• TV Lounge

    The TV Lounge is an Open Forum for you to add comments or ask questions on topics that you can’t see anywhere else on the site. So if there’s something you’ve been meaning to get off your chest, or there’s a question that doesn’t seem to fit anywhere else, here is where it goes! The […]

    Read more
  • Nine denies paying streaker

    Channel Nine news boss John Westacott has labelled a Daily Telegraph story stating this week’s Gabba streaker received $7500 from A Current Affair as “absolutely untrue”. Westacott said the story which stated Robert Ogilvie was paid $7500 for an interview, was incorrect and no money had changed hands. “We’ve been guilty in the past … […]

    Read more
  • Underbelly screens to Geelong viewers

    Banned drama Underbelly has aired on television sets in Geelong thanks to a freak of nature. Residents in Newtown, the Surf Coast, Bellarine Peninsula and Teesdale have reported viewing the Tasmanian affiliate WIN TV. Television technicians believe current weather and subsequent changes in the atmosphere are responsible for the relayed signal. One technician said the […]

    Read more
  • Dannii to judge on It Takes Two

    Dannii Minogue will take a guest judging role on next Tuesday’s 80s special of It Takes Two. Back in Oz for the second season of Australia’s Got Talent, she will fill in for judge Ross Wilson. Dannii Minogue joins the IT TAKES TWO judging panel for a one night only 80’s Gold special on Tuesday […]

    Read more
  • 29 years and it still ticks on

    “Peter, we want you to go and interview a bunch of extremely modified people, it’ll be great… great pictures… you know, you’ll meet a man who looks like a cat, then there’s the bloke who looks like a lizard…,” said a 60 Minutes producer. “Oh, and the fella who has two big horns in his […]

    Read more
  • Kiss and tell

    A much publicised kiss between former Friends Courtney Cox and Jennifer Anniston can be seen this weekend in the finale of Dirt. The Pay TV series ends on Movie Extra at 8:30pm Saturday. Anniston makes an appearance as Tina Harrod, a long-time rival of Lucy Spiller (Courteney Cox). But their competitive relationship is briefly overshadowed […]

    Read more
  • ‘2’ of 24 to air as telemovie

    ‘Jack Bauer’ isn’t in 24 yet, but he could be in ‘2’ -a telemovie will be produced in the US to link together the two year gap caused by the US writer’s strike. A two hour ‘prequel’ to the seventh season will air in the US fall season to keep viewers satiated after the 2008 […]

    Read more
  • ABC comedy stars ‘child porn’ crim

    Anyone who watches the Wednesday line-up on the ABC knows its all about having a laugh with shows like Spicks and Specks, Stupid Stupid Man, That Mitchell and Webb Look and occasionally watching a bit of controversy unfold with The Chaser or Summer Heights High. But a new British sitcom, The Thick of It, set […]

    Read more
  • Holden: "I wasn’t pushed."

    Mark Holden has denied he was dropped by Australian Idol. “I categorically deny that I was pushed out by the production company [Fremantle Media]. This is something that I have generated over the last year.” Speaking at a press conference for Shout The Musical, Holden echoed his sentiments given to press last year about an […]

    Read more
  • ACMA finds STW9 breaches complaint code

    The Australian Communications and Media Authority has found that Perth commercial television broadcaster STW 9 failed to provide a substantive response to a complainant. ACMA’s finding results from a complaint about a News Update, broadcast during the 5pm screening of Bargain Hunt on STW in July 2007. During the News Update STW9 showed pictures of […]

    Read more
  • Smallville actors to go?

    Two of Smallville’s biggest stars are rumoured to be uninterested in returning for season eight of the series. Michael Ausiello reports that Michael Rosenbaum (Lex Luthor) and Kristen Kreuk (Lana Lang) want out. Surely a major blow to the series if it comes to pass? “Sources close to the show tell me that both actors […]

    Read more
  • Patrick Swayze diagnosed with cancer

    Actor Patrick Swayze, 55, has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. But there are conflicting reports over the timeframe of Swayze’s prognosis. “Patrick has a very limited amount of disease and he appears to be responding well to treatment thus far. “All of the reports stating the timeframe of his prognosis and his physical side effects […]

    Read more