BERLIN (dpa-AFX) - Series fans have once again made the Erste the ratings winner on Tuesday evening. First, the law series "Die Heiland - Wir sind Anwalt" reached 4.39 million (16.6 percent) starting at 8:15 pm. After that, 4.26 million (16.8 percent) stayed tuned in for the doctor series "In aller Freundschaft." The second channel reached only half as many viewers in prime time: The docu-series "Return of the Dictators?" drew 2.12 million (8.0 percent).

Sat.1 broadcast the U.S. crime series Navy CIS, attracting 1.63 million viewers (6.2 percent). RTL's reality series"Das Sommerhaus der Stars - Kampf der Promipaare" was watched by 1.61 million (6.4 percent). The ZDFneo crime thriller "München Mord: Damit ihr nachts ruhig schlafen konnt" came in at 1.45 million (5.5 percent).

ProSieben's competition show "Joko & Klaas gegen ProSieben" earned 1.22 million (5.3 percent). Kabel eins got 690,000 people to tune in with the comedy "Monsieur Claude und seine Tochter" (2.8 percent). RTLzwei's social reportage "Armes Deutschland - Stempeln oder abrackern?" was watched by 660,000 people (2.6 percent). The Vox series "Wir werden groß! Finally a vacation without parents!" had 630,000 viewers (2.5 percent)./bok/DP/ngu