Hard Quiz, Travel Guides lead entertainment on Wednesday

Hard Quiz topped entertainment last night at 663,000 metro viewers.

That just pipped Travel Guides (644,000) then 7:30 (553,000), Big Brother (556,000, which notably topped 2 demos) and MasterChef Australia (535,000).

Later The Weekly with Charlie Pickering led with 490,000 then Doctor Doctor (371,000), You Can’t Ask That (310,000), See What You Made Me Do (264,000) and Bull (252,000 / 189,000).

Nine network won Wednesday with 27.1% then Seven 26.7%,  10 19.8%, ABC 17.2% and SBS 9.2%.

Nine News was #1 at 977,000 / 919,000 A Current Affair won at 695,000 then Hot Seat (420,000 / 245,000). Footy Classified was 102,000 across the network.

Seven News was also #1 at 977,000 / 975,000 for Seven then Home & Away (608,000), The Chase (520,000 / 334,000). But How to Look Good Naked was just 182,000 with Reckoning at only 60,000.

The Project pulled 439,000 / 309,000 for 10. 10 News First was 363,000 / 266,000.

ABC News drew 601,000 for ABC. QI (216,000) and The Drum (175,000) followed. The Set drew 68,000.

On SBS it was Tony Robinson’s History Of Britain (174,000), SBS World News (160,000 / 135,000), Deadwater Fell (102,000) and Mastermind (77,000).

Bluey again led multichannels at 201,000.

Sunrise: 265,000
Today: 219,000
News Breakfast: 111,000 / 69,000

OzTAM Overnights: Wednesday 5 May 2021

11 Comments:

  1. I’m guessing Seven will just put a movie (maybe a blockbuster or FTA premiere) in that Tuesday later slot now, after re-scheduling two weeks in a row to bad ratings? At least it maximises value from their US studio agreements, has a longer run time to push share (and often demographic friendly too depending on the title), as we’ve seen numerous main channel ones even on weekdays do at least 200k+, sometimes 300k+.

    Surely better than Naked and Reckoning’s advertiser killing 180k and 60k!?

  2. I don’t know who oversees the scheduling at Seven West Media but in any event, they have a lot to answer for on the subject of “The Chase Australia”. I’ve watched virtually every episode since April and just about all has seen only one contestant progress to the final Chase. For a show of this excellence and one which is doing a re-brand via a new host, in addition to being consistently beaten by the competition, now is not the time to air episodes which would give a new viewer the notion that this is the true nature of the show.

  3. I watch the monday footy classified but not wednesdays because I get sick of Eddie just talking over the others and when he’s challenged he just starts yelling at them.

    But Caro hasn’t been on for weeks? anyone know why?

    I watched see what you made me do. Just fascinating and scary at the same time with what was revealed about tracking devices and other things. This program needs to be highlighted more

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