MKR, First Dates a match made in Seven
Ratings: Seven's new dating show reaches a new high, as Nine struggles with The Embassy.
Wednesday was another night of Seven showing the competition how it’s done.
My Kitchen Rules scored its second best figure this season of 1.69m viewers, while First Dates reaches a new high of 978,000 viewers -better than anything Nine or TEN could offer all night.
TEN’s I’m a Celebrity held firm compared to last Wednesday, down by just 3,000 viewers, there were big problems for Nine. The Embassy fell to fourth in its timeslot, down 117,000.
Both The Weekly and Home Delivery lifted for ABC.
Seven Network was 36.4% then Nine 24.6%, TEN 16.8%, ABC 16.0% and SBS 6.3%.
My Kitchen Rules (1.69m), Seven News (1.05m / 996,000), First Dates (978,000), Home and Away (885,000) and The Chase (568,000 / 382,000).
Nine News (953,000 / 888,000), A Current Affair (854,000), The Big Bang Theory (789,000 / 579,000), Hot Seat (537,000) and The Embassy (372,000). Movie: Oceans Thirteen was 211,000.
I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here was 688,000 for TEN. The Project was 552,000 / 460,000, TEN Eyewitness News was 471,000, Madam Secretary was 445,000 and The Good Wife was 283,000.
ABC News (806,000) led for ABC then 7:30 (599,000), The Weekly with Charlie Pickering (545,000), Julia Zemiro’s Home Delivery (539,000), Black Comedy (339,000) and The Last Leg (338,000). Antiques Roadshow was 243,000.
On SBS it was 24 Hours in Emergency (246,000), Tony Robinson’s Victory in Europe (205,000), The Missing (160,000) and SBS World News (125,000).
Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom was again best on multichannels at 211,000.
ABC News Breakfast: 100,000 / 61,000
OzTAM Overnights: Wednesday 17 February 2016