Viewers tuned into Canadian channel Space
in record numbers on Saturday night where the debut of Peter Capaldi
as the Twelfth Time Lord, Deep Breath
, delivered 805,000 viewers
, making it the number 1 program of the day on all of television among the key A25-54 and A18-49 demographic, and the most-watched Space episode this broadcast-year-to-date, reaching nearly 1.4 million viewers overall.
On Twitter, #DoctorWho garnered more than 5,000 tweets on Saturday, creating an estimated 6.5 million estimated impressions on the social media platform in Canada. Throughout the day, multiple Doctor Who related topics appeared in the Top 10 trending list.