LATEST OVERNIGHT RATINGS
SUNDAY: The X Factor faltered in its second outing after making a promising start the previous evening.
SATURDAY: Simon Cowell’s return to The X Factor helped add around 300,000 viewers to last year’s opener as the competition got underway with 9.5m viewers.
THURSDAY: An appearance by Mrs Brown’s Boys star Brendan O’Carroll helped BBC1 format Who Do You Think You Are? to over 5m viewers - its biggest audience in three years.
WEDNESDAY: A baked alaska controversy helped The Great British Bake Off to its second biggest audience on record.
TUESDAY: The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards highlights show peaked with 240,000 viewers after moving to Sky Living from 5 USA.