After USA Today just noted Big Love's anemic ratings yesterday, HBO has indicated its confidence in the show by renewing it for a fourth season today. Cynics might say this has something to do with the fact that the show is executive produced by Tom Hanks. But in its press release, HBO not only alludes to Big Love's strong critical reception, but also, more importantly, says that it "is averaging nearly five million viewers per episode.
Here’s another one to file under Fantastic And Totally Unsurprising News: HBO announced today that they have renewed Game of Thrones for a fourth season. As we discussed yesterday, the third season debuted to record ratings this wee... Read Post
Ratings shmatings! HBO has picked up its new fantasy series Game of Thrones for a second season, despite relatively weak ratings for its debut on Sunday. This isn't a big surprise: HBO sunk a pile of money into the show, and given t... Read Post