Fans of OWN flagship series ‘Greenleaf’ apparently couldn’t wait to get their eyes and ears on the latest happenings of the pastoral family if TV ratings are anything to judge by.
With word its season 5 (which premiered June 23) is set to be its farewell season, viewers tune into the network in droves to see the fivesome’s latest and last drama unfold.
In fact, the viewership figures rocked competition across all of TV land and made the Craig Wright-directed series the #1 rated scripted show on cable Tuesday night.
Viewership: 1.31 million
With all ratings data considered (demo, viewership, etc.), ‘Greenleaf’ ranked #1 among all scripted series that aired Tuesday, June 23. Among all shows (scripted and nonscripted), the megachurch-based drama landed at #4.
While its viewership numbers may pale in comparison to the whopping 3 million amassed at season 1’s opening, season 5’s kick off did best the figures drawn by season 4’s debut.
See ‘Greenleaf’s premiere history below:
‘Greenleaf’s Premiere Episode Viewership
Season 1: 3.04 million
Season 2: 1.64 million
Season 3: 1.74 million
Season 4: 1.20 million
Season 5: 1.31 million