Cancellation Watch: Westworld Wraps Up Its First Season on a High Note, The Walking Dexit Slows, Plus the Ratings Roundup

westworld-fordSeason Finale: On Sunday, the Westworld season finale pulled a 1.02 rating based on the overnights for the 18-49 demographic with its highest total viewers yet at 2.24 million. With the multiple airings and the HBO Go and Now streaming factored in, the network reported total viewership of 3.6 million on Sunday night. And according to Deadline Hollywood, the series has averaged 12 million viewers across all platforms making it the most watched first season among all of HBO’s original shows.  Westworld has trended up in the ratings for most of its first season (more on that at this link), something which Game of Thrones did as well in its freshman year.  That show continued to trend up each season and ended this last year as HBO’s most-watched of all-time.  So Westworld is definitely off to a good start in its first season with the ratings moving upwards and fans and critics giving the show high marks. Read the full article at our partner site CancelledSciFi.com.