• Sopranos tops with critics

    American TV Critics have ranked The Sopranos the top series of 2007. Despite a controversial ending, the HBO drama was favourite, followed by Lost, Friday Night Lights, The Office and Ugly Betty. Worst was October Road and 24. Rank Show Network Poll Ranking Studio1. The Sopranos HBO N/R HBO, Brad Grey TV, Chase Films2. Lost […]

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  • Tues July 10

    [Showtime/8:30pm] The Virgin Queen. Premiere.[World Movies/8:30pm] Spellbound (US 2002) [ABC/8:00pm] Carbon Cops : The Students. Can the Carbon Cops find cheap and easy solutions to help three cash-poor student renters reduce their carbon emissions?[ABC/9:20pm] Foreign Correspondent[ABC/10:00pm] jtv’s One Night Stand In Cowra. This documentary follows the behind-the-scenes drama that occurred in the town of Cowra […]

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  • AOK for Andrew and Sonia

    Andrew O’Keefe will be joined by Sonia Kruger for his new Tonight show pilot AOK Tonight. Two pilots will be shot in Sydney later this month, promising “an evening of night time comedy and variety, some razor sharp topical discourse, and surprise celebrity guests.” O’Keefe is one of the busiest guys in the biz these […]

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  • Helpmann Awards live on Bio

    The Biography Channel will broadcast the Helpmann Awards, Australia’s own Tony Awards, live on Monday August 6. The ceremony from the Capitol Theatre, Sydney, has nominated productions including Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Eurobeat. Hosted by actor Jonathan Biggins, the broadcast continues a long-running relationship between Foxtel and the Helpmanns. […]

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  • Dame Edna’s Treatment

    Deborah Harry, Shirley Bassey, Sophie Ellis Bextor, Matt Lucas, David Walliams and k.d. lang are some of the names appearing in Nine’s upcoming Dame Edna Treatment. Set in a spa, the ITV chat show premieres at 7:30pm Saturday July 21 and sees some of the celebs getting an Edna-style makeover. Others will include Martin Sheen, […]

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  • Seven confirms Bionic Woman

    Seven has confirmed picking up The Bionic Woman and Lipstick Jungle as part of its NBC deal. Michelle Ryan, formerly of Eastenders will star as the new “Jamie Sommers” in a remake of the 70s classic. The original series starred Lindsay Wagner. Lipstick Jungle is the new dramedy about female executives in New York. It […]

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  • Ratings Week 28

    Saturday:1 Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban Nine 1,314,0002 Seven News – Sat Seven 1,277,0003 Australia’s Funniest Home Video Show Nine 1,158,0004 Nine News Saturday Nine 1,119,0005 The Great Outdoors Seven 983,000 Friday1 Seven News Seven 1,392,0002 Today Tonight Seven 1,303,0003 Nine News Nine 1,228,0004 A Current Affair Nine 1,163,0005 Better Homes And Gardens […]

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  • Mon July 9

    [Seven/7:30pm] Border Security. The fight to protect our border continues as an entire flight from Vietnam is suspected of drug smuggling. A sniffer dog’s reaction alerts officers to the contents of a box coming from the UK. What is hiding inside? Meanwhile, Immigration is not convinced by an ex-con who claims he’s changed his ways. […]

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  • Nine sails to a win

    Thanks to the State of Origin and Sea Patrol’s premiere, the Nine Network won Week 27, it’s second ratings win of the year. In a race that resembled the America’s Cup race, Nine sailed across the finish line with a 29.3% share to Seven’s 28.6%. TEN sank to 20.7%, the ABC had 16.1% and SBS […]

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  • Nine declines Naomi Show

    The Australian reported this week that Naomi Robson’s manager showed her pilot of The Naomi Show to Nine’s Jeff Browne and programmer Michael Healy but they rejected it. Nine is obviously still licking its wounds over the demise of The Catch-Up and steering away from potentially expensive shows that take time to build. This is […]

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  • Jason’s new soap

    Jason Donovan is shooting a new soap in the UK, Echo Beach. The actor, who appeared in the earlier this week, in Concert for Diana, joins ex-Eastenders’ Martine McCutcheon in the Cornwall-shot series. In the drama, Donovan’s character plays McCutcheon’s ex-lover, whose “whose complicated affairs are played out amongst teenage angst, family loyalties and tested […]

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  • Hot tip: Double Eviction

    On July 22 Rove will present his show from New York City, chatting to Sandra Bullock. It will air at 9pm, meaning an extended Big Brother most likely indicates another Double Eviction could be looming. There are currently 8 housemates remaining with Michelle, Zach and Aleisha up for nomination this weekend. As the show ends […]

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