MasterChef above the magic million for TEN
Ratings: MasterChef was the only entertainment show above a million viewers on Thursday.
It was a tough challenge to blindly recreate a dessert entirely from a Matt Preston food review, but ultimately it was Renae’s time to go.
Nine network won Thursday -just- with a share of 27.6% then Seven 26.6%, TEN 22.5%, ABC 17.4% and SBS 5.9%.
Nine News topped the night at 1.18m / 1.11m. Next for Nine were ACA (921,000), The Footy Show (728,000), Big Bang (696,000 / 613,000) and Hot Seat (630,000).
Seven News (1.12m / 1.01m) was best for Seven followed by Home and Away (855,000), Jumbo Jet (671,000), Million Dollar Minute (576,000), Deal or No Deal (378,000) and Mrs Brown’s Boys (339,000 / 300,000).
MasterChef Australia (1.16m) topped TEN followed by TEN Eyewitness News (664,000), SVU (663,000 / 485,000) and The Project (610,000 / 393,000). Modern Family was 310,000.
ABC News (807,000) led ABC1 then 7:30 (781,000), The Checkout (740,000), The Time of our Lives (609,000) and, QI (427,000). The Redfern Story struggled on 233,000.
FIFA World Cup: Ned v Arg pulled 571,000 for SBS ONE. In primetime Once Upon a Time in Punchbowl was 190,000, Tour de France was 176,000 and SBS World News was 121,000.
Peppa Pig was extra strong on multichannels at 359,000.
Nine’s Afternoon News: 280,000
Seven News at 4:30: 261,000
Seven News at 4: 236,000
ABC News: Early Edition: 168,000
Nine News Now: 103,000
The Daily Edition: 79,000
OzTAM Overnights: Thursday 10 July 2014