“1883” Sets Paramount+ Premiere Record

Originally published on Dark Horizons by Garth Franklin


Sunday’s premiere of the “Yellowstone” prequel series “1883” set a new record for ViacomCBS’ Paramount+ streaming platform.

According to the company, the show had the most-watched original series premiere – more than doubling the previous viewership record.

While they didn’t provide any ratings data, Nielsen’s ratings for the episode’s airing on Paramount Network would seem to agree with that assessment as the linear telecast drew a strong 4.9 million total viewers in Live+Same Day ratings.

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