• Ray and the Dalai

    John Howard may not be interested in meeting him but Ray Martin will talk to the Dalai Lama. It will be the only television interview given touring his Australian tour. The interview will be broadcast during Sunday this weekend. It’s a win / win for Martin, showing he can get the big interviews, and reminding […]

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  • Grey’s sending out an SOS

    Fans of Grey’s Anatomy are in for three weeks of high drama as a huge story arc begins this Sunday. A tragedy strikes Seattle and the hospital staff are plundered into action that sees them challenged, compromised and at times unable to cope. The three-episode arc is being branded as Grey’s Anatomy: SOS which follows […]

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  • Selling off our history.

    As the ramifications of the PBL sell-off become apparent there is now talk that Nine may sell its Sydney and Melbourne studios to finance upgrades to multichannel platforms. If we lose iconic studios, and it looks likely we will, then this will be a sad chapter in TV history. GTV9 has been home to IMT, […]

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  • Thu June 7

    [Nine/7:30pm] Getaway. 15th Birthday! Australia’s favourite travel show celebrates 15 years on air with a special look at the highlights of the program including some of the most amazing scenery, funniest characters and moving moments featuring an exclusive reunion with 14 of the show’s past and present reporters.[Nine/8:30pm] RPA Where Are They Now?[Nine/11:15pm] Ralph TV. […]

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  • Alias at last

    The long overdue final fifth series of Alias is coming to Seven. The season aired from September 2005 – May 2006 in the US. It will screen here at 10:30pm from Sunday June 17, going up against Nine’s Survivor. Frankly I’m a little surprised Seven didn’t opt for for the 9:30pm timeslot and bump What […]

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  • Kylie gives Danni an X?

    In the never-ending rumours about Dannii and the X Factor now they reckon Kylie will appear as a vocal coach. Believe this if you will… The show relies on the judges mentoring the contestants and an ‘insider’ has reportedly told the Daily Mirror that, “Dannii knew Kylie would be perfect as a coach for the […]

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  • V8 Boss: "Ten’s attitude is unacceptable"

    The head of V8 Supercars Australia has accused Network TEN of being “unreasonable and un-Australian” in its blocking of live telecasts in Adelaide. Tony Cochrane is threatening to pull the V8 Supercars from the Australian Grand Prix if Formula One network TEN has broadcast rights. “One can only wonder how Network TEN claims to be […]

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  • The Gift that keeps on giving

    Nine has announced Tara Brown as narrator for its new observational series about organ donation, The Gift. It’s a subject that has been in the news this week after Endemol’s Dutch kidney-contest show turned out to be a hoax. Donor donation was also the subject of two earlier specials on the TEN Network earlier this […]

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  • A Jamie Blitz

    He’s on Nine, Seven, he’s on Nine. Jamie Durie is even on TEN when he’s a guest of Oprah. Now Nine is bringing back Backyard Blitz to Sunday nights – with Durie hosting! What a confusing, sprawling mess is our scheduling these days! So Durie, the man who parted ways with Nine when they said […]

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  • Can Tinky Wink get into a gay pub?

    Here’s a sneak peek at tonight’s episode of The Chaser’s War on Everything in which that supposedly gay TeleTubby tries to get into the Peel Hotel, Melbourne! Last week the Peel won a discrimination ruling that allowed it to ban heterosexuals. So how does Tinky Winky fare? The Chaser’s War on Everything airs tonight at […]

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  • Wed June 6

    [Seven/11:00am] Moonlighting. ATOMIC SHAKESPEARE. A boy hoping to watch Moonlighting but forced to study Shakespeare instead daydreams about the cast performing their own version of The Taming of the Shrew. [Seven/8:30pm] Heroes. CHAPTER NINETEEN ‘.07%’ After ‘helping’ Suresh search for more people with special abilities, Sylar’s rampage continues. Nathan must factor what he’s learned from […]

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  • BB: Special # 3,428

    Do not adjust your set. Another “Special” is coming. Who knows what sort of spin Big Brother will put on this one, due Wednesday June 20 at 7:30pm. The last one called “The Works” was canned after audience members had already been lined up. At this rate I’m sort of hoping for Big Brother to […]

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