Sunday’s premiere of HBO’s drama series The Deuce drew more than 2.2 million viewers including multi-platform views, according to network officials.
The Sept. 10 premiere of the series, which stars James Franco and Maggie Gyllenhaal, garnered 830,000 viewers in its premiere run along with 342,000 viewers for a same day replay, according to HBO. In addition, 1.1 million viewers watched the series premiere early on HBO platforms.
The Deuce launch rivals the debut of HBO’s The Night Of miniseries, which tallied 2.1 million viewers during the same timeframe of its July 2016 premiere. The miniseries went on to average a gross audience of 8.2 million viewers, according to HBO.