The Slap debuts with 946,000

Australian drama The Slap debuted on the ABC last night with a healthy audience of 946,000, winning its time slot.   

The show was the highest ranking for the ABC for Thursday and beat Seven’s Beauty and the Geek Australia (863,000), Nine’s new cop drama Unforgettable (732,000) and Rush on Ten (660,000).

Nine’s strongest outing was Nine News with 1.037 million and The Renovators was Ten’s most popular show with 800,000 viewers, according to preliminary metro ratings from OzTam.

Today Tonight won the night with 1.101 million.

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