It was a brutal return for Talkin’ ‘Bout Your Generation last night landing third in its slot with 678,000 viewers on Nine.
TBYG drew almost universal praise on social media by those who commented, and the show fared better in the demos, third for the night. But MasterChef Australia ruled the slot with 805,000 viewers with House Rules gathering steam in second place on 740,000.
TEN’s Have You Been Paying Attention? topped the demos for Monday and its timeslot once again at 800,000, way out in front of Four Corners, The Big Bang Theory and The Mentor.
Nine News, ACA and The Chase won their slots.
Nine led in primary channels but Seven network won Monday with 27.5% then Nine 25.7%, TEN 21.5%, ABC 17.9% and SBS 7.3%.
Seven News (1.06m / 1.02m) was best for Seven then House Rules (740,000), Home and Away (690,000), The Chase (634,000 / 408,000) and The Mentor (379,000). The Resident was just 159,000. Talking Footy drew 86,000 on 7mate.
Nine News was #1 for Nine with (1.07m / 1.03m) then A Current Affair (884,000), Talkin’ ‘Bout Your Generation (678,000), Hot Seat (550,000/ 352,000), The Big Bang Theory (509,000). Footy Classified was only 146,000 in 3 cities. 100% Footy was just 86,000 in 2 cities.
MasterChef Australian (805,000) led for TEN then Have You Been Paying Attention? (800,000), The Project (568,000 / 389,000), TEN Eyewitness News (464,000), Family Feud (363,000), Roseanne (281,000). Man with a Plan was just 143,000.
ABC News (740,000), 7:30 (601,000), Australian Story (588,000), Four Corners (530,000), Media Watch (511,000), Q&A (383,000) and Think Tank (232,000) comprised ABC’s night.
On SBS it was Elizabeth (255,000), 24 Hours in Emergency (216,000), Michael Mosley: Trust Me I’m a Doctor (205,000) and SBS World News (163,000).
Peter Rabbit hopped to the top of multichannels at 194,000.
News Breakfast: 113,000 / 40,000
OzTAM Overnights: Monday 21 May 2018