Homeland's Season Finale Becomes Its Most-Watched Episode
The season three finale of Homeland now ranks as the series’ highest-rated episode and night ever, with 2.4 million viewers at 9pm and 2.9 million viewers for the night. (Prior highs were season 2 episode 11 at 9pm and the season 2 finale for the night – vs. 2.7 million).
The season three finale also outperformed the season three premiere by 27 percent at 9 p.m. (vs. 1.88 million) and by 12 percent for the night (vs. 2.6 million).
The network’s No. 1 show, Homeland continues to grow currently averaging seven million weekly viewers to-date, surpassing its second season by 18 percent, and ranking as the show’s highest-rated season ever. A first for Showtime, Homeland is the only network series ever to cross the seven million weekly viewership mark. Homeland has also outpaced Dexter season eight by 13% through the same time frame.