Seven’s The Mentor with Mark Bouris attracts 489,000 for premiere

Seven Network’s The Mentor with Australian businessman and entrepreneur, Mark Bouris, has attracted 489,000 metro viewers for its debut last night at 9pm.

According to OzTAM’s overnight preliminary metro ratings, The Mentor also topped its time slot beating Nine’s Lip Synch Battle.

The Mentor premiered last night on Seven at 9pm

In the 7.30pm time slot, Seven’s My Kitchen Rules managed 1.330m metro viewers, beating Nine’s 911,000 for The Voice and Ten’s Bachelor in Paradise which saw 666,000 metro viewers tune in.

In the key advertising demographics, Ten’s Bachelor in Paradise was the most watched program for the 16-39 bracket while My Kitchen Rules topped the 18-49 and 25-54 demos.

The news battle for the evening saw Seven News/ Today Tonight score 1.061m metro viewers topping Nine News at 6.30pm’s 966,000.

At 6pm, Seven News managed 1.038m metro viewers ahead of Nine News’ 980,000.

Seven won the night with a 23.4% overall audience share topping Nine’s 19.2%, ABC’s 12.7%, Ten’s 12.6% and SBS’ 4.9% share.


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