25-54 and 772,000 Adults 18-49 with a 1.4 HH rating.
At 10PM (ET/PT), Warehouse 13 snagged, bagged and tagged 2.02 million total viewers, 1.06 million Adults 25-54 and 889,000 Adults 18-49, averaging a 1.5 HH rating. Warehouse 13 was also the #2 original series telecast on basic cable in prime among Adults 25-54.
Both series aired during Syfy’s first Countdown to Christmas Week, which runs through December 12 and includes holiday-themed episodes of Hollywood Treasure, Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files, WWE Friday Night SmackDown and the Syfy Saturday Original Movie Ice Quake.
The Eureka episode featured former series regular Matt Frewer returning as Taggert, while Warehouse 13 showcased guest stars Judd Hirsch as the estranged father of Artie Nielsen (Saul Rubinek) and Paul Blackthorne as a harried work-a-holic.