Starring Charlie Hunnam, Ron Perlman and Golden Globe® Award winner Katey Sagal, Sons of Anarchy is having its best season yet from a ratings standpoint. It's currently the #1 scripted drama series in all of basic cable, and is the highest-rated series ever on FX. On a first-run basis, season four is averaging 5.8 million Total Viewers and 3.9 million Adults 18-49, increases of +30% and +26%, respectively, vs. season three. On a multi-telecast weekly basis, season four is averaging 9 million Total Viewers and 6 million Adults 18-49.
The series has shown remarkable consistency week-to-week. The premiere episode of season four (9/6/11) was the most-watched program in FX history, with 6.5 million Total Viewers. Last week's episode (episode 6, 10/11/11) was the highest-rated episode in the past four weeks (Live + Same Day).
Seven all-new episodes remain in Sons of Anarchy's current fourth season airing Tuesdays at 10pm ET/PT. In the next episode of Sons of Anarchy (Epsidoe 4.07: Fruit for the Crows, October 18, 10PM ET/PT), SAMCRO deals with the fallout from a death threat made against Tara.
Sons of Anarchy was created by Kurt Sutter who also serves as Executive Producer along with John Linson, Art Linson and Paris Barclay. The series is produced by FX Productions and Fox 21. Fox 21 is Twentieth Century Fox Television's alternative production arm devoted to producing high quality programming on a lower cost basis.
FX is the flagship general entertainment basic cable network from Fox. Launched in June of 1994, FX is carried in more than 98 million homes. The diverse schedule includes a growing roster of distinctive original series and films, an established film library with box-office hit movies from 20th Century Fox and other major studios that run in prime time and an impressive lineup of acquired hit series.
Sons of Anarchy episode 4.7, "Fruit for the Crows" stars Charlie Hunnam, Kim Coates, Theo Rossi, Mark Boone Junior, Dayton Callie, Rockmond Dunbar, Tommy Flanagan, Roberto Garcia and is directed by Gwyneth Horder-Payton.