The finale averaged 541,000 adults 18-49 and 213,000 adults 18-34, according to Nielsen.
Monday’s season eight finale of Telemundo’s longest-running series, El Señor de los Cielos, positioned the network as the #1 Spanish-language network in primetime, delivering a 9:00pm-11:00pm average of 541,000 adults 18-49 and 213,000 adults 18-34, according to Nielsen.
The two-hour finale also propelled the high-octane production to the #1 spot among primetime dramas regardless of language, among adults 18-49 and 18-34. Telemundo recently announced the return of the hit series for a ninth season coming in 2024.
Locally, the finale of El Señor de los Cielos ranked as the #1 show in broadcast regardless of language in Los Angeles, New York, Miami and Houston, as well as the #1 Spanish-language television show in Chicago, in the 9-11pm timeslot, among adults 18-49.
On digital, the season eight finale of El Señor de los Cielos broke the Telemundo App’s live records, achieving the highest live linear starts for a series finale since 2021.
Furthermore, El Señor de los Cielos ranked as the #1 most social Spanish-language series on finale night, and #2 regardless of language behind NBC’s The Voice, based on total interactions.