The ABC’s all-things-ads show Gruen returned to an impressive 754,000 viewers last night according to OzTAM metro numbers.
With 10’s pesky Masked Singer on hiatus, The Block returned to doing what it does best – trouncing everyone. It posted 963,000 viewers last night and was the most watched show of the night.
Nine won the evening with 33.4 per cent of the audience share (all channels). Seven did 25.8 per cent, the ABC took third with 18.1 per cent, 10 did 15.8 per cent and SBS had a neat seven.
With Shaun Micallef over for the year, the ABC’s other comedies Utopia (638,000) and Hard Quiz (630,000) did well and even beat its 7pm news (608,000).
Best for 10 was The Project (444,000), Bondi Rescue (361,000) and a repeat of Bondi Rescue (333,000).
Seven did well with its 6pm news (914,000), Home And Away (578,000), The Chase (340,000) and Britain’s Got Talent (282,000).
The Block aside, Nine’s other standouts were its 6pm news (796,000), ACA (703,000), The Footy Show (420,000) and Hot Seat (408,000).
In the battle for breakfast, Sunrise (280,000) did away with Today (190,000).
SBS’ best was its Tony Robinson’s: Britain’s Ancient Tracks with 222,000.
Wavemaker Australia has promoted James Boardman (lead image) to the newly created role of chief strategy officer, responsible for leading the agency’s strategy and planning practice across all five Australian offices and Auckland, New Zealand. Overseeing all output across Wavemaker’s diverse client portfolio, Boardman will ensure clients get to grips with the rapid changes affecting […]
Time magazine has named Taylor Swift as their Person of the Year for 2023. The 33-year-old singing phenomenon was called a “source of light” in a “divided world” by the magazine’s editors. The accolade goes to the person that Time deems to “who most shaped the headlines over the previous 12 months, for better or […]
The ACCC has provided an update on the next steps in its ongoing work to scrutinise misleading online reviews and influencer endorsements. Two short reports, outline details of the findings of the ACCC’s recent internet sweeps of social media influencers and online reviews. “The next steps in our continuing scrutiny of these important parts of […]
Havas Media Network has promoted Alastair Baker (lead image) to national head of planning, a newly created role. Baker was previously Head of Strategy at Havas Media Network Melbourne, where he championed the development of innovative work that drove client growth. In his new role, Baker’s remit is to provide solutions to marketers who need […]
Global creative agency Amplify is capping off a successful year with the creation of three new senior roles in their Australian team. Lead Image: L-R – Paige Lewis, Karina Munoz and Claire Hewitt The agency has doubled in size over the last year and continues to grow, appointing more senior leadership to guide the agency’s […]
GQ Australia has celebrated the 15th GQ Men of the Year Awards in association with BOSS. Fifteen awards were presented last night at a black-tie event at Bondi Pavilion ahead of the special GQ Men of the Year collector’s edition magazine being released exclusively inside The Australian on Friday December 8. The GQ Men of […]
Last night, Sydney’s Hordern Pavilion played host to the 2023 TikTok Awards in front of 1,500 celebrities, VIPs and creators. Ten awards were handed out at the event hosted by television presenter and former AFL player Tony Armstrong, media personality Abbie Chatfield and last year’s Creator of the Year, Kat Clark. The top title of […]