‘CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute’ Up Double Digits in Demo

By Brian Flood Comment

CNNH“CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute” delivered 509,000 total viewers and 158,000 in the key A25-54 demo Sunday night, coming in second to repeats of both “Huckabee” and “Hannity” on Fox News.

The show was up +36% in the key A25-54 demo vs. the 2013 “Heroes” telecast, but down -4% in viewers.

The star-studded affair featured Benedict CumberbatchJohn LeguizamoTaye DiggsChristina HendricksMorgan SpurlockQuestloveKelly Ripa and Kathy Griffin 

The 2014 CNN Hero of the Year is Pen Farthing, who founded a nonprofit company that reunites soldiers with stray dogs and cats they took in during combat. Farthing will be awarded $100,000 for his cause.

“CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute” will be re-broadcast this Saturday at 8pmET.