The first and foremost indicator in favor of renewal is that the show is keeping impressive television ratings. The current fifth premiere has garnered 2.949 million viewers with a 0.78 P18-49 rating. This figure looks pretty high, given the audiences of the last season's premiere, which amounted to 2.62 million viewers. Moreover, this number is even higher in comparison with all the previous season premieres. Thus, the target audience is growing, which indicates the increase the popularity of the reality-TV series among the viewers. As for the sixth season, its debut has drawn 2.915 million viewers with a 0.66 key demo. The figures look just a bit lower compared Season 5. The the viewership of this reality television show appears to be steady.
Although the show's average score appears to be a bit low on IMDb (6,9/10 > 2,000 votes), the viewers still love The Curse of Oak Island. For example, 96% of the Google users voted that they like this television series. The viewers of Hulu rated the reality show at 4.5 out of 5 stars. Besides, HISTORY calls The Curse of Oak Island the network's #1 series in key demographics. Also worth noting that HISTORY covers over 96 million homes. Therefore, it's not so easy for any TV show to climb onto the 1st place in such a vast network.
Finally, we believe that The Curse of Oak Island is a long-term project due to its concept. Indeed, no one knows, is it, in fact, possible to discover the treasures on a distant island relying on various myths and legends? After all, the research might last eternally. Perhaps, one day, the guys manage to stumble upon the real treasures, while their efforts might conclude without a result. So we pray for their persistence and perseverance. Eventually, we want to see them rich upon returning from such a tedious expedition.
The Curse of Oak Island premiered in January 2014 on HISTORY. The show rapidly became popular among the target audience shortly after its debut. Prometheus Entertainment served as a developer of the reality show. Kevin Burns acts as the executive producer. The show was a success within five seasons. The current sixth season looks even more successful. There have been no official reports regarding Season 7 as of yet.
The Curse of Oak Island Brief OverviewTwo brothers Marty and Rick Lagina are confident that Oak Island hides fabulous treasures. Numerous legends and myths surround this distant island. For centuries, the hordes of bounty hunters made their attempts to discover the untold wealth on this spot in the ocean. However, most of them died during the expedition. Since then, people call this place cursed.
Two enthusiasts found the idea brilliant to disclose the mystery of Oak Island. However, unlike other misfortune treasure hunters, they were pretty serious about this matter. The Lagina brothers use the modern equipment and technology to deal with many obstacles along the way. So, this time, their efforts might, in fact, turn not in vain. However, it seems that the island doesn't want to obey as the guys are trying to conquer Oak Island already within five seasons.