“Thrones” returns after a week off
“Game of Thrones” returned to 7.2 million viewers Sunday, earning its second-biggest audience so far. The season finale of “Silicon Valley,” meanwhile, was up slightly from its last new episode, finishing with 1.7 million viewers.
“Game of Thrones” originally airs at 9 p.m. Including a repeat, it had 8.2 million viewers. Combined with its replay, “Silicon Valley,” which airs originally at 10 p.m., had 2 million viewers for the night.
“Veep” was on track with its last new episode, earning 1.1 million viewers at 10:30 and 1.3 million for the night
“Last Week Tonight With John Oliver” dipped slightly from two weeks ago, but still earned nearly 1 million viewers at 11 and 1.2 million viewers for the night.
Saturday night’s telecast of the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony was up sharply from prior years, scoring 918,000 viewers.