'Jersey Shore' Finale Draws 3.1M Viewers

Least-Watched Finale in Series History 12/21/2012 4:40 PM Eastern

The series finale of MTV's reality series Jersey Shore drew just 3.1 million viewers on Thursday, concluding as its least-watched finale on record.

That was also down 34% from the sixth-season premiere on Oct. 4 (4.7 million viewers). Among persons 18 to 49, the finale drew a 1.8 rating. At its peak, Jersey Shore, the most-watched series in MV history, averaged almost 9 million total viewers.

The franchise has launched a few spin-offs in The Pauly D Project and Snooki & JWOWW, which premieres its second season in January. The network also recently greenlit a Vinny Guadagnino talk show.


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