Footy Show takes Nine to Thursday win
Ratings: Nine won Thursday with the Footy Show's best finale numbers in Melbourne in 5 years.
At 535,000 across a three hour broadcast The Footy Show AFL final scored its biggest grand final audience in Melbourne in 5 years. The Player Revue even included a nod to Redfoo before the annual footy player drag act. Both codes combined totalled 979,000 viewers.
Nine network share was 33.7% then Seven 25.6%, TEN 19.1%, ABC 16.7% and SBS 4.8%.
The Block again topped the night at 1.13m for Nine then Nine News (1.1m / 1.01m), A Current Affair (907,000) and Hot Seat (589,000). Big Brother was 310,000 / 95,000 over two channels.
Seven News (973,000 / 922,000) led for Seven then Home and Away (829,000), Dynamo: Magician Impossible (603,000), Million Dollar Minute (503,000) and The Amazing Race: Aus v NZ (416,000).
The Bachelor did well for TEN at 768,000 then The Project (642,000 / 448,000) and TEN Eyewitness News (448,000). SVU was 391,000 / 336,000.
ABC News was 724,000 for ABC then 7:30 (648,000), Catalyst (646,000), Silk (557,000), QI (389,000) and Children of the Sex Trade (326,000).
On SBS ONE it was Destination Flavour Down Under (209,000), Shane Delia’s Spice Journey: Turkey (197,000), Yotam Ottolenghi’s Mediterranean Feast (192,000), SBS World News (111,000) and Masters of Sex (86,000).
Peppa Pig ruled multichannels at 299,000 / 283,000.
OzTAM Overnights: Thursday 25 September 2014