"Treme's" ratings were far from blockbuster. Its premiere had 1.1 million viewers, the finale 931,000 (compared with "True Blood's" 4.2 million on the same night).
According to HBO, "Treme" averaged a cumulative weekly audience -- through replays an on-demand views -- of 3.2 million.
"I've always gotten creamed on Sunday night, " series creator David Simon said. "I've never dominated (with series premiere ratings), and I don't expect to start with a show about musicians in New Orleans. The real issue is, can we build over time?
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