MasterChef had a triumphant night for TEN, topping the night with 1.09m and a win in the Demos, including its best share in 25-54s so far this year. TEN also nabbed second place in primary channels.
The debut of Cleverman on ABC attracted 452,000 viewers and plenty of praise on social media -it was up on the 9:30pm timeslot by 127,000.
But the night was won by Nine with 27.1% then Seven 26.0%, TEN 21.7%, ABC 19.1% and SBS 6.1%.
Nine News (1.01m / 1.00m) was best for Nine then A Current Affair (778,000), The Footy Show (620,000), RBT (613,000) and Hot Seat (583,000).
Seven News (1.08 / 1.07m) led for Nine followed by Home and Away (746,000), The Chase (720,000 / 481,000), House Rules (428,000 in 2 cities). Movie: Ride Along was 224,000 and The Big Bang Theory was 211,000 / 211,000 in 3 cities.
MasterChef Australia was #1 with 1.09m for TEN. The Project was 637,000 / 455,000 for TEN, SVU was 513,000 / 356,000 and TEN Eyewitness News was 487,000.
ABC News (746,000), 7:30 (678,000), Rake (602,000), Kitchen Cabinet (568,000), Cleverman (452,000) and Antiques Roadshow (337,000) comprised ABC’s night.
On SBS it was Poh and Co. (218,000), Made in Italy with Silvia Colloca (189,000), SBS World News (141,000), Gourmet Farmer (128,000), noma Australia (120,000). Follow the Money was 85,000.
Shaun the Sheep ruled multichannels again with 267,000.
OzTAM Overnights: Thursday 2 June 2016.