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History’s ‘Sons Of Liberty’ Miniseries Draws 3.1 Million Viewers

History’s Revolutionary War-themed mini-series Sons of Liberty captured 3.1 million viewers over its three-night run.

The series, which profiles the lives of a young Sam Adams, John Adams, Paul Revere, John Hancock and Dr. Joseph Warren as they led the Revolutionary War, also averaged 1.3 million adults 25-54 and 1.1 million adults 18-49 over its six-hour run, said network officials.

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R. Thomas Umstead serves as senior content producer, programming for Multichannel News, Broadcasting + Cable and Next TV. During his more than 30-year career as a print and online journalist, Umstead has written articles on a variety of subjects ranging from TV technology, marketing and sports production to content distribution and development. He has provided expert commentary on television issues and trends for such TV, print, radio and streaming outlets as Fox News, CNBC, the Today show, USA Today, The New York Times and National Public Radio. Umstead has also filmed, produced and edited more than 100 original video interviews, profiles and news reports featuring key cable television executives as well as entertainers and celebrity personalities.