It seems summer has just begun, but one show has already been declared cable’s most-watched original telecast of the summer. Paramount Network sent out word today that its hit show “Yellowstone” has the honor.
The show’s season two premiere on Wednesday, June 19, delivered 5 million total viewers, Paramount said. It was also the most-watched premiere in Paramount Network history, according to the announcement.
The telecast delivered a 1.7 rating in adults 18-49, up 49% from the series premiere. The ratings represented a series high for “Yellowstone,” and numbers rose more than 100% across all key demos with L+3 viewing.
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