Masterchef, Love Child overpower Seven.
Ratings: Seven's evening line-up almost saw it land in third place for the night.
After a lacklustre start to the week on Sunday Nine is fighting back, with strong performances on Monday and Tuesday.
Seven’s evening line-up let down the network with shows in third place behind TEN, with the latter topping the night with MasterChef at 1.2m viewers. TEN almost overtook Seven for the night in network shares.
If this keeps up it could be time for Seven to bring in fan favourites such as Winners and Losers but it would have to take on Love Child in the process.
Nine network won Tuesday with 29.1% then Seven 24.5%, TEN 24.2%, ABC 15.9% and SBS 6.3%.
Nine News (1.19m / 1.13m) led the night for Nine then A Current Affair (1.08m), Love Child (932,000), Reno Rumble (828,000), Hot Seat (688,000) and a repeat of Married at First Sight (445,000).
Seven News (1.08m / 1.06m) was best for Seven then Home and Away (854,000), House Rules (759,000), Million Dollar Minute (533,000), and Ramsays Kitchen Nightmares (510,000 / 447,000). Grey’s Anatomy was 151,000.
MasterChef Australia was very strong at 1.2m for TEN. NCIS was 752,000, TEN Eyewitness News was 630,000, The Project was 616,000 / 489,000, NCIS: LA was 507,000 / 254,000.
ABC News (874,000) topped ABC’s night then 7:30 (692,000), Foreign Correspondent (649,000), Slow Train Through Africa with Griff Rhys Jones (622,000), Kevin McCloud’s Man Made Home (377,000) and Antiques Roadshow (351,000).
On SBS ONE it was Queen Victoria’s Children (330,000) followed by Insight (270,000), Dateline (172,000) and SBS World News (140,000).
Neighbours was best on multichannels at 280,000.
The Morning Show: 140,000 / 91,000
Mornings: 110,000 / 84,000
Studio 10: 61,000 / 38,000
OzTAM Overnights: Tuesday 19 May 2015