Nine’s Big Bang Theory wins non-news Tuesday with 996,000

Nine’s The Big Bang Theory was the most watched non-news show in the Tuesday night ratings, bringing in just under 1m, according to preliminary ratings from OzTam.

Broadcast at 7pm, it was up against Home & Away on Seven and The Biggest Loser on Ten, which rated with 960,000 and 951,000, respectively.

However, The Biggest Loser was the most popular show in the advertiser friendly 16-39 and 18-49 demographics, followed by The Big Bang Theory and 2 Broke Girls, both on Nine.

The night was won by Seven News, which pulled in 1.249m in the 6pm time slot during the Easter non-ratings period.

There were only three other shows to eclipse 1m viewers – Nine News, Today Tonight and A Current Affair.

Seven’s Sunrise was well on top at breakfast, beating Nine’s Today by 71,000 viewers, with 372,000.



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