The gap is widening between head to head local dramas Doctor Doctor and The Wrong Girl.
Nine’s drama had its best numbers so far at 854,000 (just shy of Secret Daughter‘s 862,000 this week). By contrast The Wrong Girl had its lowest so far at 519,000 -however both did well in the demos.
In the same timeslot Rosehaven and Upper Middle Bogan both dipped on last week but beat Seven’s Gordon Ramsay offering.
The Block won its slot by a country mile followed by Beach Cops, 7:30, Highway Patrol, the launch of Hard Quiz and The Bachelorette.
Nine won Wednesday with 29.2% then Seven 26.5%, TEN 19.0%, ABC 17.3% and SBS 8.0%.
The Block (1.03m) led for Nine followed by Nine News (918,000 / 909,000), Doctor Doctor (854,000), A Current Affair (805,000), Hot Seat (503,000) and Amazing Medical Stories (404,000).
Seven News was #1 with 1.04m / 966,000 then Home and Away (696,000), Beach Cops (684,000), Highway Patrol (660,000), The Chase (589,000 / 396,000) and Ramsay’s Hotel Hell (408,000). The Big Bang Theory was 255,000 /250,000.
The Bachelorette led for TEN with 592,000. The Project was 583,000 / 415,000, The Wrong Girl was 519,000, TEN Eyewitness News was 412,000, and Madam Secretary drew just 177,000.
ABC News (764,000), 7:30 (661,000), Hard Quiz (628,000), Rosehaven (508,000), Upper Middle Bogan (505,000) and Adam Hills: The Last Leg (311,000) comprised ABC’s night.
SBS shows 24 Hours in Emergency (271,000 / 248,000), Tony Robinson’s Hidden Britain by Drone (248,000) and SBS World News (126,000) rounded out the night.
ABC News Breakfast: 113,000 / 40,000
OzTAM Overnights: Wednesday 19 October 2016.