“Game of Thrones” season seven finale most watched episode ever

Vastavam web: “Game of Thrones” season seven finale set a ratings high for HBO by becoming the most watched episode ever in the series.The 80-minute-long final episode, titled “The Dragon and the Wolf”, saw a total of 12.1 million viewers tune in on Sunday, according to Entertainment Weekly.This season of the fantasy drama, considered the most popular show in television, was overshadowed by leaks and a cyber attack on the network.The finale, however, was not compromised liked the two earlier episodes which were leaked online in advance from HBO’s streaming partners in India and Spain.Shooting on the eighth and final season is slated to begin in October.