Judges Andy Allen, Melissa Leong, Jock Zonfrillo on Masterchef set with guest Coskun Uysal
(Image: Ten)

Wednesday night — more to say about what’s coming up (Julia Zemiro’s Home Delivery, The Weekly, Masterchef) than what we saw last night — a desert not a dessert.

Masterchef, 1.19 million nationally, The Voice 1.29 million. Even those two are now in the familiar same-old-same-old stage of the season. House Rules on Seven, 770,000. Very Netflix last night.

In breakfast, Today had a solid morning — 342,000/230,000, second again behind Sunrise with 506,000/307,000 and ahead of ABC News Breakfast with 329,000/222,000.

In the regions, Seven News, 674,000, Seven News 6.30, 627,000, The Chase Australia 5.30pm, 435,000, Home and Away, 394,000, 7pm ABC News, 373,000.

Network channel share:

  1. Nine (29.7%)
  2. Seven (24.1%)
  3. Ten (20.3%)
  4. ABC (17.2%)
  5. SBS (8.7%)

Network main channels:

  1. Nine (21.5%)
  2. Seven (16.3%)
  3. Ten (14.4%)
  4. ABC (12.5%)
  5. SBS ONE (5.8%)

Top 5 digital channels: 

  1. 10 Bold (3.7%)
  2. 7mate (3.2%)
  3. 7TWO (2.8%)
  4. GO (2.5%)
  5. ABC Kids/Comedy, Gem (2.4%)

Top 10 national programs:

  1. Seven News — 1.94 million
  2. Seven News 6.30 — 1.76 million
  3. Nine/NBN News — 1.42 million
  4. Nine/NBN News 6.30 — 1.37 million
  5. The Voice (Nine) — 1.29 million
  6. Masterchef Australia (Ten) — 1.19 million
  7. 7pm ABC News — 1.14 million
  8. The Chase Australia 5.30pm (Seven) — 1.11 million
  9. A Current Affair (Nine) –1.08 million
  10. Home and Away (Seven) — 1.03 million

Top metro programs:

  1. Seven News — 1.27 million
  2. Seven News 6.30 — 1.14 million
  3. Nine News — 1.09 million
  4. Nine News 6.30 — 1.01 million

Losers: Seven – zzzzzzzzz

Metro news and current affairs:

  1. Seven News — 1.27 million
  2. Seven News 6.30 — 1.14 million
  3. Nine News — 1.09 million
  4. Nine News 6.30 — 1.01 million
  5. 7pm ABC News – 763,000
  6. A Current Affair (Nine) – 762,000
  7. 7.30 (ABC) — 603,000
  8. The Project 7pm (Ten) — 588,000
  9. Foreign Correspondent (ABC) — 497,000
  10. The Project 6.30pm (Ten) — 392,000

Morning (national) TV:

  1. Sunrise (Seven) – 506,000/307,000
  2. Today (Nine) – 342,000/230,000
  3. News Breakfast (ABC, ABC News) — 329,000/230,000
  4. The Morning Show (Seven) — 313,000
  5. Today Extra (Nine) — 240,000
  6. Studio 10 (Ten) — 78,000

Top five pay TV programs:

  1. The Bolt Report (Sky News) – 79,000
  2. Paul Murray Live (Sky News) — 76,000
  3. Credlin (Sky News) — 60,000
  4. The Big Bang Theory (Fox Funny) – 56,000
  5. PML Later (Sky News) – 50,000

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