Tom Rieland Archives For: January 11, 2013

Downton Abbey Viewership Exceeds Expectations

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WOSU hosted a High Tea and Premiere of the first hour of Downton Abbey season three at the historic Southern Theatre in Columbus to a packed house.
8:37AM
January
11, 2013

There were over 7.9 million viewers for the premiere of Downton Abbey on PBS stations across the country including WOSU. Good luck, impersonators.  They are lining up at the commercial networks to try to take advantage of the Downton Abbey buzz by doing what they usually do, producing a dumbed down version with commercials every [...]