FX’s ‘Sons Of Anarchy’ Season 6 Premiere Hits Series High

The bikers of FX drama Sons Of Anarchy really revved their engines last night. The 10 PM Season 6 premiere of the Kurt Sutter-created series was watched by 5.87 million viewers Tuesday with 3.94 million among adults 18-49. That’s a series record for SOA in both the demo and in viewership. It also makes the SOA Season 6 debut the No. 1 show on both broadcast and cable TV among the key demo. FX estimates that when the Live+7 numbers come in last night’s show will be the most watched program in the network’s 19-year history. The previous Live+7 record holder was the Season 5 debut of SOA which garnered 5.37 million viewers total and 3.5 million among adults 18-49. In Live+SameDay, Tuesday’s 10 PM 90-minute episode was up 9% from the Season 5 debut overall viewers and up 13% among the adults 18-49 that  SOA’s Season 5 debut drew on September 11, 2012 at 10 PM. (more…)

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