• Airdate: Stockinger

    SBS is set to screen the spin-off from its popular Inspector Rex series from Austria. Stockinger stars the subtly funny Karl Markovics, the “straight man” to Rex and Moser. In this series he relocates to Salzburg to be with his wife who inherited her father’s dental practice. It premieres at 7:30pm Thursday February 28. The […]

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  • Airdate: 80th Academy Awards

    Channel Nine will again host the annual Oscars ceremony in Australia. The 80th Academy Awards, to be hosted by Jon Stewart, will air at 8:30pm Monday February 25. The delayed telecast will include red carpet arrivals hosted again by Richard Wilkins. This has previously been packaged as a separate show by Nine, but this year […]

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  • Nine lodges appeal papers

    The Nine Network ran out of time to have its banned gangland drama Underbelly screened in Victoria tonight after failing to lodge an appeal by 3.40pm (AEDT) today. But by late afternoon it did lodge papers which will initiate a subsequent hearing, to be heard by three judges in the Court of Appeal. The Age […]

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  • Official: WGA Strike over!

    The American writers’ strike has officially ended. The Writers Guild of America announced just before 7 p.m. that members voted to lift the strike order with a 92.5% endorsement. WGA West president Patric Verrone, the most visible figure during the 14-week strike, made the announcement. “The strike is over,” he said. “Our membership has voted, […]

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  • Torchwood Babiez

    In the world of fan fiction there are many shows that have budding scriptwriters penning alternative storylines for their favourite shows online. But this webcomic for Torchwood is one of the more original. Yes it’s Torchwood Babiez! In the words of the creators, the series is “designed specifically to kill you with cute” and “the […]

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  • Animal vet leaves Nine for TEN

    Whatever you do, don’t go confusing your life guards with your vets or you could wind up in big trouble. Sydney veterinarian, Dr. Chris Brown, formerly of Harry’s Practice, Burke’s Backyard, and currently still part of the Today line-up, will leave Nine to host a new factual show for the TEN network. Bondi Vet promises […]

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  • The Underbelly Redemption

    UPDATE: 10am: The Shawshank Redemption is set to screen on Nine in Victoria tonight. As indicated by this site earlier the prison film will air on Nine at 8:30pm. Initial plans for a brief Underbelly: A Special Announcement will now not air. A planned Underbelly encore on Sunday night at 10pm in Victoria is replaced […]

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  • Night Cap debuts

    Caught a bit of The Night Cap which premiered last night at 10:30pm on 7HD. I actually watched it online, although it didn’t start till a good 15 mins in (so no full review here). The show was essentially a late night version of Sunrise, with five presenters including Matthew White holding the fort. There […]

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  • So what’s ABC3 anyway?

    Some viewers may have noticed ABC3 was added to their TVs yesterday. The ABC has reset its digital channels as: ABC1 is now 2 and 21.ABC2 is now 22.ABC3 is now 23.ABC HD remains 20.The network has added ABC3 to avoid a further reset later in the year. However, the ABC is yet to hear […]

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  • 24 delays by 365

    As networks continue to assess future plans following the expected end of the Writer’s Strike, there is bad news on the horizon. 24 is officially delayed by a year, according to The New York Times. Only 12 eps had been completed. Heroes may not produce any more episodes this season. The Seven Network currently has […]

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  • Auditions: Project Runway Australia

    Calling all designers wanting to make a big splash. Foxtel is now taking applications for Project Runway Australia, the local version of the US reality series. Head of Entertainment, Graham Burrells, said: “Ambitious fashion designers across the country should ready their needles and thimbles to show us their raw talent and personality. Experience will be […]

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  • Callea and Campbell dating

    Seven personality Tim Campbell has confirmed he is dating It Takes Two and former Idol singer Anthony Callea. The confirmation on radio station Vega in Melbourne follows ongoing gossip in the Herald Sun that the two were ‘more than friends.’ It had published repeated ‘sightings’ of the two together at the Australian Open, dining and […]

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