Comedy takes top spot, Seven wins week.

Ratings: True Story is off to a buoyant start, but Seven had 15 straight wins.

Comedy took top honours last week over Reality & News as True Story with Hamish & Andy pulling 1,282,000 viewers. It ranks as the top scripted audience of the year.

But it wasn’t enough for Nine to snatch a week from Seven, which now has 15 straight wins in the ratings year. Just six more and it will leave Nine unable to topple it in weeks won.

TEN, ABC & SBS were all up last week.

Seven: 29.8
Nine: 27.3
TEN: 19.0
ABC: 17.3
SBS: 6.6

Primary Channel:
Seven: 21.0
Nine: 18.9
TEN: 13.4
ABC: 12.0
SBS: 4.8

9GO!: 3.5
7mate: 3.4
7TWO: 3.2
ONE: 3.0
ABC2: 2.8
9GEM / ELEVEN: 2.6
9Life: 2.3
7flix: 2.1
ABC News: 1.7
SBS Food Network: 0.9
NITV: 0.1

Seven led in 16-39 and 25-54 but Nine topped 18-49 demos.

Best brands this week were:

Seven: House Rules (Sun: 1.28m), Seven News (Sun: 1.24m), Sunday Night (828,000) and Home and Away (781,000).

Nine: True Story with Hamish & Andy (1.28m), Nine News (Sun: 1.27m), The Voice (1.02m) and A Current Affair (848,000).

TEN: MasterChef Australia (Tues: 928,000), Have You Been Paying Attention? (764,000), The Project (7pm: 607,000) and NCIS (561,000).

ABC: ABC News (Sun: 784,000), Australian Story (774,000), Grantchester (695,000) and Father Brown (688,000).

SBS: Insight (371,000), Italy’s Invisible Cities (367,000), Great Continental Railway Journeys (344,000) and Tony Robinson’s Coast to Coast (263,000).

Seven snared Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth. Nine took Sydney and Brisbane.

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