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Top BBC Three shows get over 1 mln iPlayer requests in 6 wks

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Youth oriented channel BBC Three has announced some viewer figures six weeks after it switched from DTT to online only. BBC Three controller Damian Kavanagh wrote in a blog post, "It's been busy at BBC Three. We left TV behind six weeks ago and since then we've had a range of new shows, new formats and new talent cutting through. Our shows have been permanent fixtures in BBC iPlayer's most popular with all episodes of Thirteen, Sex In Strange Places, Cuckoo and Life And Death Row featuring in the top 5."

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Countries: United Kingdom
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