October 20, 2016
By Thanussha Priyah
Cannes – The interactive TV-event The Verdict, which celebrated its world premiere at MIPCOM in Cannes, has scored sensational ratings at its simultaneous broadcast in several European territories. The feature length legal thriller was watched by 6.9 million viewers with a 20 % market share in Germany.
Austrian Television celebrated a 28% market share with an audience of about one million viewers. In Slovakia and the Czech Republic the viewer number lay far above the channel’s average with high responses on social media platforms. Similar to ARD and ORF viewers, the audience at the Cote D’Azur passed judgement on the defendant: “not guilty”.