Seven chases Thursday win
Ratings: MasterChef tops entertainment shows & demos. Janet King & Family Law both dip.
Thursday was a winner for Seven with AFL underpinning its primetime evening in several cities. It managed wins with Seven News and The Chase before a staggered schedule came into play.
Elsewhere MasterChef led at 7:30, including topping the demos once more, followed by RBT and 7:30.
Janet King, The Checkout and The Family Law all took dips at ABC and SBS, compared to last week.
Seven network won Thursday with 31.5% then Nine 25.5%, TEN 21.0%, ABC 15.9% and SBS 6.2%.
Seven News was #1 with 1.02m / 1.07m for Seven then The Chase (652,000 / 426,000), Home and Away (591,000 in 4 cities) and Seven’s AFL (588,000). First Dates UK was 208,000 in 3 cities, and a movie Pretty Woman was 181,000 in 3 cities.
Nine News (937,000 / 907,000) led for Nine then A Current Affair (780,000), RBT (637,000), Hot Seat (532,000 / 305,000). The Footy Show was 226,000 in 2 cities and The Last Resort was 132,000 in 3 cities. Are we there yet?
MasterChef Australia pulled 790,000 / 693,000 for TEN followed by The Project (539,000 / 390,000), TEN Eyewitness News (473,000) and Family Feud (393,000). Law and Order: SVU was 269,000.
ABC News (667,000), 7:30 (499,000), Janet King (462,000), The Checkout (447,000), Grand Designs (254,000) and Joanna Lumley’s Nile (252,000) comprised ABC’s night.
On SBS it was Great British Railway Journeys (298,000), Rachel Khoo’s Kitchen Notebook Melbourne (177,000), SBS World News (118,000), The Family Law (116,000) and a movie Uncle Buck (why?) on 85,000.
Peppa Pig proved popular at 227,000 on Multichannels.
OzTAM Overnights: Thursday 22 June 2017.