The Voice, When Love Comes to Town give Nine the night.
Ratings: Nine wins Tuesday but Million Dollar Minute and Bogan Hunters scored for the Seven network.
Last night Nine leveraged its launch for When Love Comes to Town off the final Blind Auditions for The Voice. While there was a sizeable drop from 1.71m to 868,000, the new dating show performed well in the demos and helped Nine’s share through until after 10pm.
Meanwhile Seven’s Million Dollar Minute (836,000) whacked Hot Seat (692,000) despite neither giving away their top prize. It was a best-ever audience for the Seven show.
Nine Network won the night with a share of 32.8% then Seven 28.8%, TEN 17.9%, ABC 15.5% and SBS 5.0%.
The Voice was #1 at 1.71m then Nine News (1.2m / 1.16m), ACA (1.1m), When Love Comes to Town (868,000), Hot Seat (662,000), Big Bang (512,000 / 349,000). Two and a Half Men was 211,000.
Seven News (1.38m / 1.17m) led Seven then House Rules (1.15m), Home and Away (979,000), Resurrection (857,000) and Million Dollar Minute (836,000).
MasterChef (780,000) was best for TEN followed by NCIS (682,000), TEN Eyewitness News (682,000), The Project (620,000 / 454,000) and NCIS: LA (560,000).
ABC News (831,000) topped ABC1 then 7:30 (704,000), Two Men in China (698,000), Foreign Correspondent (536,000), At the Movies (474,000) and QI (402,000).
Secrets of the Manor House (340,000) was best on SBS ONE then Insight (184,000) and SBS World News (174,000). Dateline was 107,000.
Bogan Hunters did great business for 7mate at 393,000.
The Morning Show: 163,000
Studio 10: 50,000.
OzTAM Overnights: Tuesday 20 May 2014