New Stephen King TV series is a big hit

A new TV adaptation of author Stephen King’s thriller Under The Dome has launched in the U.S. with record-breaking ratings. The series debuted on Monday night (24Jun13) with over 13 million viewers, making it the most-watched summer drama opener on any network since 1992.
The TV project, produced by Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Entertainment, is based on King’s 2009 novel about a New England town suddenly enclosed by a giant dome.