Networks Struggle With Ratings On 'Game of Thrones' Premiere Night

Wochit Headline News - Monday, 17 July 2017
Sunday's broadcast lineup did not have an easy day, because it faced off against the return of HBO's Game of Thrones. CBS led the night with Big Brother earning another 1.8 rating among adults ages 18 to 49 and 6 million viewers. At 9 p.m., Candy Crush dropped three-tenths of a point from its premiere to a 0.8 rating in the key demographic. On ABC, Celebrity Family Feud fell by two-tenths of a point from the prior week, to a 1.1 rating among adults 18 to 49.

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