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‘Game of Thrones’ draws 7.1 mln viewers for blood-filled finale

LOS ANGELES: The blood-filled finale of the fourth season of HBO's fantasy series "Game of Thrones" was watched by 7.1 million viewers, the network said on Monday, topping the 5.4 million people who watched last season's closing episode. The Sunday episode of "Game of Thrones," titled "The Children," concluded with many of the show's leading characters making pivotal decisions that will set their path for next season while a crucial few met their demise. HBO said a gross audience of 9.3 million viewers watched the episode…

‘Game of Thrones’ most popular series in HBO history

NEW YORK: "Game of Thrones," HBO's Emmy-award winning fantasy epic, has surpassed "The Sopranos" as its most popular series ever, the premium cable network said on Thursday. Episodes in the fourth season of the show have an average gross audience of 18.4 million, including repeat showings, video on demand and mobile streaming, which broke the record of 18.2 million set by the 2002 season of the mobster drama, "The Sopranos." Video on demand and delayed viewing habits have changed significantly since 2002, with more options…