Mayans MC is another big win for FX!
The premiere of Mayans MC was a huge ratings hit in all key demographics, but was particularly successful with the critical age group 18-49, as the show’s premiere was the highest rated cable drama in that particular demographic since American Crime Story: The People vs. OJ Simpson premiered in January of 2016.
Mayans MC was also the highest rated premiere of a new show since the debut episode of American Crime Story as well.
While there is no doubt that Sons of Anarchy built up a huge and dedicated following over its highly successful run, the fact that the Mayans MC premiere was the best showing a debut has gotten since the premiere of American Crime Story is impressive.
Not only did season one of ACS get smash ratings, universal critical acclaim, and numerous awards, but since the story of the OJ Simpson trial and