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HBO TV Show Ratings (updated 5/19/15)

hbo-tv-show-ratings-24While HBO execs aren’t tied to the ratings like regular commercial channels, they have to air programs that will keep viewers subscribed. Which of their shows will be cancelled or renewed? We’ll have to wait and see.

Scripted HBO shows listed: Boardwalk Empire, The Comeback, Eastbound & Down, Game of Thrones, Getting On, Girls, Hello Ladies, Jonah from Tonga, The Leftovers, Looking, The Newsroom, Silicon Valley, Togetherness, True Blood, True Detective, and Veep.

Last update: Most recent ratings for Silicon Valley, Veep, and Game of Thrones added.

There’s lots of data that HBO execs look at when deciding whether to renew or cancel a TV series. The ratings for initial airings don’t play as large a role as they do on commercial stations but they are still an indication of how popular a show is. Here’s an updated listing of HBO’s recent/current primetime scripted shows.

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April 1, 2015
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The Leftovers: Season Two Renewal for HBO Series

August 13, 2014
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Vice Principals: New HBO TV show

Vice Principals: HBO Orders New Danny McBride Comedy Series

May 28, 2014
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Eastbound & Down

Eastbound & Down

Kenny Powers' (Danny McBride) future looked bright when, at age 19, he left Shelby County to become a big-time baseball pitcher. Yet here he is now sleeping on his brother Dustin's couch after his pitching slowed down and his obnoxious behavior picked up. While he looks for a way to regain what he lost, he's filling in as a P.E. teacher at his old middle school.
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Witness: No Season Two for HBO Series, At Least for Now

August 5, 2013
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Cancelled or Renewed? HBO and Cinemax TV Shows Status [8/4/13]

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