Overnights: Sony TV shoots to No.1 in UK on Saturday

Raj Baddhan

Senior Editor


Sony Entertainment Television overtook all rivals on Saturday to clinch the No.1 position in UK ratings, according to exclusive data obtained by BizAsiaLive.com.

The broadcaster soared with a share of 0.18%, while IPL 2019 broadcaster Star Gold settled for second place with 0.14%, Geo TV with 0.08%, Star Plus with 0.07%, Hum TV with 0.06%, Colors with 0.05%, Sony MAX with 0.04%, Star Bharat and ARY Family with 0.02% and ZEE TV with 0.01%.

Sony TV’s biggest highlights were ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ featuring guests Karan Johar and Kajol (pictured), at 21:30 with 56,200 viewers, followed by ‘Super Dancer Chapter 3’ at 20:00 with 55,500 viewers and ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ repeat at 23:00 with 23,700 viewers.

Star Gold’s IPL 2019 coverage of yesterday’s match between Rajasthan Royals and Sunrisers Hyderabad was watched by 59,700 viewers.

On Geo TV, ‘Saibaan’ repeat at 14:00 delivered 35,400 viewers, followed by movie ‘Wrong No’ at 21:00 with around 12,000 viewers.

On Star Plus, ‘The Voice’ repeat at 10:00 pulled in 22,500 viewers, followed by ‘The Voice Extra Special’ at 22:30 with 16,300 viewers and ‘The Voice’ at 20:00 with 10,500 viewers. ‘Divya Drishti’ at 21:30 pulled in 6,900 viewers.

On Hum TV, ‘Ranjha Ranjha Kardi’ at 20:00 was top Pakistani show with 40,700 viewers, followed by ‘Madiha Malhia’ at 21:00 with 18,300 viewers.

On ARY Family, ‘Cheekh’ raked in 30,000 viewers.

On Colors, ‘Rising Star’ topped ratings with 23,600 viewers.

On ZEE TV, ‘Out & About’ led with 9,100 viewers at 21:00, followed by ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Lil Champs’ at 19:30 with 5,200 viewers.

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.