• 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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  • Bumped: Pirate Master

    TEN has made Pirate Master walk the plank. The show hosted by Aussie Cameron Daddo has been removed from its Thursday 7:30pm timeslot and will linger out in TEN’s favourite dumping ground, Sunday afternoons. This week it only had 622,000 viewers.The show will next be seen at 12pm Sunday July 29 where it had previously […]

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  • Sunrise drops comedienne

    Funny lady Fiona O’Loughlin has been dropped by the Sunrise team, at least for the time being. O’Loughlin’s brand of humour, which has been a part of The Nation, Rove and Spicks and Specks, was reportedly not sitting so well according to the Herald-Sun. She was replaced this week by TV reviewer and cook Flip […]

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  • Fri / Sat / Sun July 20 / 21 / 22

    FRIDAY 20[ABC/8:30pm] Silent Witness. New Series. Further tales from the morgue, as three top pathologists uncover more grizzly evil deeds. Will Gaminara, Tom Ward and Emilia Fox return for a new series of the crime drama in which pathologists Professor Leo Dalton, Dr Harry Cunningham and Nikki Alexander use their scientific expertise and unquenchable thirst […]

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  • Emmy Nominees 2007

    The nominations are in for the 59th Emmy Awards and The Sopranos leads the mob. The HBO drama has 15 nominations, including Best Drama alongside Grey’s Anatomy, House, Boston Legal and Heroes. Ugly Betty leads the comedy field with 11 nods, nominated for Best Comedy with The Office, 30 Rock, Two and a Half Men […]

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  • New Neighbours credits

    The new opening titles to Neighbours have been revealed in a sneak peek video on the official site http://www.neighbours.com/videos/ Together with an updated theme, the overall effect is an optimistic, contemporary bayside tapestry together with a ‘photo booth’ montage. Characters can be seen jumping off piers, rowing boats, sitting by the old Brighton bathing boxes […]

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