The 90th Academy Awards drew a sizeable daytime crowd of 385,000 for Nine, effectively identical to last year’s 386,000. In the US the event has pulled the lowest crowd ever. A primetime replay on 9GEM drew 132,000 (down from 171,000 in 2017).
Meanwhile Married at First Sight continues to dominate with 1.27m, down from 1.33m a week ago but ahead of MKR‘s 1.07m, Australian Story on 645,000, I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here on 591,000 and 7:30 at 554,000.
Travel Guides won its slot at 677,000 followed by Four Corners and I’m a Celebrity elimination. The Resident fell from 576,000 to 445,000 for Seven in its second outing.
Seven News, A Current Affair and The Chase won their slots.
In the breakfast battle Today had a red carpet win over Sunrise.
Nine network won Monday with 30.6% then Seven 29.2%, ABC 18.3%, TEN 16.0% and SBS 5.8%.
Married at First Sight was #1 for Nine with 1.27m then Nine News (996,000 / 987,000), A Current Affair (884,000), Travel Guides (677,000) and Hot Seat (530,000 / 352,000). Better Late than Never was 241,000.
My Kitchen Rules (1.07m) was best for Seven followed by Seven News (1.04m / 997,000), Home & Away (648,000), The Chase (591,000 / 362,000) and The Resident (445,000 / 307,000).
ABC News (778,000), Australian Story (645,000), Four Corners (602,000), 7:30 (554,000), Media Watch (525,000), Q & A (445,000) and Think Tank (198,000) comprised ABC’s night.
I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here pulled 599,000 / 591,000 for TEN then The Project (570,000 / 346,000), TEN Eyewitness News (433,000), Law & Order: SVU (314,000 / 162,000) and Family Feud (293,000).
On SBS it was River Cottage Australia (203,000), 24 Hours in Emergency (174,000), Michael Mosley: Trust Me I’m a Doctor (172,000) and SBS World News (136,000).
Go Jetters on the newly rebadged ABC KIDS / COMEDY topped multichannels at 177,000.
News Breakfast: 117,000 / 46,000
OzTAM Overnights: Monday 5 March 2018