The first two episodes were awesome and the ratings show as viewers were loving it! According to Huffpost TV, 'Hatfields & McCoys' Continues To Score Huge Ratings
NEW YORK — There's nothing like a backwoods blood feud to excite television viewers on Memorial Day.Hatfields & McCoys chronicle of one of the most infamous family rivalries in American history. Kevin Costner plays “Devil” Anse Hatfield and Bill Paxton plays Randall McCoy in the three-part miniseries.
The first part of the History network's miniseries "Hatfields & McCoys" was seen by 13.9 million viewers on Monday night, more than 17 million when the immediate repeat was added in, the Nielsen company said. The numbers held up for part two on Tuesday, which was watched by 13.1 million, Nielsen said.
Those are huge numbers in the cable television world. No scripted series on the broadcast networks last week came close. By contrast, Fox's series finale of "House" last week reached 8.7 million people.
Bad Frank's raids force the besieged Hatfields deeper into the mountains; the impulsive Johnse sets his sights on another McCoy woman; the ruthless Nancy McCoy (Jena Malone) spies on the Hatfields; and the feud leads to a shattering New Year's Day battle. Part 3 of 3. (2012).
Watch the sneak peek video (as well as check out images, sneak peek videos, episode guide, and more) below...
(source: History Channel)
Watch Sneak Peek - Video! More Videos including Web Exclusives, Bios (unfortunately, Jena's not included in one of these videos), and Sneak Peeks. More info About Hatfields & McCoys and The Hatfield & McCoys Feud.
Also, We learn more about Jena Malone's character Nancy McCoy (see episode stills below) in Hatfield & McCoys: Who's Who?
Jena plays Nancy McCoy, niece to Bill Paxton's Randall McCoy character...
Also, here are a two promotional episode stills featuring Jena Malone as Nancy McCoy from The History Channel's "Hatfields & McCoys" miniseries, which airs three nights (May 28, 29, and 30) starting on Memorial Day, May 28.
Hatfields & McCoys: Jena Malone as Nancy McCoyGallery: Scenes from 'Hatfields & McCoys' miniseries - via The Herald Dispatch
website for Hatfields & McCoys has been updated with more contents, in anticipation for the mini-series, viewers can join the online conversation (Are you a Hatfield or a McCoy?) by tweeting hashtags: #Hatfields or #McCoys to support their fan favorite. Play the Hatfields & McCoys Trivia Game
Part 1: airing Monday, May 28 at 9/8 Central.
Kevin Costner and Bill Paxton star in this all-new three-part miniseries about the legendary and deadly family feud that broke out in the backwoods of West Virginia and Kentucky after the Civil War. The clash of clans begins when a Hatfield murders a McCoy, and Randall McCoy's daughter and Devil Anse Hatfield's son begin a tempestuous, forbidden love affair. Part 1 of 3. (2012)
When the McCoys murder Anse's younger brother, the Hatfields ride out to get bloody revenge. Soon, friends, neighbors, and outside forces join the feud, and all-out hostilities between the Hatfields and McCoys bring West Virginia and Kentucky to the brink of Civil War. Part 2 of 3. (2012)
Bad Frank's raids force the besieged Hatfields deeper into the mountains; the impulsive Johnse sets his sights on another McCoy woman; the ruthless Nancy McCoy spies on the Hatfields; and the feud leads to a shattering New Year's Day battle. Part 3 of 3. (2012)
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- A few Promotional stills of Jena Malone as Nancy McCoy in History's 'Hatfields & McCoys' miniseries
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