Born Again Virgin

Born Again Virgin is an American comedy-drama series, created by Ranada Shepard, that premiered on TV One on August 5, 2015.[2][3] The pilot episode preview aired on February 6, 2015.[4] The single-camera project set in Atlanta, and stars Danielle Nicolet as a 30-something writer who decides to become celibate after unsuccessful dates and relationships. Meagan Holder and Eva Marcille co-star as her best friends, while R&B singer Durrell "Tank" Babbs plays her neighbor and love interest.[5]

Born Again Virgin
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Genre
Created byRanada Shepard
Starring
Narrated byDanielle Nicolet
Composer(s)Kenneth Lampl
Adam Lindquist
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes14
Production
Executive producer(s)
  • Ranada Shepard
  • Eric Tomosunas
  • Lamar Chase
  • Tia A. Smith
Camera setupSingle-camera
Running time22 minutes
Production company(s)Swirl Films
Release
Original networkTV One
Picture format
Original releaseJuly 28, 2015 –
March 29, 2016
External links
Website

On September 8, 2015, Born Again Virgin was renewed for a 12-episode second season,[6] which premiered on Tuesday, December 8, 2015. In 2016, Danielle Nicolet announced on social media that the show is not going forward for a third season.

Cast and charactersEdit

ReceptionEdit

The premiere episode on August 5, 2015 garnered 264,000 viewers on live broadcast.[7] TV One later announced that the series reached 1.4 million unique viewers P2+, Live +3.[8] On the second week, the live audience grew to 310,000.[9]

EpisodesEdit

Season 1 (2015)Edit

No. in
season
No. in
series
Title Original air date U.S. viewers
11"Pilot"July 28, 2015 (2015-07-28)419,000[10]
22"No New Friends"August 5, 2015 (2015-08-05)264,000[7]
33"Go Hard or Go Home"August 5, 2015 (2015-08-05)220,000[11]
44"Back on Top"August 12, 2015 (2015-08-12)310,000[9]
55"Slaying Your Dragons"August 19, 2015 (2015-08-19)205,000[12]
66"Extra"August 26, 2015 (2015-08-26)240,000[13]
77"Secret Garden"September 2, 2015 (2015-09-02)180,000[14]
88"The Fight"September 9, 2015 (2015-09-09)300,000[15]
99"Off to See the Wizard"September 16, 2015 (2015-09-16)339,000[16]
1010"TMF"September 16, 2015 (2015-09-16)279,000[16]

Season 2 (2015—2016)Edit

No. in
season
No. in
series
Title Original air date U.S. viewers
111"Home, Sweet Old Folks Home"December 8, 2015 (2015-12-08)169,000[17]
212"No Support Hose"December 15, 2015 (2015-12-15)180,000[18]
313"We Build Monsters"December 22, 2015 (2015-12-22)225,000[19]
414"Sex, Kings and Wigs"December 29, 2015 (2015-12-29)262,000[20]
515"Mama-Pause"February 9, 2016 (2016-02-09)262,000[21]
616"Jenna Double D's"February 16, 2016 (2016-02-16)169,000[22]
717"Call A Spade A Spade"February 23, 2016 (2016-02-23)169,000[23]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ""Born Again Virgin" Danielle Nicolet - HelloBeautiful". HelloBeautiful. Retrieved 7 August 2015.
  2. ^ Tambay A. Obenson (10 July 2015). "TV One's New Scripted Comedy 'Born Again Virgin' Gets a S - Shadow and Act". Shadow and Act. Archived from the original on 18 August 2015. Retrieved 7 August 2015.
  3. ^ "TV One high on 'Born Again Virgin' debuting August 5 - Radio and TV Talk". Retrieved 7 August 2015.
  4. ^ "Shows A-Z - born again virgin on tv one - TheFutonCritic.com". Retrieved 18 January 2016.
  5. ^ Tambay A. Obenson (27 July 2015). "Watch Full Pilot Episode of TV One's New Scripted Comedy - Shadow and Act". Shadow and Act. Archived from the original on 3 August 2015. Retrieved 7 August 2015.
  6. ^ Denise Petski. "'Born Again Virgin' Renewed For Season 2 By TV One - Deadline". Deadline. Retrieved 18 January 2016.
  7. ^ a b Metcalf, Mitch (August 6, 2015). "ShowBuzz Daily's Top 100 Wednesday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 8.5.2015". Show BuzzDaily. Retrieved September 3, 2015.
  8. ^ "TV One's 'Born Again Virgin' Premiere Night Reaches 1.4 Million Total Viewers". TV by the Numbers. August 10, 2015. Retrieved August 10, 2015.
  9. ^ a b Metcalf, Mitch (August 13, 2015). "ShowBuzz Daily's Top 100 Wednesday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 8.12.2015". ShowBuzz Daily. Retrieved August 16, 2015.
  10. ^ Kondolojy, Amanda (February 12, 2015). "TV One's Premiere of the 46th NAACP Image Awards Drives Weekend of History-Making Ratings". TV by the Numbers. Tribune Digital Ventures. Retrieved September 3, 2015.
  11. ^ Pucci, Douglas (August 6, 2015). "Wednesday Final Nationals: 'Mr. Robinson' on NBC Scores Most-Watched Summer Broadcast Network Comedy Debut in Eight Years". TV Media Insights. Retrieved September 27, 2015.
  12. ^ Metcalf, Mitch (August 20, 2015). "ShowBuzz Daily's Top 100 Wednesday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 8.19.2015". ShowBuzz Daily. Retrieved September 3, 2015.
  13. ^ Metcalf, Mitch (August 27, 2015). "ShowBuzz Daily's Top 100 Wednesday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 8.26.2015". ShowBuzz Daily. Retrieved September 3, 2015.
  14. ^ Metcalf, Mitch (September 3, 2015). "ShowBuzz Daily's Top 100 Wednesday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 9.2.2015". ShowBuzz Daily. Archived from the original on September 4, 2015. Retrieved September 3, 2015.
  15. ^ Metcalf, Mitch (September 10, 2015). "Showbuzz Daily's Top 100 Wednesday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 9.9.2015". Showbuzz Daily. Retrieved September 12, 2015.
  16. ^ a b Metcalf, Mitch (September 17, 2015). "ShowBuzzDaily's Top 100 Wednesday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 9.16.2015". Showbuzz Daily. Retrieved September 17, 2015.
  17. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Update: 12.8.2015". Retrieved 18 January 2016.
  18. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Update: 12.15.2015". Retrieved 18 January 2016.
  19. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Update: 12.22.2015". Retrieved 18 January 2016.
  20. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Update: 12.22.2015". Retrieved 18 January 2016.
  21. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Friday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 2.5.2016 - Showbuzz Daily". www.showbuzzdaily.com. Retrieved 23 July 2018.
  22. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Update: 12.8.2015". Retrieved 18 January 2016.
  23. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Update: 12.8.2015". Retrieved 18 January 2016.

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