Second season opens to 5.1 million viewers

A&E dipped into the record book Wednesday night with second season of “Storage Wars” opening to boffo numbers.

The 10 p.m. debut episode drew 4.5 million total viewers, followed by a network-best 5.1 million for the 10:30 episode. In the 18-49 demo, the latter episode drew a healthy 2.9 million.

Skein is produced by Thom Beers’ Original Prods. He exec produces with Philip Segal.

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