Join us in congratulating Carolyn Strauss (SHS 1981) on Game of Thrones Series All-Time HBO Record

Last night, the Game of Thrones series finale was watched by a record 19.3 million viewers across HBO’s platforms, exceeding the previous series high of 18.4 million viewers from last week. In addition, the episode scored the most-watched single telecast record on HBO ever, with 13.6 million viewers for the 9:00 p.m. airing. 

The previous high (13.4 million) was held by The Sopranos Season 4 premiere (9/15/02). Season 8 of Game of Thrones is averaging 44.2 million viewers per episode in gross audience, an increase of more than 10 million viewers when compared to Season 7.

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