The third season finale of Claire Danes and Damian Lewis‘ hit series Homeland aired last night and it achieved the best ratings the show has seen for any episode yet!
For the 9pm airing, there were a total of 2.4 million viewers and adding in the encore showing, 2.9 million people watched the show that night, ranking it as the series’ most-watched night ever.
Even though many fans and critics have been calling out the show for having a weak season, it is the most-watched season to date with 7 million weekly viewers when counting DVR, On Demand, and encore plays, according to THR.
Airing after the Homeland finale, the freshman drama Masters of Sex reached 1.2 million viewers at 10pm, up 21 percent from its series premiere back in September.
Make sure to check out our recap of the Homeland season finale if you missed it!
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