16 Million viewers made Game of Thrones Premiere the most watched episode of the Tv series
After the longest season hiatus in its history, the season 7 Premiere of HBO Game of Thrones attracted about 16.1 million viewers last night making it the most watched episode of the tv series since it debuted in 2011.
The season premiere attracted 10.1 million live viewers, with another 6 million on streaming services according to HollywoodReporter.
Prior to the release of Season 7 premiere "Dragonstone", Game of Throne season 6 finale of last year held the title of most watched Game of Thrones episode in the series’s history with 8.89 million viewers.
Game of Thrones tv series had in 2014 surpassed "The Sopranos" as the most-watched series in HBO history.
The pilot episode of the show was aired in April 2011. Game of Thrones Seventh season will run seven episodes through August 27.