Nine’s True Story with Hamish & Andy pulls lowest ever audience figures

Nine’s True Story with Hamish & Andy pulled its lowest ever audience on Tuesday night with 766,000 metro viewers, according to OzTAM’s overnight preliminary metro ratings.

Despite this, the show still achieved seventh place in the night’s top shows and came top in its later time slot.

Seven won the most-watched program of the night, with the news pulling in 1.052m metro viewers, just 9,000 more than The Block’s 1.043m.

Nine’s home renovation series The Block fell slightly from last Tuesday night’s 1.067m metro viewers, but was still the most-watched program across key advertising demographics 16-39, 18-49 and 25-54.

Nine came in the overall first place for the evening with a 21.0% share in front of Ten’s 12.3%, ABC’s 11.8% and SBS’ 6.0%.

Competing against The Block was Seven’s Hell’s Kitchen which rose slightly 540,000 viewers from last week’s 527,000.

Meanwhile Ten’s Shark Tank grabbed 461,000 metro viewers at the same time, falling slightly from last Tuesday’s 464,000.

True Story with Hamish & Andy won the later time slot and came second across the entire night in demographics 16-39, 18-49 and 25-54.

Other programs running at the same time were Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmare USA on Seven with 540,000 metro viewers and NCIS on Ten with 442,000 viewers.


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