All the drama of Shane Warne getting bitten by an anaconda helped I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here draw its best figures all week at 721,000 viewers. While it was down by 70,000 on last Thursday the show did top two demos.
No doubt it was also aided by having lighter competition, with no episode of MKR, while Nine’s Inside Story is underperforming.
Only Home and Away outranked it in the entertainment shows last night at 747,000.
ABC’s Jack Irish dropped slightly, from 711,000 to 682,000 while the final Family Law bowed out with 201,000 on SBS.
Seven network won with 28.0% then Nine 26.0%, TEN 20.5%, ABC 18.5% and SBS 6.9%.
Seven News was 964,000 / 925,000 for Seven then Home and Away (747,000), The Chase (582,000 / 385,000), Movie: Captain America (461,000) and The Big Bang Theory (455,000).
Nine News (902,000 / 822,000) was best for Nine then A Current Affair (749,000), RBT (518,000), Kings Cross ER (505,000), Inside Story (481,000), Hot Seat (429,000) and An Hour to Save Your Life (342,000).
I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here (721,000) led for TEN. The Project was 510,000 / 398,000, TEN Eyewitness News was 463,000 and Law and Order: SVU was 424,000 / 258,000.
ABC News (772,000), Jack Irish (682,000), 7:30 (681,000), Hatch Match & Dispatch (480,000) and No Offence (314,000) comprised ABC’s night.
On SBS it was Food Safari Fire (302,000), the final episode of The Family Law (201,000), Rachel Khoo’s Kitchen Notebook 197,000), Poh and Co (139,000), The Bridge (128,000) and SBS World News (119,000).
Shaun the Sheep ruled multichannels at 258,000.
OzTAM Overnights: Thursday 18 February 2016