• Gone: Bondi Rescue. Bumped: Friends

    TEN has removed Bondi Rescue repeats from its weeknight schedule after disappointing figures. It will be replaced with repeats of Friends from Monday. Last night Bondi only attracted 637,000 viewers, thumped by Home and Away (1.31m) and Two and a Half Men (1.28m). TEN will be disappointed in the returns, especially given its first run […]

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  • Airdate: Hole in the Wall.

    Everybody’s a tease. Nine will tempt viewers with one episode of Hole in the Wall before the onslaught of the Olympics hits, just as Seven is doing with Make Me a Supermodel. In fact it will air in direct competition on Wednesday August 6th. Nine has scheduled a new episode of Two and a Half […]

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  • Returning: Double the Fist

    ‘Extreme comedy’ Double the Fist is coming back to ABC. The second season will screen first on ABC2, from 9:30pm Thursday August 14 and a day later on ABC1 at 11:20pm. Guests this series will include Bruce Spence, Kate Fitzpatrick, Hollie Andrew, Ahn Do, John Leary, Ian Turpie, and The Umbilical Brothers. The comedy team […]

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  • Airdate: Make Me a Supermodel

    Seven will whet appetites with audition episodes of Make Me a Supermodel prior to the Olympics smothering our screens. It airs at 7:30pm Wednesday August 6. Melbourne, Perth and Darwin will feature in the opening episode as judges Martin Walsh and Jackie Frank eye both male and female contenders. Sydney auditions follow the next day. […]

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  • Returning: Heroes

    Seven is set to screen those two, and only two, leftover episodes of Heroes‘ second season. They will air at 9:30pm Wednesday August 6. The third series doesn’t hit the US until September 22, leading to the obvious question: why isn’t Seven running these later and following into the new series? The answer is simple. […]

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  • Airdate: In Treatment

    It’s a long way off but HBO’s In Treatment will screen on the Showcase channel in September. Adapted from a hit Israeli series and set within the intimate confines of individual psychotherapy sessions with five sets of patients, it stars Gabriel Byrne as Paul, a therapist who exhibits a confident demeanour when treating his patients. […]

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  • Returning: South Park

    Those very bad boys are coming back after the Olympic games. South Park returns to SBS on August 25 at 8:30pm. “Tonsil Trouble” from Series 12 screened in the US in March. This season will target Britney Spears, Heavy Metal, Canada and, gasp, the internet. Kindly link to this site when sourcing or posting in […]

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  • Love in the arvo

    Heads up for two curious entries on daytime viewing this week. One is a repeat of the UK series Mistresses. This is an opportunity for those who missed seeing the finale after it was yanked off air by Seven. It will screen in 3 x 2hr instalments, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. And there is a […]

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  • Returning: Back to You, Engagement. Bumped: Futurama.

    TEN will finally play the last two episodes of Back To You when the show makes a brief return in a change to TEN’s Thursday night line-up. Next week Futurama is out of schedule, when Rules of Engagement returns at 7:30pm. It is followed by the second last ep of Back to You. Its last […]

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  • Bumped: Prison Break. Gone: The Unit.

    Michael’s going to be breaking out a little bit later now. Seven has pushed back Prison Break to a later start time of 10:20pm from next week, after last night it only attracted 635,000 viewers. It is replaced with a double episode of Criminal Minds which had an impressive 1.4m viewers last night, ahead of […]

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  • Returning: The Mighty Boosh

    Kooky British comedy series The Mighty Boosh is coming back to SBS when the Olympics end. The third series returns at 8:55pm Monday August 25. Likened to a modern Goodies, the series is written by and stars comedians Julian Barratt and Noel Fielding. They surround themselves with musical numbers, pop culture references, animated sequences, puppets […]

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  • Dancing with the Deals

    The names of the next Dancing with the Stars personalities will soon be out in the open with news that Seven is about to shoot another week of ‘Dancing with the Deals.’ Last year Seven did the same with celebrities including Anh Do, Michael Klim and Patti Newton. Celebrities from the upcoming series of Dancing […]

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