The season finale of season seven of HBO’s “Game of Thrones” set a record in ratings on Sunday night with a total of 16.5 million viewers, according to ratings.
The total viewership includes those who viewed the episode as it aired live or in the same night on HBO Go or HBO Now.
The live broadcast itself had 12.1 million viewers, which makes it the most-watched episode in series history, according to Variety. The eighth and final season of “Game of Thrones” may not premiere until 2019 due to its production schedule. The season could reportedly feature six feature-length episodes.
Wahlburgers is opening yet another chain in a new city. Co-owner Actor and former boy band member Mark Wahlberg is bringing his family’s burger chain to downtown Cincinnati. “I love Cincinnati. I’ve been a bunch of times and it’s a beautiful city,” he said. “We’ve got a great spot in the heart of the city.”
Jason Gibson with Anchor Associates represented Wahlburgers. He said the restaurant will be open by the end of the year.
Time to double up on the baby speedos and swim caps.
Michael Phelps and his wife Nicole announced Tuesday that they’re expecting their second child. The baby will join big brother Boomer, who turned 1 in May. Both Michael and Nicole posted the photo on Instagram to share the news with the world.
CHANCE THE RAPPER is doing some good for charity, but not in the way that you think. He will be at the grand opening of a Nando’s Chicken in Chicago on Tuesday . . . and he’ll actually be doing some labor. Rumor has it that Chance will be BEHIND THE GRILL. He might even shout out a tune or two. It’s for a great charity. Nando’s will be donating the proceeds to Chicago public schools.