After suffering a ratings decline last week, BBC Two’s drama series The Fall bounced back last night with the penultimate episode of the show’s first season.
Last night’s episode of The Fall pulled in 3.3 million viewers and a 14% share. With those numbers the series was able to beat off the competition and rank as the highest rating programme of the hour, winning the 9pm slot. This week’s ratings are also up 14% on last week’s overnight rating of 2.9 million viewers. Season-to-date The Fall has been averaging an overnight audience of 3.3 million viewers.
Elsewhere on Monday night at 9pm, The People’s Coronation with David Dimbleby on BBC One pulled in 2.8 million viewers and a 12% share; ITV’s Vicious pulled in 2.4 million viewers and a 10% share at 9pm; the final episode of Channel 4′s documentary series Skint pulled in 2.4 million viewers and a 10% share; and Why Did Oscar Pistorius Kill Our Daughter? over on Channel 5 averaged 1.2 million viewers and a 5% share.