The Sydney Morning Herald reports:
The ABC's new political thriller The Code proved easy for viewers to decipher after it launched with better ratings than Big Brother.
The Code, a six-part drama starring Dan Spielman, Ashley Zukerman and Lucy Lawless, was eighth on OzTAM's overnight ratings with 771,000 viewers.
It easily eclipsed the Nine Network's reality series Big Brother which was ninth with 667,000 viewers.
Episode 1 will be repeated on ABC TV on these days if you don't want to see it on iView ABC 24 Sep 2014, 9:30pm ABC2 26 Sep 2014, 9:30pm
and there is a episode 1 recap also on The Sydney Morning Herald who wonders what Xena is doing in the outback.
More news and multimedia (when it becomes available) of Lucy in The Code can be found on the AUSXIP Lucy Lawless The Code Subsite