• Tue July 24

    [Seven/7:30pm] RSPCA Animal Rescue.[Seven/8:00pm] Medical Emergency[Seven/8:30pm] All Saints. “Bad Blood / Push Me Pull You”. A man’s relatively minor injuries are seriously compounded by a rare blood disease. Dan is starting to worry that his ability to be a good nurse has been compromised by his recent injury. Gabrielle fears that the situation between Charlotte […]

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  • Bingo host announced

    Home and Away’s Tim Campbell will host Seven’s new National Bingo Night according to the Sydney Morning Herald. As previously announced, this American format pits single contestants against a studio audience. All of them play bingo with the ‘single’ contestant having to decide if the next ball drawn is higher / lower / red / […]

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  • Meet Dr Who

    Sylvestor McCoy, the seventh Doctor Who (1987-1989, 1996), will be making appearances to Australian fans at upcoming sci-fi conventions. McCoy is appearing this Sunday July 29 in Melbourne at the Doctor Who Club of Victoria’s Whoniverse 2007 at Northcote Town Hall. In Sydney he will appear at Drummoyne RSL on Sunday August 5 for the […]

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  • Millsy in the Mint

    Rob Mills is one of four presenters Nine has announced for its new late night quiz show, The Mint. He will be joined by Cherie Hausler, Natalie Garonzi and Nathanial Buzolic. Based on a UK format, the programme is produced in-house by Nine following the end of Fremantle Media’s Quizmania. A Nine spokesperson denied it […]

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  • The Abbey to air in October

    The ABC has announced its long-awaited ‘observational’ series The Abbey will air in October after delays hit the production last year. In 2006 the ABC set about commencing production with an Abbey in the Blue Mountains, only to have its lead character, the Abbess, die three days before shooting. Was their maker trying to tell […]

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  • Ratings Week 30

    NB: Ratings will have regular but not daily updates until further notice. Please refer to “vacation” post. Saturday1 Seven News – Sat Seven 1,229,0002 Nine News Sat Nine 1,194,0004 The Dame Edna Treatment Nine 1,013,0005 The Great Outdoors Seven 984,0006 ABC News-Sat ABC 967,0007 Saturday Night AFLTen 964,000 Friday:1 Seven News Seven 1,447,0002 Today Tonight […]

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  • Mon July 23

    [ABC/8:00pm] Australian Story. Belinda Emmett.[ABC/8:30pm] Four Corners. Should the children of addicts be removed from the family home? Reporter Janine Cohen asks: how many chances should a parent get?[ABC/9:20pm] Media Watch. [ABC/9:35pm] Enough Rope With Andrew Denton. Andrew talks to Grinspoon frontman Phil Jamieson, one of the most high-profile Australian victims of the Ice epidemic. […]

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  • Jessica’s Rowe with Seven

    Jessica Rowe will be reading news on Seven and signing for the next Dancing with the Stars according to Media Spy. And in New Idea magazine this week the former host of the Today Show talks about a struggle with post-natal depression following the birth of her daughter, Allegra. Speculation continues that Rowe’s hubby Peter […]

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  • 400th Simpsons coming

    TEN will end the current series of new Simpsons episodes with the show’s 400th episode, on Tuesday August 7. In the episode “You Kent Always Say What You Want” Homer buys the 1,000,000th ice-cream cone at a local shop, and ends up on Kent Brockman’s news program, ‘Smartline.’ It aired in the US in May. […]

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  • Every kid wins a prize.

    This week the top three shows were evenly distributed. TEN managed the week’s top show with Thank God You’re Here snaring an impressive 1.84m viewers, just ahead of Seven’s Border Security (1.83m). And Nine will be smiling at Sea Patrol (1.79m) rising after a small dip in its second week. Overall however, it was again […]

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  • Australian Idol Watch

    If early publicity pics are anything to go by this should be the seating order of judges on the next Australian Idol. The return of Dicko has created a dilemma for producers, potentially stuck with two nasty judges. Putting the ever-supportive Marcia between them seems a wise move, but assuming the direction does not alter, […]

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  • Rescheduled: Next Top Model

    TEN has found a new timeslot for America’s Next Top Model after removing it from Friday nights after next week. It will move to 6:30pm Sundays from Sun August 5. The show will serve as a lead in to Australian Idol following the end of Big Brother. As previously reported, the series has already aired […]

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