With Nine playing a staggered schedule due to The Footy Show and no thrilling instalment of Married at First Sight, Wednesday was Seven’s for the taking.
MKR was back to top spot as the only show over the magic million, increasing slightly on last Wednesday to claim 1.14m. Planet Earth II was also up at 684,000 and some good news, of sorts, for TEN with The Biggest Loser: Transformed up from Tuesday’s horror figure to a grim figure of 374,000.
Also up were Julia Zemiro’s Home Delivery although The Weekly with Charlie Pickering was down.
Million Dollar Cold Case was down for Seven from 644,000 to 588,000. This is Us was also down for TEN.
The Night Manager drew a crowd for SBS, as denoted by its increased share. Over its double episode it pulled an average of 325,000 viewers.
Seven network easily won Wednesday with 33.4% then Nine 28.3%, TEN 15.7%, ABC 15.1% and SBS 7.4%.
My Kitchen Rules was #1 for Seven with 1.14m then Seven News (966,000 / 922,000), Home and Away (720,000), Million Dollar Cold Case (588,000), The Chase (583,000 / 367,000) and Women Who Kill (366,000).
Nine News (921,000 / 890,000) led for Nine then A Current Affair (795,000), Planet Earth II (684,000), Hot Seat (487,000 / 289,000) and The Footy Show (314,000 in 3 cities).
The Project (529,000 / 324,000) was best for TEN followed by TEN Eyewitness News (487,000), This is Us (386,000), The Biggest Loser: Transformed (374,000) and Family Feud (356,000). Madam Secretary was 174,000.
ABC News (744,000), Julia Zemiro’s Home Delivery (550,000), 7:30 (538,000), The Weekly with Charlie Pickering (505,000), Walliams and Friend (292,000), Pointless (241,000) and Adam Hills: The Last Leg (208,000) comprised ABC’s night.
On SBS it was The Night Manager (325,000), Digging for Britain’s Secrets (219,000) and SBS World News (134,000). For the record The Feed went to 87,000.
A very lively episode of Neighbours with dire consequence for Toadie topped multichannels at 205,000.
ABC News Breakfast: 114,000 /
OzTAM Overnights: Wednesday 22 March 2017