No struggle for ratings for SBS


While the commercial networks were once again pitting their noisy reality programs against one another last night, the biggest winner was actually SBS. The network’s newest observational series Struggle Street won it’s timeslot at 8:30pm last night with a sizeable 935,000 viewers tuning in. To put those ratings into context, last Wednesday night’s SBS programs Sacred Wonders of Britain and London’s Super Tunnel both struggled…

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2013’s Most Pirated Show


To no great surprise the most pirated show of 2013 was Game of Thrones. The show, which skews to a younger tech-savvy demographic, was illegally downloaded an estimated 5.9 million times for its Season Three finale – giving the show the honour of most downloaded episode for the second year in a row. But it wasn’t…

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Another win to Channel Seven


Another night. Same story. Channel Seven won the night with a 30.9% share, compared with 18.3% for Nine, 12.7% for Ten, 11.8% for ABC1, and 3.6% for SBS1. The key to Seven’s success was naturally My Kitchen Rules, which came in with a strong 1.92m viewers. Packed to the Rafters remained fairly strong with 1.3m…

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Daily Picks: Tuesday 12th February


The Project – 6:30pm, Ch10 The lovely Megan Gale is co-hosting The Project tonight, joining Carrie Bickmore, Dave Hughes and Andrew “50 Shades of Grey Hair” Rochford. Tonight the team look at the ex-Benedict, dog laws, the football crisis, Generation X, and Kitty Flanagan shares her thoughts on Valentines Day. Plus all the news of…

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Daily Picks: Thursday 7th February

My Kitchen Rules – 7:30pm, Ch7 Last night we said goodbye to controversial NSW contestants Jessie and Biswa. They definitely weren’t everyone’s cup of tea but they have definitely brought in the numbers for Seven this year. Tonight we meet the second batch of contestants for this series. We’ve got Sam & Chris (VIC), Ali…

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