….sets new rating records
Since its return to TV screen, Game of the throne in its six season is back with a huge reveal, and new rating record.
Titled The Red Woman, the premiere episode came to an end with Melisandre, in the privacy of her quarters, removing her magical necklace to reveal her true form as an ancient crone.
Nielsen estimates that 7.944 million watched the premiere telecast on Sunday, the third-largest audience to date for the show.
The numbers are a bit below its season five 7.997 million premiere numbers and finale 8.112 million numbers.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the episode was watched by a total of 10.7 million viewers on Sunday night when the flagship channel and online streaming numbers were added up.