UK Survivor’s ratings aren’t that strong during first two nights.

UK Survivor’s ratings aren’t that strong during first two nights.
The premier of the UK’s Survivor didn’t capture a huge audience, and last night’s episode saw even lower ratings–only 4.4 million tuned in for the second episode.
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