Smallest Emmy TV audience

Sunday's Emmy Awards show in Los Angeles drew the smallest

TV audience on record, despite big wins for HBO's Game Of Thrones.

Preliminary Nielsen ratings data showed that just 11.9 million Americans watched the telecast, which aired live on Fox in competition with a game on NBC's Sunday Night Football which drew 23 million viewers.

The Emmys TV audience was about four million fewer than last year's event.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 23, 2015, with the headline 'Buzzing'. Print Edition | Subscribe