There was no Nielsen shootout at the end: “Bonnie and Clyde” saw its audience drop for Monday’s concluding half of A+E Networks’ heavily promoted miniseries.
The 9-11 p.m. airing averaged 7.3 million viewers across Lifetime, History and A&E Network, compared to 9.8 million for the first half on Sunday. Monday’s airing brought in 3.1 million viewers in the adults 25-54 demo, indicating that a good portion of the aud was in the 55-plus demo.
History again had the largest overall audience for the three-network simulcast, with 2.8 million viewers. Lifetime and A&E both had 2.3 million.
Miniseries, exec produced by Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, starred Emile Hirsch and Holliday Grainger as the famed 1930s outlaw couple.