Seven scored a surprise hit with its Murder in the Outback doco last night, winning its timeslot with 1.03m viewers.
That’s very good news for the true crime genre, meaning more stories are likely to be greenlit by networks.
MasterChef Australia was 957,000 and still led the demos, then The Voice (749,000) and Grand Designs (526,000 from 7:40pm).
Later Vera kept up the crime genre with 626,000 beating 60 Minutes (559,000), movie: Deadpool (377,000) and FBI: Most Wanted (336,000)
Seven network won Sunday with 30.6% then Nine 27.3%, 10 19.1%, ABC 15.9% and SBS 7.1%.
Seven News was #1 with 1.24m viewers.
Nine News (1.14m) was best for Nine, with a late edition drawing 342,000.
The Sunday Project pulled 462,000 / 312,000 then 10 News First (333,000 / 243,000).
ABC News was 705,000. Compass was 182,000 for ABC.
On SBS it was SBS World News (207,000), Great Wall Of China: The Hidden Story (183,000), Saving Notre Dame (127,000). Toxic Town: The Corby Poisonings was 83,000.
Bluey led multichannels at 230,000.
OzTAM Overnights: Sunday 12 July 2020