Home of the Dragon Soars as HBO’s Most Watched Premiere Ever
In HBO’s private sport of thrones, Home of the Dragon is already king.
Practically 10 million viewers (9.986 million to be actual) watched the Sport of Thrones prequel’s premiere on Sunday night time, throughout linear and HBO Max platforms within the U.S. That provides Home of the Dragon the biggest premiere viewers for a brand new unique sequence within the community’s historical past.
“It was great to see thousands and thousands of Sport of Thrones followers return with us to Westeros final night time,” HBO and HBO Max’s Chief Content material Officer Casey Bloys stated in a press release. “Home of the Dragon options an extremely gifted forged and crew who poured their coronary heart and soul into the manufacturing, and we’re ecstatic with viewers’ constructive response. We look ahead to sharing with audiences what else George, Ryan, and Miguel have in retailer for them this season.”
TVLine readers gave the much-ballyhooed sequence premiere a median grade of “A-“; learn our recap and publish mortem.
Moreover, main as much as the premiere of Home of the Dragon, the library of unique Sport of Thrones episodes simply wrapped its strongest week but on HBO Max, capping a seven-week stretch of week-over-week progress in engagement. The weekly common for Sport of Thrones viewing in August to date is sort of 90 p.c above June and practically 50 p.c increased than July.
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