11M Wave So Long to 'The Sopranos'

Reynolds, Mike
June 2004
Multichannel News;6/14/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 24, p6
Reports on the rating of the fifth-season finale of the cable television program "The Sopranos" in terms of the number of viewers who watched the episode on June 6, 2004, according to Nielsen Media Research. Decline of the program's rating for the fifth season as compared to its performance in the fourth season; Launch of the comedy "Entourage" by HBO, which also airs "The Sopranos," on July 18, 2004; Appointment of Tracy Katsky to lead HBO Independent Productions.


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