“Game of Thrones” returns to its best-ever ratings, “Silicon Valley” has a strong debut
About 6.6 million watched the Season 4 premiere, the most-watched program since “The Sopranos” finale in 2007 and up dramatically from the 4.4 million who watched the Season 3 premiere. “Silicon Valley” debuted to 2 million viewers, while “Veep” had the same ratings as last year’s season premiere. PLUS: AMC’s “Turn” debuts to 2.1 million.

Norman Weiss has been doing TV Tattle since the week "Freaks and Geeks" was canceled. He is a Hollywood outsider who was born and raised in Hollywood. "American Idol" and "Dancing with the Stars" are broadcast 2 blocks from his high school.