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Premiere of WGN America's 'Manhattan' draws in 1.8 million viewers
Premiere of WGN America's 'Manhattan' draws in 1.8 million viewers

The series premiere of WGN America's second original drama, "Manhattan," drew 1.8 million viewers Sunday night across the network and on Tribune’s 14 metered market local stations. Set in a top-secret lab in Los Alamos, "Manhattan" is a fictionalized retelling of the U.S. race to build the atomic bomb during World War II. Though it aired in 33 local markets on the same night, WGN America only had data available for 14 of the markets as of Monday. Complete data will be available Friday. The 70-minute premiere telecast at 9 p.m. delivered 904,000 total viewers, more than tripling the network's season-to date average of 300,000 among total viewers on...

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