MasterChef immune from Tuesday competition
Ratings: TEN finishes second in primary channels, Buying Blind slips in second week.
Both MasterChef and House Rules increased their audience compared to last Tuesday but Buying Blind dipped.
MasterChef saw another Immunity pin go off after a Vegemite challenge in South Australia to the tune of 886,000, up on last week’s 852,000 and topping the demos. House Rules lifted from 674,000 to 713,000. Newcomer Buying Blind slipped from 608,000 to 554,000 in its second outing but finished ahead of House Rules in Melbourne.
By around 8:45 the race was a lot tighter but ultimately Shark Tank came out on top at 614,000, up on last week’s 560,000. Back in Time for Dinner and Interview followed, the latter increased from last week’s poor showing by over 100,000 viewers. From 9pm Nine just wasn’t even on the mat.
ABC News drew up to 74,000 for Live coverage of the Trump / Kim Summit in Singapore around 7pm during Trump’s press conference.
TEN’s primary channel managed to pip Nine’s but Seven network won Tuesday with 28.6%, then Nine 25.5%, TEN 21.8%, ABC 16.9% and SBS 7.2%.
Seven News was #1 for Seven with 1.13m / 1.06m then House Rules & Home and Away (both on 713,000), The Chase (674,000 / 414,000), Interview (477,000), and Swipe Right for Murder (199,000).
Nine News (1.01m / 966,000) led for Nine then A Current Affair (782,000), Hot Seat (584,000 / 365,000), Buying Blind (554,000) and 4 Days that Shook Britain (223,000).
MasterChef Australia (886,000) won for TEN then Shark Tank (614,000), The Project (580,000 / 364,000), TEN Eyewitness News (458,000), Family Feud (289,000)and NCIS: LA (279,000).
ABC News (691,000), Back in Time for Dinner (572,000), 7:30 (484,000), Making Child Prodigies (339,000), Miriam’s Big American Adventure (322,000), and Think Tank (233,000) comprised ABC’s Monday.
On SBS it was a repeat of Who Do You Think You Are? at 326,000 then Insight (190,000), Dateline (166,000) and SBS World News (150,000).
Outback Truckers topped multichannels at 222,000 for 7mate. Love Island followed at 200,000 which is another season high.
The Morning Show: 155,000 / 95,000
Today Extra: 117,000 / 87,000
Studio 10: 61,000 / 57,000 / 40,000
OzTAM Overnights: Tuesday 12 June 2018.