• Returning: Lost

    After an extended rest through Easter and beyond, Lost will return to Seven on Thursday April 17 at 9:30pm. “Ji Yeon” is the first of two episodes to have screened in the US with Grant Bowler in a key role. By holding off on 2 eps, Seven will be able to follow with an uninterrupted […]

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  • Airdate: Australia’s Next Top Model

    For those about to catfight we salute you. The next series of one of Foxtel’s most popular local brands begins in three weeks time. The fourth edition of Australia’s Next Top Model premieres at 7:30pm Tuesday April 22, hosted by Jodhi Meares (pictured). There are 13 girls aged 16 to 21 vying for a modelling […]

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  • CBS casts Aussie girl in horror series

    Another US production, another Aussie casting. Actress / Model Samantha Noble will appear in CBS drama Harper’s Island. She joins actors Elaine Cassidy, and Ryan Merriman in a horror story that unfolds as a group of friends meet on an island off the Seattle coast for a destination wedding. Noble plays a bride to Merriman’s […]

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  • Jackson clan for UK reality

    Tito Jackson and family will star in an Osbournes‘-style reality TV show – set in an English fishing village. The family have booked a five-bed holiday home at Appledore on the North Devon coast and have told friends they are looking to move to the area permanently. Their deal, believed to be with Channel 4, […]

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  • Airdate: Canal Road

    Channel Nine’s new drama, Canal Road will launch in just a fortnight’s time. It will screen on Wednesday nights (as previously tipped) from April 16. In its hometown Melbourne, the drama screens at 8:30pm where Underbelly would have been. However, around the rest of country it will follow the gangster drama in the 9:30pm timeslot. […]

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  • All so right for Michael Johns

    Another smokin’ performance from Mr Michael Johns hot off the satellite in today’s American Idol. Appearing in a ‘Dolly Parton’ special edition, Johns sang “It’s All Wrong, But It’s All Right.” Randy Jackson said it was a “blazin’ hot performance.” Paul Abdul added, “You’re a rock star… you look gorgeous!” Even Simon Cowell was impressed. […]

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  • Former housemates back for Big Mouth

    Two former Big Brother housemates have been drafted by TEN for the upcoming Big Mouth edition. Tim Brunero (2005) and Paul Dwyer (2004) will be regular panellists alongside Tony Squires and Rebecca Wilson. The show will air in a 9:30pm Tuesday timeslot with an M or MA rating, potentially allowing for racy “uncut” material. No […]

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  • Casey gets the big Hi-5

    Sydney performer Casey Burgess has been announced as the newest cast member of Hi-5. She replaces Charli Delaney who left to pursue an acting career. Casey, 19, is the daughter of former Aussie pop star Ray Burgess (also a host of the ABC’s 1970s pop magazine show Flashez). She is trained at Brent Street Studios […]

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  • Encores we got encores

    ‘Encores’ (better known by their true title: ‘Repeats’) have been scheduled by Nine for Ladette to Lady and Power of Ten. Networks traditionally draw upon these stunts when shows don’t perform as well as expected. The UK reality series which last night scored 971,000 will be repeated on Saturday evening at 10:55pm. The figure was […]

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  • Axed: Passions

    It was known for its outrageously camp storylines of black magic, witches, dwarves, steamy romance, sexy girls, shirtless hunks and dream sequences. But the town of Harmony and Passions have finally been given a hex. Once an NBC soap, the series moved to cable network DirecTV in September. But Universal Media Studios and NBC have […]

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  • Getaway guy’s great fall of China

    A tough break for Getaway presenter Jason Dundas who suffered an accident while filming for the series in China. The accident happened on a sled while filming a sequence on the Great Wall of China. “This was the last piece we were filming, so I was really going for it. I flew around the bend […]

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  • Ellen gives back

    Ellen DeGeneres will host an American Idol fundraiser this Thursday, Idol Gives Back which is airing on FOX8. The line-up will include Reese Witherspoon and the ever-popular Miley Cyrus with performances by Chris Daughtry, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, and Mariah Carey who will perform a duet with a ‘very special guest.’ No doubt the current […]

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