Miss Seventeen a Hit for MTV

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MTV’s new reality show, Miss Seventeen, drew 2.02 million total viewers for its premiere Oct 17 at 10 p.m., according to Nielsen Media Research. That's nearly double the network’s third-quarter average in prime of 1.16 million.

The reality competition pits 17 girls against each other for the chance to earn an internship at Seventeen magazine and a photo on its cover.

Seventeen’s editor, Atoosa Rubenstein, serves as the judge, communicating with the girls via a TV screen in the house.