Spike's 'Fighter' Hits 100

Umstead, R. Thomas
November 2008
Multichannel News;11/17/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 45, p34
The article discusses the success of "The Ultimate Fighter" reality series of Spike TV as it has celebrated its 100th episode on November 12, 2008 in the U.S. The series, produced by Craig Piligian, is the most successful original in Spike's 5-year history. The show has about 1.9 million viewers during its run which started in 2005. It also brought legitimacy to the network that is looking for a stable series to keep its target in the 18-34 age male group.


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