The Walking Dead is a ratings powerhouse that just keeps growing with no end in sight! The majority of the first half of Season Six has dealt with the horde encroaching towards Alexandria and how this potential danger has affected the survivors. Building up the tension and expectations over the first seven episodes had the mid-season finale on track to have a huge ratings bump. It seems to have paid off.
The AMC zombie drama based on the comic series by Robert Kirkman garnered a 7.0 rating in adults 18-49 which equals about 14 million total viewers according to Nielsen’s “Live+Same Day” ratings making it the most watch episode this season since the October 11 premiere. As a result, The Walking Dead finishes the first half of it’s season as the top-rated entertainment series of Fall 2015.
The Walking Dead returns Sunday February 14, 2016 on AMC.