AMC's 'Killing' Has Strong Second Week

The drama averaged 2.6 million viewers Sunday night, nearly on par with its premiere.

AMC's The Killing held up well in its second week.

After drawing 2.7 million viewers to its two-hour premiere April 3, Sunday night's episode averaged 2.6 million at 10 p.m. That includes 993,000 viewers in the adults 24-54 demo.

When including the numbers from two encore airings at 11 p.m. and 1 a.m., Killing pulled in a total of 4 million viewers.

The drama, which has received strong reviews, stars Mireille Enos, Michelle Forbes and Billy Campbell.