Even whilst competing against the Emmy's on Sunday night AMC's Breaking Bad scored a series high 6.6 million viewers. The AMC production won Best Drama series on Sunday at the Emmy Awards which also drew in a high number of viewers. The Emmy's rated higher than they have in over 8 years.
Breaking Bad broke the record it had set the week before when it raked in a huge 6.4 million viewers. This past Sunday, out of the 6.6 million who tuned in 4.5 million were in the key 18-49 demographic. Can anyone say Ad revenue?
Breaking Bad has it's season finale this coming Sunday and will likely post even bigger numbers in the penultimate episode of one of the greater drama series' of the past decade.