'Boardwalk Empire' Third-Season Finale Draws 2.7 Million

Initial Airing Down from Season-Two Finale, but 4.3 Million Combined Audience Up 12/03/2012 4:36 PM Eastern

HBO's finale of Boardwalk Empire's third season on Sunday drew 2.7 million viewers for its 9 p.m. premiere airing, which was down from the season's premiere viewership of 2.9 million.

It was also down 10% from last year's season-two finale viewership of 3 million. An additional 1.6 million tuned across two more replays for a combined audience of 4.3 million, which was up 13% from last year (although the sophomore-season concluder featured only one replay).

For the season to date, Boardwalk Empire averaged a gross audience of 7.6 million viewers.


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