The Block Finale WINS the ratings war with 1.8 million viewers – as it becomes the most watched entertainment program of 2020
The Final Block was named the most watched entertainment program of 2020.
A whopping 1.84 million subway viewers tuned in on Sunday night as Queensland couple Jimmy and Tam Wilkins were crowned this season’s winner and received the cash prize of $ 100,000, on top of his $ 966,000 of income.
The renovation show Channel Nine also attracted significant participation in the regions, attracting a total of 590,000 viewers.
Victory! The Block final won Sunday night’s odds with 1.8 million viewers – becoming the most-watched entertainment program of 2020. Pictured: Block 2020 winners Jimmy and Tam Wilkins
The program easily became the top-tier Sunday night show, despite being the second-lowest final in the series’ 16-year history.
The Block’s main competitor was Channel Seven’s Beat The Chasers, but the program only managed to squeeze 583,000 subway viewers.
The five Bloc couples put their homes up for auction in Sunday’s episode.
Bring down the house! The Block easily became the top-tier Sunday night show, despite being the second-lowest final in the show’s 16-year history. Pictured: Host Scott Cam
Jimmy and Tam were crowned winners with a profit of $ 966,000, plus the cash prize of $ 100,000.
They were understandably ecstatic, Tam remarking after the tender, “Oh my God, can you believe that just happened?”
Tam and Jimmy chose to go second in the auction order, with a reserve price of $ 3,290,000.
Awesome: Sarah and George were happy too, as they pocketed the incredible $ 650,002
Big profits: South Australian couple Daniel and Jade walked away with $ 460,000
They received an offer of $ 4,256,000, resulting in a profit of $ 966,000.
Host Scott Cam announced that Tam and Jimmy had made “ more money than anyone ever made on this show ”.
Sarah and George placed second with $ 650,002, while Harry and Tash came in third, taking home $ 650,000.
Luke and Jasmin pocketed $ 506,000, and South Australian couple Daniel and Jade took home $ 460,000.
Ecstatic: Victorian father and daughter duo Harry and Tash (pictured) pocketed $ 650,000, with a bid of $ 4,000,000, from their stash of $ 3,350,000