Overnights: Colors impresses on Tuesday in UK

Raj Baddhan

Senior Editor


Colors had one of its most consistent nights in UK ratings since it went HD last month, according to exclusive data obtained by BizAsiaLive.com .

All primetime shows post 19:30 had an average audience of over 20,000 viewers – making it one of the most watched Asian TV channels last night in the UK. The biggest show on Colors on Tuesday night was ‘Swabhimaan’ at 21:30 with 34,300 viewers, followed by the repeat of ‘Dil Se Dil Tak’ at 22:30 with 33,700 viewers, ‘Shani’ at 22:00 with 30,100 viewers and ‘Sasural Simar Ka’ at 19:30 with 28,500 viewers.

Star Plus remained the firm favourite with ‘Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil’ returning to the No.1 position with 135,200 viewers, followed by ‘Naamkarann’ at 21:00 with 124,300 viewers and ‘Yeh Hai Mohabbatein’ at 19:30 with 113,900 viewers. ‘Ishqbaaaz’ climbed back with 98,800 viewers – its biggest audience since it moved to the 22:00 slot in the UK.

On Rishtey, ‘Uttaran’ was watched by 43,800 viewers at 18:30, followed by ‘Thapki’ at 20:00 with 24,300 viewers and ‘Balika Vadhu’ at 21:00 with 21,100 viewers.

On &TV, ‘Badho Bahu’ at 21:00 pulled in 22,600 viewers, followed by ‘Gangaa’ at 20:00 with 22,000 viewers and ‘Queens Hain Hum’ at 21:30 with 14,300 viewers.

On Hum TV, Choti Si Zindagi’ at 20:00 topped ratings with 59,300 viewers, followed by ‘Kuch Na Kaho’ at 22:00 with 36,100 viewers and ‘Susraal Mera’ at 21:00 with 35,500 viewers.

The Pakistan Super League continued to do well on Prime TV with 33,900 viewers tuning in for its coverage from 15:30. Geo TV’s coverage was watched by an average 2,400 viewers, while UK 44 scored with 3,600 viewers and A Plus Europe was rated zero.

Above data is an overnight rating supplied by Attentional – and may change slightly after consolidated figures become available in seven days from BARB.