Ratings: Newsroom on Par With Game of Thrones Debut, Army Wives Returns Strong

Aaron Sorkin’s The Newsroom premiered on Sunday night to 2.1 million total viewers, landing it well above the audience for HBO’s most recent — and quickly/briefly-renewed — drama debut, Luck (which drew 1.1 mil), and just shy of Game of Thrones‘ own series launch (2.2 mil).

Newsroom‘s 10 pm audience pales versus what Boardwalk Empire bowed to (in 2010) but trumped True Blood‘s …READ MORE