Larry scores with Chase debut
Strategically placed in between Olympics & News, Larry Emdur's first Chase hosting leads in entertainment.
Larry Emdur’s debut on The Chase has attracted a huge first audience of 828,000 metro viewers.
Strategically sandwiched in between Olympics and Seven News, it was a big lift on last Monday’s 627,000. As a trimmed down 30 minute edition it was a very smooth debut for the seasoned host.
Olympic fever is still delivering for Seven, last night at 1.21m / 1.15m / 590,000 for primetime sessions.
Meanwhile 7:30 drew 662,000 then Australian Survivor (627,000), Beauty & the Geek (562,000) then a drop by One Plus One (290,000).
Have You Been Paying Attention? averaged 577,000 then Four Corners (370,000) and Media Watch (351,000).
Seven network easily lead Monday with 46.2% then Nine 19.3%, 10 17.7%, ABC 12.0% and SBS 4.8%.
Seven News was #1 at 1.47m / 1.41m.
Nine News (1.16m / 1.04m) was best for Nine. A Current Affair was 738,000 then Hot Seat (538,000 / 337,000) but struggled with Botched (228,000). Across the network Footy Classified and 100% Footy were 95,000 / 49,000 respectively.
The Project drew 496,000 / 313,000 for 10. 10 News First was 451,000 / 284,000. Comedy special Georgie Carroll: The Gloves Are Off was 107,000.
ABC News held well at 771,000. The Drum was 216,000 then Great Barrier Reef: The Next Generation managed 115,000.
On SBS it was SBS World News (165,000 / 131,000) and I Am Johnny Cash (93,000) and Jimmy Carter: Rock And Roll President at just 84,000.
News Breakfast: 113,000 / 86,000
OzTAM Overnights: Monday 26 July 2021