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'Game Of Thrones' Draws Massive Social Media Chatter

Season seven premiere episode nets 5 million social media interactions

Sunday’s return of HBO’s drama series Game of Thrones drew huge social media interactions from viewers and fans across Twitter and Facebook, according to Nielsen.

The Emmy Award-winning series' seventh season premiere epsiode generated a whopping 5 million social media interactions from more than 3.1 million unique Facebook and Twitter users, according to Nielsen’s daily Social Content Ratings report.

Starz’s drama series Power was a very distant second with 318,000 interactions, followed by CBS Big Brother, Showtime’s Twin Peaks: The Return and FX’s The Strain.

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