MasterChef was the top entertainment show on Thursday drawing 1.01m viewers with its first eliminated contestant, Ashley.
That gave Gogglebox a big lift, up from 548,000 to 728,000 -its biggest audience ever on TEN. Last night TEN managed second in primary channel share.
Nine edged ahead in primary channel share, buoyed by Nine News and ACA but despite coming third in primary channels, Seven’s multichannels got them over the line in network share.
Seven network won with 26.9% then Nine 26.3%, TEN 23.0%, ABC 17.8% and SBS 5.9%.
Seven News led for Seven with 1.04m / 898,000 then Home and Away (791,000), The Chase (691,000 / 402,000) and The Big Bang Theory (449,000 / 363,000). Movie: The Identity Thief was 240,000.
Nine News was #1 with 1.05m / 1.01m followed by A Current Affair (863,000), RBT (606,000), Hot Seat (555,000) and The Footy Show (424,000 in 3 cities). Movie: Broken Arrow was just 134,000 in 2 cities.
MasterChef (1.01m) led for TEN followed by Gogglebox (728,000). The Project was 597,000 / 460,000, TEN Eyewitness News was 514,000 and Law and Order: SVU was 410,000.
ABC News (755,000) and Janet King (663,000) scored for ABC. 7:30 and Budget Reply both drew 513,000 while a Utopia repeat was 341,000.
On SBS it was Gourmet Farmer (178,000), Destination Flavour Scandinavia (176,000), Heston’s Dinner in Space (152,000) and SBS World News (138,000). The Last Panthers was 71,000.
ABC2’s Go Jetters topped multichannels with 231,000.
OzTAM Overnights: Thursday 5 May 2016.