• Emmy Awards on TEN

    Network TEN will screen the 59th PrimeTime Emmy Awards on Monday September 17th from 10:10pm. Hosted by Ryan Seacrest (how could we resist the blonde tips photo, Mr Seacrest?) TEN’s broadcast will be a highlights package only. For the full, live as it happens ceremony, check the Bio Channel, which has the Red Carpet Arrivals […]

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  • The Chaser’s APEC video

    The Chaser boys have released advance footage of their APEC police bust on their My Space site. You can see Chas Licciardello being detained by police after the stunt by the ABC comedy team went a little further than planned. More on the now-infamous APEC sketch will air this Wednesday night on ABC TV.

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  • Ray Martin every Sunday

    Just weeks after sounding like he was set to walk Ray Martin looks like walking back into a hosting, or at least co-hosting, role for the Nine Network. Martin will join Ellen Fanning to present the Sunday show in a move that effectively ousts current co-host Ross Greenwood. Martin will continue to file stories for […]

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  • A WIN win as Nine signs on

    WIN Television and the Nine Network are back in bed together. The contractual resolution to protracted joint programming issues appears to have been Nine’s response to WIN recently announcing it had signed regional SA to the Seven Network. Nine will continue to supply programming for regional stations in the WIN network and STW in Perth. […]

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  • Returning: The Wedge

    Sketch comedy show The Wedge will return to TEN from Sunday September 16.The show will be moved to the later timeslot of 10:25pm.The series was recently rested following low ratings returns, but is still of value to TEN for its local content quota points.These are available to networks which screen first-run scripted drama or comedy […]

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  • Airdate: Rain Shadow

    Rachel Ward is to feature in a new telemovie set against the backdrop of the Australian drought for ABC TV. Rain Shadow will depict Ward as a veterinarian with an attitude, who is at odds with her new assistant played by Victoria Thane. The story takes place in the small farming community of Paringa, SA, […]

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  • Number 4 for Australia’s Next Top Model

    Foxtel has announced it is greenlighting a fourth series of Australia’s Next Top Model for 2008.Jodhi Meares will return as host along with the judging panel of Charlotte Dawson, Alex Perry and Jez Smith, and stylist Jonathan Pease. The show has been a growing hit for Foxtel, as well as proving one of the darlings […]

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  • Chaser charged on APEC stunt

    Those pesky Chaser boys have been at it again, this time creating a stunt during APEC which will see crew members charged with entering a restricted area without justification.The ABC crew were part of an alleged breach of APEC security zones and will appear in a Sydney Court on October 4.In a statement the ABC […]

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  • Airdate: Damages

    Nine will launch one of its hot new acquisitions, Damages on Sunday September 16 at 9:30pm. The legal drama stars Glenn Close, Australia’s Rose Byrne and Ted Danson. Each series is promising to focus on a different legal case, in which Close plays a shrewd attorney seeking litigation damages. The series launched in the US […]

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  • Returning: Who Wants to be a Millionaire?

    As previously announced, Nine is to return Who Wants to be a Millionaire as a 30 minute, 5 night a week programme. The show will soon re-appear in the 7pm timeslot with eddie McGuire hosting. Temptation is likely to be rested, but may return as a 5:30pm show. This is yet to be confirmed. Millionaire […]

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  • Gone: ER

    A little surgery to Nine’s schedule will see ER removed from Monday nights – effective immediately. It will be replaced by CSI. The long-running drama had only recently returned to programming, but this week only attracted 600,000 viewers. Kindly link to this website when sourcing or posting in messageboards, thanks!

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  • Sponsors pull from TEN show

    They say all publicity is good publicity, though few shows have ‘enjoyed’ the pleasure of commercial sponsors pulling their ads from a show.It’s bound to drive more viewers TEN’s way, but nor is it a move they would necessarily welcome.Holden and Holeproof have said they will not allow their products to be promoted during episodes […]

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