High Society
GenreReality Series
Created byAndrew Glassman
Tinsley Mortimer
Mike Aho
StarringTinsley Mortimer
Opening themeAll the Right Moves by OneRepublic
Country of originUnited States
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes8
Production
Executive producersAndrew Glassman
Mike Aho
CinematographyHorea Laptes (Paris)
Danny Stocker (Paris)
Camera setupMulti-camera
Running timeapprox. 20 mins
Production companiesGlassman Media
IMG Media
Release
Original networkThe CW
Original releaseMarch 10 (2010-03-10) –
April 28, 2010 (2010-04-28)

High Society is reality show following the lives of Tinsley Mortimer, a Manhattan socialite, and her friends.[1][2][3][4] It was originally scheduled to air every Wednesday at 9 pm after America's Next Top Model but due to low ratings the network decided to push it back half hour to air after Fly Girls.[5]

Starring

Episodes

Season 1

The first season of High Society consisted of 8 episodes. It premiered on March 10, 2010 and finished Season 1 on April 28, 2010. The series premiered on March 10, 2010 on The CW, with 1.26 million viewers.[6] The second episode of High Society improved over its premiere 22% in women 18-34 (1.1/3) and 13% in women 18-49 (0.9/2). The series averaged 0.8 million viewers. It was the lowest-rated primetime series on an American broadcast network for the 2009-10 television season.[7]

No.TitleOriginal air dateProd.
code
U.S. viewers
(millions)
1"She's Flying Solo"March 10, 2010 (2010-03-10)1011.26 [6]
2"Prince Un-Charming"March 17, 2010 (2010-03-17)1021.20 [6]
3"Plus One"March 24, 2010 (2010-03-24)1030.79[8]
4"Page Sixed"March 31, 2010 (2010-03-31)1040.75[9]
5"The War Is On"April 7, 2010 (2010-04-07)1051.04[10]
6"The Uninvited"April 14, 2010 (2010-04-14)1060.77[11]
7"Retail Therapy"April 21, 2010 (2010-04-21)1070.87
8"Last Call"April 28, 2010 (2010-04-28)1080.80[12]

Season 2

A second season of High Society was rumored for a 2011 airdate. The second season would've been located in the Hamptons starring Tinsley Mortimer and a whole new cast.[13] However, the show was officially cancelled on May 20, 2010.[14]

References

  1. ^ VanDerWerff, Emily (March 10, 2010). "High Society". The A.V. Club. Retrieved October 6, 2019.
  2. ^ Patterson, Troy (March 10, 2010). "Tinsley Mortimer's reality show, High Society". Slate. Retrieved November 15, 2018.
  3. ^ Lloyd, Robert (March 10, 2010). "'High Society' on the CW". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved November 15, 2018.
  4. ^ Pierce, Scott (March 10, 2010). "The CW's 'High Society' is about as low as you can go". Deseret News. Retrieved November 15, 2018.
  5. ^ "With High Society Already a Ratings Disaster, CW Moves Fly Girls In Front of It". TVBytheNumbers. March 15, 2010. Archived from the original on November 15, 2018. Retrieved November 15, 2018.
  6. ^ a b c Seidman, Robert (March 11, 2010). "TV Ratings: American Idol Down, But Still Dominates; Modern Family Rebounds". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved February 23, 2013.
  7. ^ "Final 2009-10 Broadcast Primetime Show Average Viewership". TV By The Numbers by zap2it.com. Archived from the original on 2010-11-21.
  8. ^ Seidman, Robert (March 25, 2010). "TV Ratings: Human Target Drops 13% vs Survivor; Idol Rises; "Fly Girls" Crashes on Takeoff". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved February 23, 2013.
  9. ^ Seidman, Robert (April 1, 2010). "TV Ratings: Human Target Up; American Idol Down; "Minute" Repeat Is Strong for NBC". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved February 23, 2013.
  10. ^ Seidman, Robert (April 8, 2010). "TV Ratings: Human Target Down a Touch; Idol Wins Again; CBS Comedies, "CSI: NY" See Series Lows". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved February 23, 2013.
  11. ^ "Wednesday Broadcast Finals: The Middle, Modern Family, Cougar Town Adjusted Up; Ugly Betty Down". The Programming Insider. Mediaweek. April 15, 2010. Archived from the original on April 21, 2010. Retrieved April 15, 2010.
  12. ^ "Wednesday Broadcast Finals: Modern Family, American Idol, Top Model Adjusted Up; High Society Down". Tv By The Numbers. April 29, 2010. Archived from the original on May 6, 2010. Retrieved 2010-04-29.
  13. ^ Hilton, Perez (April 19, 2010). "Why???? High Society Returns Next Season!". PerezHilton.com. Retrieved February 23, 2013.
  14. ^ "No future for 'High Society'". Page Six. July 12, 2010. Retrieved November 15, 2018.