Taking attendance. Vice Principals, the HBO comedy featuring Danny McBride and Walton Goggins, premiered with an OK 1.2 million same-day viewers, falling 25% from the lead-in of second-season Dwayne Johnson comedy Ballers (1.6 million).
Power surge. The decision to move original programming to Sunday paid off big for Starz, with the Season 3 premiere of Power scoring 2.3 million viewers, a record for one of the pay-cable network's original series. It was up 58% from the second-season opener.