Have You Been Paying Attention? lifts TEN’s Monday

The return of Have You Been Paying Attention? was good news for TEN, helping the network above a 21% share and back in competition.

The quiz drew 808,000 viewers, slightly below last year’s return of 839,000, and topped the demos. That was ahead of Four Corners, The Mentor and 24 Hours in Emergency.

The Voice was a winner for Nine at 881,000 ahead of MasterChef‘s 820,000, House Rules‘ 673,000 (up on last week) and 7:30 on 646,000. Nine’s talent show stretched out to 9:15.

Seven News, The Chase and a particularly high Current Affair won their slots.

Nine network won Monday with 27.6% then Seven 26.5%, TEN 21.5%, ABC 18.0% and SBS 6.4%.

Nine News (1.01m / 990,000) led for Nine followed by A Current Affair (902,000), The Voice (881,000), Hot Seat (551,000 / 330,000), and Adele Live in London (298,000). Footy Classified drew 90,000 in 3 cities.

Seven News was #1 for Seven with (1.06m / 1.01m) then Home and Away (677,000), House Rules (673,000), The Chase (653,000 / 388,000) and The Mentor (349,000). The Resident drew 174,000. Talking Footy was 98,000 in 3 cities on 7mate.

MasterChef Australia (820,000) led for TEN followed by Have You Been Paying Attention? (808,000), The Project (579,000 / 394,000), TEN Eyewitness News (462,000), Family Feud (330,000) and Roseanne (327,000). A Montreal Comedy Festival special was 133,000.

ABC News (772,000), 7:30 (646,000), Australian Story (571,000), Four Corners (541,000), Media Watch (448,000), Q&A (354,000) and Think Tank (265,000) comprised ABC’s night.

On SBS it was Elizabeth (240,000), 24 Hours in Emergency (215,000), Michael Mosley: Trust Me I’m A Doctor (182,000) and SBS World News (139,000).

ABC KIDS Octonauts topped multichannels with 203,000.

Sunrise: 255,000
Today: 231,000
News Breakfast: 88,000 / 50,000

OzTAM Overnights: Monday 14 May 2018

17 Comments:

  1. thedirtydigger

    The Mentor needs to go in and fix his own show methinks. Or is it too far gone ?
    There is so much wrong with this cheap looking biz-lite offering I don’t know where to start.

  2. Looks like Mr Bouris won’t get a second series of The Mentor on those numbers and as predicted Seven’s double episodes till after 11.30pm treatment of The Resident has killed interest in that series.

  3. Didn’t expect Talking Footy to beat Footy Classified which is the superior show. FC needs an earlier timeslot, i know when I’ve asked around the same response has been “i didn’t watch it it’s on too late”.

      • Yeah I know. Some Roseanne viewers might have been unaware it was moved to Sundays. Anyword yet on Man with A Plan. 10 should have Roseanne followed by MwaP for a great comedy double. They should also follow HYBPA for a comedy night….

        • Apparently man with a plan airs next Monday at 10:30 after a stand up special at 9:30. But I agree, Rosanne and MWAP would be a good 9:45-10:45 combo.

          • We are supposed to be getting the last ep of season 1 of MWAP next week (where they stopped previously). I assume the scheduled ep (second last ep of season 1) last night didn’t air, which makes me wonder exactly where Ten are up to and why they are persisting with Montreal Comedy Festival repeats?

    • Jᴏʜɴɴʏ1P5

      Yeah it did 304,000 on Sunday which in reality was good anyway because Modern Family was doing 274,000 and Bull 384,000 last year after Masterchef. May as well keep doing the Monday repeat at this rate and yeah a repeat already, however Young Sheldon and The Big Bang Theory are repeated two and half hours after they air (after Britain’s Got Talent). Plus by memory when TEN where doing the same with Graham Norton when on at 7:30pm (Weds?) and then showing it again in it’s traditional Friday slot with a similar ratings split result.

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