Gogglebox last night drew its best numbers since launching on TEN in 2015, with 824,000 viewing. That’s in addition to topping Pay TV on Wednesday night.
But a rare Thursday edition of The Block (due to NRL final on Sunday) was the night’s top show at 1.17m viewers. That denied The Bachelorette timeslot win, settling for 793,000. All three shows hogged the Demos while TEN’s primary channel edged ahead of Seven.
Nine News, ACA and The Chase won their slots.
A late Socceroos match drew 186,000 in 4 cities plus 20,000 on 9GO! in Perth.
Nine network won Thursday with 28.5% then Seven 27.1%, TEN 23.9%, ABC 13.4% and SBS 7.1%.
The Block was #1 for Nine with 1.17m then Nine News (924,000 / 882,000), A Current Affair (775,000) and Hot Seat (440,000 / 270,000). Movie: Meet the Parents was 163,000 in 3 cities.
Seven News (897,000 / 880,000) was best for Seven then Home and Away (583,000), The Chase (533,000 / 353,000), Mrs. Brown’s Boys (475,000 / 471,000) and World’s Deadliest Weather: Caught on Camera (245,000).
Gogglebox (824,000) topped TEN’s night followed by The Bachelorette (793,000), The Project (499,000 / 284,000), TEN Eyewitness News (412,000), Law & Order: SVU (381,000) and Family Feud (276,000).
ABC News (708,000), 7:30 (552,000), Short Cuts to Glory: Matt Okine vs Food (313,000), Glitch (221,000), and Grand Designs (163,000). The Murder Detectives was just 113,000.
On SBS it was Great British Railway Journeys (294,000), Gourmet Farmer (258,000), River Cottage Australia (250,000), Bosch and SBS World News (both 115,000).
Shaun the Sheep drew a daggy 207,000 on multichannels.
OzTAM Overnights: Thursday 5 October 2017