Ironically, on the day the network announced the end for Wake Up the show lifted from its 30,000 average to 47,000 -but that’s still not enough to save it.
Elsewhere Million Dollar Minute won again, When Love Comes to Town dipped and Jonah from Tonga improved on last week’s terrible numbers.
But it was Seven that won the night.
Seven network won with a 31.2% share then Nine 26.1%, TEN 21.2%, ABC 15.8% and SBS 5.7%.
Seven News was #1 at 1.34m / 1.2m for Seven then House Rules (1.27m), Home and Away (951,000), Million Dollar Minute (791,000) and The Blacklist (765,000). The Killer Elite movie was 257,000.
Nine News (1.15m / 1.1m) was best for Nine then A Current Affair (1.07m), Hot Seat (652,000), When Love Comes to Town (647,000), Big Bang (493,000 / 413,000) and Mom (483,000).
The Project was 652 / 452,000 for TEN, TEN Eyewitness News was 604,000 and The Good Wife was 373,000.
ABC News (762,000) led ABC1 then 7:30 (681,000), QI (605,000), Spicks and Specks (490,000), QI 6:30 (351,000), Jonah from Tonga (348,000) and a repeat of Upper Middle Bogan (212,000).
Walking Through History, which has aired on Foxtel, is doing well for SBS ONE at 362,000. Next were One Born Every Minute (192,000), SBS World News (126,000) and The Bridge (123,000).
Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom topped multichannels at 331,000.
ABC News Breakfast: 84,000 / 58,000
Wake Up: 47,000
OzTAM Overnights: Wednesday 21 May 2014