Equipped with the big premiere of blockbuster film ‘Toilet – Ek Prem Katha’, ZEE Cinema emerged as the No.1 Asian movie channel beating all other channels including Star Plus, on Sunday.

According to exclusive data obtained by BizAsiaLive.com, ZEE Cinema’s share stood at 0.15% with the Akshay Kumar drama pulling in a massive 63,200 viewers at 18:00. It peaked further to 87,800 viewers – giving the channel its highest ever ratings since it joined the Sky Original Pack in August. As well as ‘Toilet – Ek Prem Katha’, repeat telecast of ‘Jab Harry Met Sejal’ also did well with 16,000 viewers and ‘Do Lafzon Ki Kahani’ at 12:00 with 12,300 viewers.

Sony MAX also did well with repeat telecasts of ‘Hindi Medium’ and ‘Dilwale’ bringing in big numbers for the channel. ‘Hindi Medium’ at 20:00 raked in 23,500 viewers, while ‘Dilwale’ at 17:00 drew 22,800 viewers and ‘Ek Duje Ke Liye’ at 10:45 with 11,400 viewers. The channel’s share was 0.10%.

Star Plus plummeted with a share of 0.06%. Movie ‘Baadshaho’ at 16:30 did well with 17,900 viewers, followed by ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challenge’ at 19:30 with 14,900 viewers.

On Colors, ‘Bigg Boss 11’ at 21:00 attracted 48,400 viewers, followed by ‘Bigg Boss 11’ repeat at 17:00 and ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi’ repeat at 18:15 with 7,000 viewers each.

On ZEE TV, ‘Dance India Dance’ at 20:30 pulled in 7,400 viewers, followed by ‘Yaaron Ki Baraat’ at 18:30 with 3,900 viewers and film ‘Mom’ at 13:00 with 3,500 viewers.

On &TV, ‘The Voice India – Kids’ at 19:30 fetched 17,200 viewers.

On Hum TV, ‘Tumhari Maryum’ at 20:00 pulled in 27,200 viewers, followed by ‘Alif Allah Aur Insan’ repeat at 17:00 with 14,000 viewers and ‘La Hasil’ at 21:00 with 13,300 viewers.

On Hum Masala, ‘Chocoholics’ at 21:30 delivered 36,000 viewers, followed by ‘Just Baking’ at 18:00 with 34,700 viewers.

On Geo TV, ‘Mubarak Ho Rishta Aaya Hai’ at 19:00 attracted 19,800 viewers, followed by ‘Aik Thi Rania’ at 22:00 with 17,000 viewers.

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