In the reality TV battle last night Married a First Sight (1.1m) again pipped My Kitchen Rules (1.05m) in a neck and neck battle. TEN’s I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here was third with 735,000 viewers -and surprisingly fewer for the elimination of Carson Kressley at 684,000.
At 9pm Bride and Prejudice (700,000) was down slightly on last week but easily enough to better House Husbands -at 582,000 it is also down since its season return of 669,000.
Seven News and A Current Affair both won their timeslots. Australian Story was best for ABC outside of its 7pm news.
Seven network won Monday with 31.9% then Nine 26.6%, ABC 18.1%, TEN 17.6% and SBS 5.6%.
My Kitchen Rules led for Seven with 1.05m viewers then Seven News (981,000 / 938,000), Home and Away (724,000), Bride and Prejudice (700,000), and The Chase (538,000 / 359,000). Ramsay’s Hotel Hell was 318,000.
Married at First Sight was #1 for Nine with 1.1m viewers then Nine News (877,000 / 869,000), A Current Affair (799,000) House Husbands (582,000) and Hot Seat (445,000 / 255,000). Botched was 224,000.
ABC News (765,000), Australian Story (669,000), Media Watch (624,000), 7:30 (630,000), Four Corners (575,000) and Q&A (415,000) comprised ABC’s night.
I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here was 735,000 / 684,000. The Project drew (558,000 / 334,000), TEN Eyewitness News was 451,000 and Whose Line is it Anyway? Australiawas 300,000. Life in Pieces pulled 161,000 / 136,000.
On SBS it was Michael Mosley: Trust Me I’m a Doctor (229,000), Greece with Simon Reeve (214,000), SBS World News (137,000) and Bear Grylls: Britain’s Biggest Adventures was just 77,000.
Shaun the Sheep showed up the multichannel competition with 220,000 viewers.
ABC News Breakfast: 89,000 / 53,000.