Easy win for MKR

2013-04-18_0932Without that other Reality show to contend with My Kitchen Rules floated back to the top with 1.89m viewers last night.

Kerrie and Craig were sent to Comeback Kitchen as Luke and Craig proceed to finals (we still don’t have a Grand Final date).

Seven won the night with a network share of 36.1% then Nine 25.1%, ABC 17.3%, TEN 16.0% and SBS 5.6%.

Seven’s other titles were Seven News (1.26m), Home and Away (985,000), Criminal Minds (966,000), Today Tonight (954,000), Deal or No Deal (570,000), new US drama Hannibal debuted with 392,000 but still won its slot.

Nine News (1.21m) topped Nine then The Big Bang Theory (1.19m / 1.06m / 870,000), ACA (1.09m), Hot Seat (647,000), The Following (589,000). What’s Your Emergency? was 289,000.

ABC News (1.01m) led ABC1 then 7:30 (678,000), Qi (632,000), Shaun Micallef’s Mad as Hell (610,000), Tractor Monkeys (428,000), Grand Designs Abroad (411,000) and The Elegant Gentleman’s Guide to Knife Fighting (292,000).

TEN News (662,000) was TEN’s best followed by The Project (586,000), Mr & Mrs Murder (551,000). Modern Family was 413,000 / 371,000, The Good Wife was 354,000, and The Simpsons was 337,000.

Wildest India (266,000) led SBS ONE then World’s Most Dangerous Roads (228,000), World News Australia (191,000) and The End of Men (140,000).

Neighbours topped multichannels with 316,000

Today: 352,000
Sunrise: 351,000
ABC News Breakfast: 57,000 / 49,000

OzTAM Overnights: Wednesday 17 April 2013


  1. @Peter B- I agree with you. I don’t get the deal with MKK and I am not a fan of cooking shows but do have a few issues with The Voice this year as I have mentioned earlier. I am still a fan and will continue to watch The Voice but just giving an observation.

  2. Thanks jonno for your insights. But what is so great about MKR? It has been running for months, and it serves up the same old slovenly superficial flummery every night! Beats me why folks even watch it!

  3. And look where viewers turned to when news was developing ABC News Breakfast: 57,000 / 49,000 (and plus a few 10xmillion on Australia Network).
    @jonno – I don’t watch it but “They have not changed their clothes for 2 weeks.” had me laughing aloud. That is so bad. It’s not radio, people.

  4. I am tipping MKR will topple The Voice next week. The voice is looking tired this year. They have not changed their clothes for 2 weeks. I know its because they film it over a day and it helps with editing but American Idol and AGT do also but can have clothing changes. This and their recycling of acts who have already made it is just lazy TV.

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.