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TV One’s ‘Rickey Smiley For Real’ Reaches 1.8M Total Unique Viewers 2+


 TV One’s docu-series Rickey Smiley For Real garners its most watched episode in series history among all key demos (0.61 HHLDS, 0.66 W25-54, 0.54 W18-49, 0.45 P25-54, 0.39 P18-49 and 0.28/ P2+). Featuring nationally syndicated radio personality, host and stand-up comedian Rickey Smiley, the May 31 episode captured Smiley’s first face-to-face encounter with Craig, a teenager he’s helped raise since he was 6-years old, and who ran away. More than 1.8 Million Unique Total Viewers 2+tuned in for the night to see if Smiley was going to cut ties with his nephew.

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“Rickey Smiley For Real,” cast members Da Brat, Rickey Smiley, Porsha Williams and Gary Hayes
attend the season two premiere party at SCAD Show in Atlanta


Rickey Smiley For Real is an hour-long series that takes a humorous look at his life as he manages his career, single fatherhood and personal life. The second season, which finds Smiley concentrating more on the three F’s – Fun, Family, and Focus, premieres new episodes every Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET. For more information on TV One’s Rickey Smiley For Real, visit the network’s companion website at
TV One viewers can also join the conversation by connecting via social media on TwitterInstagramFacebook and Periscope (@tvonetv) using the hash tag #RickeySmileyForReal and catch clips and promos on TV One’s YouTube Channel.
For more information on Smiley’s personal and professional background, please visit: and

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