Katy Perry rocks Masterchef kitchen
Ratings: Contestants lose their mind over Katy Perry. Seven tops primary channel. Nine wins Thursday.
Masterchef Australia was a ball of fun last night as contestants lost their mind over the rock star appearance by theme tune singer Katy Perry.
She swayed and swooned as she tasted food, dropping unexpected lines, “Put it in my mouth, Daddy!” and “You’re the tits, Reece!”
The show sizzled with 942,000 viewers and topped the demos.
Next in the slot were 7:30 (576,000), RBT (454,000) The World’s Most Beautiful Railway (304,000) and The Heights (218,000).
Later a MasterChef Masterclass was 537,000 then Seven movie: The Other Woman (348,000), Grand Designs Australia (310,000) and Nine movie: The Bourne Ultimatum (297,000).
Seven led in primary share but Nine network won Thursday with 25.8% then Seven 25.5%, 10 24.6%, ABC 14.5% and SBS 9.7%.
Nine News (1.08m / 1.03m) was best for Nine then A Current Affair (713,000) and Hot Seat (556,000 / 318,000).
Seven News was #1 with 1.19m / 1.1m for Seven. The Chase drew 676,000 / 401,000 and an extended Home & Away was 562,000.
The Project pulled 614,000 / 367,000. 10 News First was 446,000 / 297,000. A replay of The Secrets She Keeps drew 100,000.
ABC News won its slot at 834,000. Sammy J (407,000), The Drum (221,000) and Barrie Cassidy’s One Plus One (206,000) followed.
On SBS it was How The Victorians Built Britain (229,000), SBS World News (212,000), ZeroZeroZero (123,000) and Mastermind (131,000).
Death in Paradise on 9GEM led multichannels at 171,000.
The Morning Show: 184,000 / 122,000
Today Extra: 111,000 / 79,000
Studio 10: 59,000 / 51,000
OzTAM Overnights: Thursday 14 May 2020