On Monday, January 21 Rai1 broadcast the 4th episode of drama series La Compagnia del Cigno (12x50') that achieved 5.219.000 viewers and an audience share of 21.36%. Produced by Indigo and Rai Fiction. Set in a conservatory Giuseppe Verdi with 7 young talented musicians and a terrible director. Starring Alessio Boni and Anna Valle.
In the same slot Canale5 premiered the animated graphic novel Adrian (9 episodes) produced by Clan Celentano, designed by Milo Manara and written by Adriano Celentano. 1st episode recorded in the initial part "Waiting for Adrian", 5.997.000 viewers and an audience share 21.93% and in the animated part 4.544.000 viewers and 19.08% of share.
In the afternoon, TV8 premiered new cooking show Pupi & Fornelli that scored 283.000 viewers and an audience share of 1.6%. Hosted by Pupo and Chef Tomei. Produced by Fremantle.