Habibs, Wanted dip on second outings
Ratings: Curiosity over for some, but new scripted titles are still drawing good audiences.
The curiosity was over for some viewers for new shows Here Come the Habibs! and Wanted, both dipping in their second weeks on air.
The Habibs drew 944,000, down by 305,000 on its premiere while Wanted‘s 922,000 was down by 262,000. Both were still good audiences for post 8:45pm.
Having a dip in their second week is nothing new in television and each was still a top 10 entry for the night. Networks will be looking to their timeshifted numbers (both adding around 20% of their audience) and new video play ratings.
Seven network won Tuesday with a 33.3% share then Nine 26.5%, TEN 19.2%, ABC 15.5% and SBS 5.4%.
My Kitchen Rules (1.56m) was best for Seven then Seven News (1.09m / 1.01m), Wanted (922,000), Home and Away (860,000) and The Chase (636,000 / 390,000). Bones was 300,000.
Nine News was best for Nine at 1.03m / 1.01m then A Current Affair (951,000), The Big Bang Theory (944,000 / 915,000), Here Come the Habibs! (944,000), Hot Seat (557,000) and Lip Sync Battle (542,000).
I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! led for TEN on 648,000. The Project was 576,000 / 415,000, NCIS was 571,000, TEN Eyewitness News was 484,000 and NCIS: LA was 436,000.
ABC News (827,000), 7:30 (639,000), Catalyst (609,000), Countdown to Life: The Extraordinary Making of You (377,000) and Fake or Fortune (269,000) comprised ABC’s night.
On SBS it was Secrets of the Scottish Manor Houses (228,000), Insight (163,000), Dateline (127,000) and SBS World News (116,000).
Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom was best on multichannels with 226,000.
The Morning Show: 136,000 / 102,000
Today Extra: 116,000 / 92,000
Studio 10: 82,000 / 51,000
OzTAM Overnights: Tuesday 16 February 2016