• Airdate: Creature Features

    Don’t tell Naomi, but her lizard may be back. This publicity still of ABC kids presenter Adam Saunders could almost be ripped from the Naomi Robson school of presentation.It was Robson who befriended a shoulder lizard when covering the death of Steve Irwin, from outside Australia’s Zoo in 2006. It was an image the generated […]

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  • Georgie Parker signs with Nine drama

    Georgie Parker is going to be a busy girl in 2008. In addition to her appearance in TEN’s Emerald Falls telemovie, she will take a leading role in Nine’s new series Scorched. Filming for the pilot episode of the show will start in Sydney this week. Parker will play the premier of NSW in the […]

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  • Bonaduce to judge kid stars for Nine

    Oh great. What did we do to deserve being lumbered with Danny Bonaduce? The loud American will adopt a judging role in Nine’s forthcoming My Kid’s a Star, described as “a reality series in which a group of kids (and their parents) compete in order to be deemed the next child star.” The outspoken Bonaduce […]

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  • More Neighbours moving out

    News today that three more cast are to leave TEN’s Neighbours. Jesse Rosenfeld (Marco Silvani), Sweeney Young (Riley Parker) and Daniel O’Connor (Ned Parker) are expected to film their final scenes in around three months’ time. Meanwhile its been a week since Neighbours switched from the BBC to Five in the UK, but the move […]

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  • Aussie pirates deleted by websites

    ninemsn reports that almost 10,000 members of two Australian-based torrent sites had their accounts deleted following the news the Australian Federation Against Copyright Theft (AFACT) was investigating their sites. The members-only networks came under increased focus from the AFACT after users began sharing pirated copies of the first episode of Underbelly. Several “cappers”, users who […]

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  • Nine hearts a ratings win

    Channel Nine has won the first week of 2008 ratings. Nine took out the week with a 28.7% of the audience, over Seven’s 27.2% and TEN’s 22.5%. The ABC had 16.4% and SBS on 5.3%. Nine won Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday Friday and all cities except Perth. All else fell to Seven. But what a mess […]

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  • Rove rubbishes mag’s ‘shock news’

    Rove has lashed out at Women’s Day for publishing what he claims are false stories, as he rebuilds his life with girlfriend Tasma Walton. “The magazines seem to be doing a wonderful job of . . . just making up whatever the hell they want,” McManus said. The mag recently published a story quoting a […]

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  • Gallery: So You Think You Can Dance Australia

    This is Anthony Ikin from the Gold Coast, one of twenty young Aussies ready to strut their stuff on the first performance show of So You Think You Can Dance Australia. The 26 year old owns a dance and fitness studio and has a background in gymnastics and aerobics. He has performed in Grease: The […]

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  • Extra love in the room

    It’s not often TV Tonight makes mention of repeats, but this drama was so good it’s worth alerting viewers to a second outing. Big Love will be repeated on SBS beginning 8:35pm Saturday February 23. The good news is it will lead up to the screening of the second season. The HBO drama looks at […]

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  • More from TV odd couple

    America’s ABC has greenlit a multi-camera half-hour comedy pilot from Will & Grace creators David Kohan and Max Mutchnick. The untitled project follows two best friends and business partners – one straight, one gay – whose relationship is tested when both wind up with serious significant others at the same time. The duo must balance […]

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  • 101 uses for Joey Fatone

    He didn’t bring much to his hosting role on The Singing Bee, and former NSync singer Joey Fatone doesn’t seem to bring much to his hosting role on the red carpets of America, either. But nor are the alternative choices much chop. Fatone certainly isn’t the new Joan Rivers as he asks non-probing questions of […]

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  • Kerri-Anne regular joins Morning Show

    WSFM radio duo Amanda Keller and Brendan Jones have been lured to Seven’s The Morning Show, a blow to Kerri-Anne Kennerley’s Mornings given that Jones was already a regular with her. Jones had been part of the No Junk Male segment, in which men discuss topical points with Kennerley. The KAKster continues to lose to […]

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