Overnights: Sony TV annihilates rivals on Friday with a huge surge in UK

'Indian Idol' on Sony TV

Sony Entertainment Television trounced rivals on Friday in UK, with an exceptional performance, according to exclusive data obtained by BizAsiaLive.com.

Sony TV delivered a whopping share of 0.27%, followed by a distant Star Plus at No.2 with 0.09%. Others that followed in the pecking order were Colors Rishtey and ZEE Cinema with 0.05%, Colors, B4U Movies and New Vision TV with 0.04%, Hum TV, Geo News and Sony MAX 2 with 0.03%, Aaj Tak, Republic Bharat, NDTV 24×7, Sony MAX and Sony SAB TV with 0.02%, ZEE TV, Star Gold, Star Bharat and Geo News with 0.01%.

On Sony TV, a three-episode of ‘Indian Idol 10’ proved a huge success with 79,700 viewers at 18:00 – peaking at 134,700 viewers. ‘Mere Dad Ki Dulhan’ at 21:30 benefited from the large audience of ‘Indian Idol 10’, with 83,100 viewers tuning in. ‘Crime Patrol’ was watched by 51,900 viewers at 22:00 and another 41,200 viewers for the 23:00 episode.

On Star Plus, ‘Mahabharat’ raked in 43,400 viewers at 18:00, followed by ‘Devon Ke Dev Mahadev’ at 19:00 with 24,200 viewers and ‘Mummy Ka Magic’ at 17:30 with 22,400 viewers.

On Colors Rishtey, ‘Balika Vadhu’ was watched by 21,000 viewers at 21:30, followed by the 21:00 episode with 19,400 viewers and ‘Barrister Babu’ at 20:30 with 14,700 viewers.

On ZEE Cinema, ‘A Flying Jatt’ pulled in 17,000 viewers at 18:00.

On Colors, ‘Desi Beat’ at 18:00 led with 44,600 viewers.

On Hum TV, ‘Zebaish’ delivered 33,500 viewers at 20:00.

On ZEE TV, ‘Jodha Akbar’ pulled in 6,200 viewers at 18:30.

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.