'Downton Abbey' Series 3 premiere ratings solid, down slightly from Series 2 premiere
Those would be good numbers in the U.S., but considering the smaller U.K. audience, those numbers are big. The share of households was 34.6%, which means over a third of the television viewing audience was tuned in to "Downton."
The premiere is down just slightly from the Series 2 premiere a year ago, which earned about 200,000 more viewers. If you didn't watch, we've got the scoop here in case you want to find out what happened.
Did you watch the Series 3 premiere? What did you think?