The 10 Most Pirated TV Shows

game of thrones cerseiThe season 3 premiere of ‘Game of Thrones’ set the record for largest Bittorrent swarm.

More viewers may have tuned into “The Walking Dead” season finale Sunday night; however, when it comes to most pirated television series, HBO’s “Game of Thrones” takes the crown.

The season three premiere became the most pirated episode of television ever on file sharing site Bittorrent with more than 320,000 users sharing the episode, according to TorrentFreak.

What other series make up the most pirated shows? 

“The Walking Dead” makes the cut, but it’s not as high up on the list as you may think.

TorrentFreak compiled the most downloaded television series by episode on BitTorrent for the past year.

Network: NBC

Viewers week of 3/29: 6.7 million

Network: Fox

3.2 million viewers tuned in for the series finale in January.

Network: Fox

8.7 million viewers tuned in for the series finale in May 2012.

Network: Showtime

2.7 million viewers watched the season two finale of 'Homeland.'

Network: AMC

A record 12.4 million watched the season three finale.

Network: AMC

2.8 million tuned in for the season five mid-season finale.

Network: CBS

7 million viewers tuned into the latest episode.

Network: CBS

15.9 million viewers tuned into the latest episode mid-March.

Network: Showtime

2.8 million tuned in for the season 7 finale.

Network: HBO

4.4 million tuned into the season three premiere.

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