MasterChef Australia fended off a new threat from Big Brother last night, while Nine’s nostalgia sojourn left it wanting.
MasterChef Australia was the top entertainment drawcard at 1.02m and topped the demos, beating off Big Brother at 817,000. The latter rose to 842,00 for its eviction -both shows produced by Endemol Shine Australia. While a dip for Big Brother was to be expected, it wasn’t too big, which is good news indeed for Seven.
Trailing both were 7:30 (530,000), Foreign Correspondent (413,000), Kath & Kim (389,000 / 307,000) and Who Do You Think You Are? (334,000).
Later How to Stay Married drew 407,000 then Australia’s Ocean Odyssey debuted with 402,000.
Seven network won Tuesday with 27.2% then Nine 24.9%, 10 22.4%, ABC 15.7% and SBS 9.8%.
Seven News was #1 at 1.17m / 1.15m for Seven. The Chase was 635,000 / 410,000 then Home and Away (666,000). Criminal Minds drew 303,000.
Nine News (1.11m / 1.04m) was best for Nine then A Current Affair won its slot (807,000) and Hot Seat (616,000 / 325,000). Movie: The Dish was 287,000.
The Project pulled 572,000 / 363,000 for 10. 10 News First was 409,000 / 271,000 then NCIS (216,000).
ABC News drew 800,000. The Drum (227,000) and Road to Now (222,000) followed for ABC.
On SBS it was Filthy Rich and Homeless (286,000), SBS World News (181,000) Dateline (165,000) and Mastermind (103,000). The Feed was 71,000.
Bluey led multichannels with 216,oo0.
News Breakfast: 136,000 / 60,000
OzTAM Overnights: Tuesday 9 June 2020