BBC One’s new Sunday night drama ‘A Suitable Boy’ based on Vikram Seth’s novel, attracted nearly five million viewers, according to exclusive data obtained by BizAsiaLive.com.
The first episode, which aired on Sunday, pulled in an average 4.5 million viewers at 21:00 – peaking at 5.3 million viewers.
‘A Suitable Boy’ was the fourth most watched show across UK television channels behind ‘Antiques Roadshow’, ‘Countryfile’ and BBC News bulletins.
‘A Suitable Boy’ starring Ishaan Khatter and Tabu, continues on Sunday.
Please note: Above data is overnight figures, which may change slightly after seven days when consolidated data has been accounted for. BizAsiaLive.com publishes consolidated figures every Monday.