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TV ratings: 'How to Get Away with Murder' premiere kills for ABC
TV ratings: 'How to Get Away with Murder' premiere kills for ABC

ABC's Thursday night block of Shonda Rhimes shows is off to a strong start in the ratings, according to early numbers from Nielsen. "How to Get Away With Murder," the new legal thriller starring Viola Davis, made off with an impressive 14 million viewers on average in its debut. If ratings hold, that makes it the most-watched TV show, even including CBS' "Thursday Night Football." The series, created and executive-produced by Peter Nowalk and also executive-produced by Rhimes, scored a rating of 3.8 among key 18-to-49-year-old viewers. In that demographic, a ratings point equals about 1.3 million people. That number was the same as for the 9 p.m. series...

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