SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not seen the Season 11 finale of “Great British Bake Off,” which debuted on Channel 4 on Tuesday and will stream on Netflix on Friday.
The season 11 finale of U.K. broadcaster Channel 4’s popular baking competition “The Great British Bake Off” has set viewing records for the channel.
The episode attracted a record-breaking average audience of 9.2 million viewers and a 39.7% share of the viewing audience from 8pm to 9.15pm on Tuesday night, with a five-minute peak of 10.4 million, making it the show’s biggest ever overnight audience on Channel 4.
The previous highest-rating “Bake Off” episode on Channel 4 was the 2017 finale, which attracted 7.7 million viewers and a 34.6% share of the viewing audience and 57.5% share of young viewers.
The Love Productions-made show is the highest rating Channel 4 show since modern records began in 2002,