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Beat The Chasers rounds up successful second series in the UK

Beat The Chasers rounds up successful second series in the UK

January 12, 2021 - Beat the Chasers, the latest member of the hugely popular The Chase family, rounded up another fantastic season in the UK on ITV. Across its 7 episodes, the show averaged 4.1 million viewers and a 21% market share, which is 30% up on the slot audience (3.1m/17.2%) and 3.8 points up on the slot share. The series won its broadcast time slot six out of the seven nights. The series proved successful among young viewers too and was watched by an average 16-34 audience of 495k viewers and a 23.5% market share, which is 7.5 points up on the slot share (15.6%). The run won the time slot every night in this key demographic.

The hit format is also a big success across the globe. In Australia it rounded up a very strong first season and the show is currently on air in the Netherlands, outperforming RTL4’s  time slot week on week.

Beat The Chasers is created by Potato, part of ITV Studios and distributed internationally by ITV Studios.

About Beat the Chasers

For this quiz show, the five chasers, famous for their appearance in the quiz show The Chase join forces! From an eager audience, we select one contestant after the other. Each contestant goes head-to-head against The Chasers and tries to win a big cash prize. The question is… is it possible to beat the best quizzers in the country - all by yourself?

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