In Preliminary Numbers, FX's Justified Has Best Series Premiere Since The Shield

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March 17th, 2010

Update: 4.16 million average viewers, the second best premiere in FX history trailing only The ShieldMore details on Justified's premiere Nielsen ratings.

I still haven't seen any actual numbers yet, though I'm sure we'll see some of them this afternoon  -- cable networks are notorious for not releasing early numbers.

But FX PR honcho  John Solberg tweeted that Justified scored the best FX numbers for a premiere in both total viewers and men 18-49 since the premiere of The Shield in 2002.

 
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