Bachelorette scores 1.52m as TEN wins Thursday
Ratings: Despite online Spoilers, The Bachelorette outranks any of the finales for The Bachelor.
1.52m viewers watched as Sam Frost chose Sasha Mielczarek in a TV romance last night.
Another 1.24m watched the bulk of the show in which she decided against 34 year old footballer Michael.
Despite Daily Mail spoilers, 1.52m was excellent for TEN and ranked higher than The Bachelor finals with Sam Wood (1.48m) and Blake Garvey (1.37m) and Tim Robards (1.19m).
The good news continued with Gogglebox scoring its best ever figure of 720,000 last night.
Against heated competition The Verdict slipped once more, from 396,000 to 360,000 despite having an improved presentation.
TEN won the night with 27.9% then Nine 25.5%, Seven 25.1%, ABC 16.4% and SBS 5.2%.
Following The Bachelorette for TEN was Gogglebox at 720,000. The Project was 652,000 / 491,000 and TEN Eyewitness News was 509,000. Law and Order: SVU was 285,000.
Nine News (986,000 / 945,000) was best for Nine then A Current Affair (901,000), RBT (777,000 / 677,000), Hot Seat (523,000) and The Verdict (360,000). I Am Innocent was 289,000.
Seven News was 947,000 / 925,000 for Seven then Home and Away (717,000), Mighty Cruise Ships (612,000), The Chase (562,000 / 395,000), Dog Patrol (461,000), What Really Happens in Thailand (342,000. The Amazing Race was 128,000.
ABC News (799,000) led for ABC then 7:30 (748,000), The Chaser’s Media Circus (545,000), Sherlock (390,000) and Antiques Roadshow (328,000). Please Like Me lifted ever so slightly to 156,000.
On SBS it was Shane Delia’s Moorish Spice Journey (224,000), Italy Unpacked (188,000), Destination Flavour Japan (161,000) and SBS World News (127,000).
GO!’s Big Bang Theory again topped multichannels at 302,000.
OzTAM Overnights: Thursday 22 October 2015