'Spartacus: War of the Damned' Premiere Falls Short of 'Vengeance'Final season of Starz drama opens 12% below last January 1/28/2013 04:56:20 PM Eastern
The season premiere of Spartacus: War of the Damned
drew 1.84 million total viewers to Starz over three airings on Friday, Jan. 25,
about 12% from the premiere night viewership of Spartacus: Vengeance
a year ago.
Its 9 p.m. debut averaged 930,000 total viewers with an
additional 469,000 and 443,000 viewers tuning in for the 10 p.m. and 11 p.m.
Through Jan. 27, the first episode of Spartacus'
final season earned 2.5 million viewers, pacing just behind the 2.7 million
views for Vengeance during its premiere weekend.