• 8:40 timeslots are back

    Seven is up to its old scheduling tricks again. Half your favourite shows will no longer be starting at standard 7:30 or 8:30 times. Ugly Betty, Desperate Housewives, Grey’s Anatomy, What About Brian, Brothers and Sisters, Heroes, and Prison Break are moving by ten minutes. Yep, 7:40, 8:40 and 9:40pm in the week of March […]

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  • Silverchair joins Rove

    Silverchair will perform on Rove Live April 1 in a rare TV appearance. The band will sing “Straight Lines” from their soon to be released album “Young Modern.” As producer of the Arias, Rove has always had a close connection with the music industry and this will be Silverchair’s second appearance on the show. The […]

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  • Thu Mar 15

    [Ten/7:30pm] Jamie At Home. New Series. Jamie Oliver is doing what he does best – cooking, at home. He explains how easy it is to grow your own produce; sometimes in weird and wonderful ways. Also, how simple it is to make something around only one primary ingredient.[Ten/8:30pm] Law & Order: S.V.U. “Underbelly.” After a […]

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  • It’s no Secret

    Next Monday you can see Oprah introduce America to The Secret. Devised (or is that packaged?) by Aussie Rhonda Byrne, it’s a philosophy supposedly showing you how to improve your life. The basic principle is “Ask. Believe. Receive.” The phrases good karma or visualisation also spring to mind, but good luck to her. Byrne was […]

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  • Shhh. It’s Confidential TV.

    Sydney Confidential in the Daily Telegraph is one of the better gossip-busters around. So it’s no surprise to see Foxtel is turning it into a weekly 30 minute show, Confidential. Starting on June 6 on Fox8 the show will be hosted by Sophie Falkiner (Wheel of Fortune) and a yet-to-be-announced male host. One of the […]

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  • Nine’s wall of water week

    Nine will screen Tsunami: The Aftermath on Sunday March 25 at 9pm. In the same week it will have a movie length CSI: Miami episode called “Crime Wave” in which a tidal wave is heading for Miami. And that’s on top of the FINA Swimming. Tsunami: The Aftermath is a HBO telemovie featuring Toni Collette, […]

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  • Wed Mar 14

    [Movie Greats/6:40pm] Movie: The Main Event (US 1979) [Movie Extra/8:30pm] Movie: Standing in the Shadow of Motown (US 2002). [Biography/9:30pm] Danny Bonaduce[Biography/10:15pm] TV-Ography. The Partridge Family. [ABC/5:25pm] Monster Warriors[ABC/8:00pm] The New Inventors. James O’Loughlin uncovers the latest ingenious Australian inventions: The Lullabub self-rocking cradle; The Gem Solution for expansion and control joint finishes; and the […]

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  • ‘Cutie Patootie,’ Ugly’s Justin

    “Cutie Patootie” is how Rosie O’Donnell described 12yo Mark Indelicato, aka Ugly Betty’s Justin. And she’s pretty much right. This kid is a real scene-stealer on the comedy show. When he dropped by The View the girls were gushing with compliments, and Indelicato was quite the charmer. Don’t miss his hilarious tap dancing routine in […]

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  • Buy up, Birdsworth!

    All 692 episodes of the acclaimed / trashy / campy / ground-breaking series Prisoner are about to be released on DVD. That’s a whopping 179 discs for addicted fans of Bea, Lizzie and Doreen. Start saving your cigarettes now, you have until September 14 to rack up just $1599! Practically a steal? This is the […]

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  • Pope Jon for SBS

    Jon Voight will appear as Pope John Paul II in a 2 -part dramatisation of the life of the Pope screening on SBS in April. Voight was nominated for an Emmy for his performance. The drama also has a solid support cast including James Cromwell and Christopher Lee (pictured). But you won’t believe who is […]

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  • Naomi eliminated

    Naomi Robson was a surprise elimination in tonight’s Dancing with the Stars. In fact Jamie Durie joining her in the bottom two was also a surprise. They are arguably the two biggest names in the show, and supposedly two big Seven drawcards. It’s a bit of a worry the audience seemingly isn’t getting behind them. […]

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  • Deadly Desperates

    Seen those ads for Desperate Housewives telling you two will die? It’s a spoiler I think the network should have kept under wraps. But then how would they plug it? When I watched this episode without any prior knowledge of its content I was gobsmacked. And delighted. It’s easily the show’s best episode of the […]

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