After registering marginal week-to-week ratings growth last week, BBC Two’s The Fall held steady in the ratings with its most recent episode.
The penultimate episode of the Gillian Anderson fronted series’ six episode second season drew an average audience of 2.1 million viewers and a 10% share, overnight figures have revealed.
While that is flat with the 2.1 million viewers who watched the fourth episode, it is nevertheless up by 50% on the channel’s 12 month slot-average. Season-to-date, The Fall has been averaging an overnight audience of 2.2 million viewers and a consolidated audience of 3.2 million viewers.
Elsewhere at 9pm last night, across its two-hour slot the BBC Music Awards on BBC One pulled in 3.9 million viewers and a 18% share; the concluding part of ITV’s factual drama The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies averaged 3.1 million viewers and a 16% share; while Channel 5′s Britain’s Bloodiest Dynasty averaged under one million viewers.