Hitched or Ditched
Presented byTanya McQueen
Country of originUnited States
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes6
Production
Executive producersMike Fleiss
Chris Coelen
Release
Original networkThe CW
Original releaseMay 26 –
June 30, 2009 (2009-06-30)
External links
Website

Hitched or Ditched is a reality series that showed on The CW from May 26 to June 30, 2009. It was hosted by Tanya McQueen.

Show Format

Each episode is focusing on couples who are in long-term relationships but have not yet taken that big leap into marriage. Nominated by a friend who believes it's either time for the couple to tie to the knot or break up, each episode features a different couple who accept their friend's proposition to set a wedding date in one week's time. The series premiere gained 1.42 million viewers and a 0.7 rating in both Adults 18-49 and 18-34 demo. It was ultimately canceled after just 6 episodes.[1]

Development

It was announced on October 13, 2008 that The CW had ordered six episodes of a new wedding-themed reality series from RDF USA and The Bachelor producer Mike Fleiss, under the working title "For Better Or Worst".[2] On April 6, 2009 the network announced that the show will premiere during summer on Tuesday, May 25 at 9/8c after the season finale of Reaper.[3]

Ratings

Order Episode Viewers (millions)[4]
1 "Don't hate the player" 1.43
2 "Rescue me from your mum" 1.40
3 "Bastards out of California" 1.48
4 "The White Devil" 1.19
5 "A Cheater In Bean Town" 1.14
6 "Windy City Dilemma" 1.03

References

  1. ^ Gorman, Bill (May 27, 2009). "Tuesday Ratings: CBS Repeats Win Again; Diamonds Not ABC's Best Friend". TV by the Numbers. Archived from the original on October 14, 2012. Retrieved February 23, 2013.
  2. ^ "Development Update: Monday, October 13". The Futon Critic. October 13, 2008. Retrieved February 23, 2013.
  3. ^ "The CW Announces Two Reality Series Premieres for Summer 2009". The Futon Critic. April 6, 2009. Retrieved February 23, 2013.
  4. ^ "CW TV Ratings". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved February 23, 2013.