Kids Next Door Nabs Ratings

The Cartoon Cartoon Fridays premiere of Codename: Kids Next Door was a ratings success for Cartoon Network. The animated series about five kids who mobilize against adult tyranny saw double-digit percentage growth across all target areas for the 7 p.m. time slot. In fact, the 10 p.m. replay drew the largest delivery of kids 6-11 (635,000) and kids 2-11 (1, 192,000) in its time period on all ad-supported cable.

Produced by Curious Pictures, Codename: Kids Next Door became a Cartoon Cartoon original series after an overwhelming majority of Cartoon Network viewers chose it over other hopefuls in an online vote. The series premiered on Friday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m. ET/PT.