Paramount Network’s 'Yellowstone' Season Finale Breaks More Records With 10.7 Million Views In L+3

Post by: AYS Staff 28 August, 2020
  • Yellowstone Season 3 Finale was most watched original telecast on basic cable since November 2018.
    • S3 finale drew 10.7M total viewers including simulcast and encores.
    • S3 finale drew 7.6M total viewers in L+3 for the Paramount Network 9pm premiere making the episode the most watched in series history
    • S3 finale was the most watched telecast in network history.
    • A whopping 1M more viewers than any other ep in series history
    • Season is up in L+3 with gains of +19% in P25-54 and +18% with P18-49
    • S3 finale vs. S2 finale saw series high key demo increases of:
      • +30% in P25-54
      • +18% in P18-49
      • +33% in P2+


Source: Nielsen; Live+3; ad-supported cable; yearly averages; excludes repeats, news, and sport

Source: Nielsen; Live+3; ad-supported cable; excludes repeats, news, and sports

The series stars world-renowned actor and Oscar®-winner Kevin Costner as John Dutton, who controls the largest, contiguous ranch in the United States. Amid shifting alliances, unsolved murders, open wounds, and hard-earned respect; the ranch is in constant conflict with those it borders; an expanding town, an Indian reservation, and vicious business rivalries.

The Paramount Network original drama is co-produced by 101 Studios. Co-created by Taylor Sheridan and John Linson, “Yellowstone’s” executive producers include John Linson, Art Linson, Taylor Sheridan, Kevin Costner, David C. Glasser, Bob Yari and Stephen Kay.