Bad Monday for Seven as Masterchef breaks The Magician’s Code

Seven had a poor night on Monday with none its evening entertainment shows in the top 15 rating programmes.  

Accoring to preliminary overnight metro ratings from OzTam, the only Seven shows that made the top 15 were Seven News, Today Tonight and Home & Away.

Breaking the Magician’s Code bombed at 7.30pm with 881,000 while Desperate Housewives at 8.30pm delivered 870,000. Hung, at 9.30pm delivered 750,000.

Meanwhile, Ten’s Masterchef dominated the night with an average audience of more than 1.8m. For Nine, The Mentalist delivered just over 1.3m.

Monday’s top rating shows

  1. Masterchef Ten 1.841m
  2. Seven News Seven 1.652m
  3. Today Tonight Seven 1.629m
  4. Nine News Nine 1.427m
  5. The Mentalist Nine 1.316m
  6. A Current Affair Nine 1.195m
  7. ABC News ABC 1.129m
  8. Two and a Half Men Nine 1.107m
  9. The Big Bang Theory Nine 1.078m
  10. Home and Away Seven 1.061m
  11. Good News Week Ten 1.010m
  12. The 7PM Project Ten 0.977m
  13. Ten News Ten 0.968m
  14. Australian Story ABC 0.893m
  15. CSI: Miami Nine 0.893m

Monday’s channel share

  • ABC1: 13.4%
  • Seven: 23.2%
  • Nine: 24.1%
  • Ten: 21.5%
  • SBS1: 9.0%
  • ABC2: 1.6%
  • ABC3: 0.5%
  • 7TWO 3.5%
  • GO!: 1.7%
  • One: 0.8%
  • SBS2: 0.7%

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