The Roast of Paul Hogan tops entertainment; 2022 FIFA World Cup ARG vs KSA takes demos

The Roast of Paul Hogan on Seven topped entertainment programming on Tuesday, while the network also celebrated an overall network share win.

The show saw a metro audience of 513,000 tune in, however, it was the 2022 FIFA World Cup’s Argentina versus Saudi Arabia football game that won all three key advertising demos. The game also aired to 439,000 metro viewers.

In the latest Daily Consolidated Total TV Report for Tuesday 15 November, Seven News at 6:30 was the #1 program nationally across linear, with 1.385 million viewers, including 38,000 on BVOD, and an increase of 3%. The biggest uplift of the week was an episode of Love Island Australia on Nine with a rise of 594%, viewed by a total audience of 340,000, and a BVOD audience of 247,000.

Looking back at Monday’s overnights, Seven’s The Chase Australia aired to an average metro audience of 468,000, followed by the network’s Home and Away which aired to an average of 419,000.

My Mum, Your Dad on Nine pulled in a metro audience of 396,000 viewers, followed by Stuff the British Stole on ABC which drew in 324,000 metro viewers.

Meanwhile, Seven News won overall TV viewing on Tuesday night with 877,000 metro viewers, followed by Seven News at 6:30 with 837,000 metro viewers, while Nine News had 672,000 metro viewers. Nine News at 6:30 brought in 670,000, A Current Affair pulled in 578,000 metro views, and ABC News had a metro audience of 568,000.

As mentioned, Seven won the night, taking an overall network share of 28.1% over Nine’s 26.6%, while SBS had a share of 17.7%, the ABC had a share of 15.1%, and Ten had a share of 12.6%.

Seven also won the primary channel share, and the top-rating multi-channel on Tuesday was 7TWO with a share of 3.2%.

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