Mad as Hell keeps ABC happy
Ratings: In his new 8:30 timeslot Shaun Micallef is helping ABC to rebuild their Wednesday nights.
In the new timeslot of 8:30pm Mad as Hell pulled 737,000 viewers last night, just 1,000 less than The Block and well in front of TEN’s Wonderland on 397,000. The show did drop 31,000 from last week but was the second-best performer for ABC last night and helped the network to match its share from last week.
Seven network won with 35.9% then Nine 25.3%, ABC 17.2%, TEN 16.3% and SBS 5.3%.
My Kitchen Rules was 1.71m for Seven then Seven News (1.01m / 960,000), Home and Away (878,000), Winter (817,000), Million Dollar Minute (458,000) and Criminal Minds (385,000).
Nine News (1.05m / 1.04m) was best for Seven followed by A Current Affair (884,000), The Block (738,000), Hot Seat (584,000), Forever (582,000) and The Mentalist (299,000).
ABC News (815,000) topped ABC then Mad as Hell (737,000), 7:30 (638,000), QI (572,000), Judith Lucy is All Woman (563,000) and Adam Hills: The Last Leg (387,000).
TEN Eyewitness News was 544,000 for TEN. The Project was 533,000 / 403,000, Wonderland was 397,000 and The Good Wife was 281,000.
On SBS ONE it was Walking Through History (324,000), Air Crash Detectives (159,000), SBS World News (119,000) and two episodes of Rectify averaging 50,000.
ABC2’s Ben & Holly’s Little Kingdom (233,000) topped multichannels.
ABC News Breakfast: 68,000 / 51,000
OzTAM Overnights: Wednesday 18 February 2015