Parental Guidance finale draws in 478K metro viewers

Nine’s grand finale episode of Parental Guidance, which saw “free-range” parents Penny and Daniel crowned the parents with the best parenting style, brought in an average audience of 478,000 metro viewers, while also winning key advertising demo, 18-49.

The premiere of the show saw a metro audience of 629,000 tune in.

During Nine’s Upfronts this year, the network described the show as a new format coming in late 2021, which sets out to discover what Australia’s best parenting style is. Host Ally Langdon was joined by Dr Justin Coulson to look at ten sets of parents with very different parenting styles, putting their methods to the test.

It looked at everything from “tiger parents” to “helicopter parents”, “free-range” parents and everything in between, and was produced by Eureka.

Meanwhile, an episode of Seven’s Home And Away was #1 in entertainment, pulling in a metro audience of 534,000, followed by Ten’s The Dog House Australia which aired to 521,000 metro viewers, while also winning key advertising demo, 16-39.

Nine’s Travel Guide RPT was next airing to an average of 471,000 metro viewers, while Seven’s The Chase Australia brought in a metro audience of 457,000.

Seven’s Big Brother VIP pulled in 302,000 metro viewers.

The #1 program on Tuesday was Seven News, which had an average of 909,000 metro viewers, ahead of Seven News at 6:30 with 877,000, ahead of Nine News which pulled in 815,000.

Nine won the night, taking an overall network share of 28.1% over Seven’s 26.9% share, while Ten had 20% and the ABC took a 15.8% share.

Nine also won primary channel share while the top-rating multi-channel for Tuesday was 7TWO with a share of 4.1%.

In the latest Daily Consolidated Total TV Report for 9 November, Seven News was the #1 program nationally across linear and BVOD television, with 1.459 million viewers including 31,000 on national BVOD.

Home And Away was the #1 entertainment program again with 1.085 million viewers, including a national BVOD audience of 144,000 views, an uplift of 20%.

The program with the biggest uplift however was Tuesday’s episode of Nine’s Love Island which had an 133% uplift on overnight figures and had a total of 585,000 viewers overall and a national BVOD audience of 240,000


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