The first episode of the fourth season of The Walking Dead, aired on AMC on Sunday, October 7, became the highest-rated episode of this TV project.
A press release from the TV channel says that the premiere episode was watched 16.1 million viewers, of which 10.4 million are in the 18 to 49 age group. Sunday Night Ratings Confirm The Walking Dead continue to be the number one show among all television programs for the most coveted audience from 18 to 49 years old. The 2013-2014 season premiere rating is currently ahead of all TV projects, including NFL prime-time matches. Taking into account the number of viewers who watched the premiere episode on air, it can be assumed that that total views will exceed 20 million.
Previous record for The Walking Dead belonged to the final episode of the third season and had 12.4 million viewers in total, of which 8.1 million were viewers between 18 and 49 years old.
The Topic of Article: The fourth season of The Walking Dead kicks off with a record.