• No more Today for Alan Jones

    Outspoken talkback commentator Alan Jones is ending his daily stint on the Today Show. The “mutual” parting will take place after his final editorial on Friday June 15. Frankly, it should have come a lot sooner. Jones’ may be huge in Sydney radio, but his olde worlde views have stagnated Nine’s show when it needs […]

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  • Dannii joins the X Factor

    Dannii has officially joined the UK X Factor. She will join Simon Cowell and Sharon Osbourne, replacing Louis Walsh. Choreographer Brian Friedman will also join the talent show. Dannii said, “I can’t wait to be part of The X Factor team and get up close and personal on a daily basis with Simon. “But he’d […]

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  • Gone: Jericho

    Jericho has gone up in smoke on TEN. The US drama has been pulled from the schedule this Friday, only two weeks after it was returned. Meanwhile in the US the show has been axed entirely, despite considerable fan anger over the treatment of the show. In Australia, TEN made a big deal about the […]

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  • Naomi’s show on hold

    Naomi Robson’s talk show will not get an immediate go-ahead according to newspaper reports today. Despite postitive feedback for the pilot show, it is understood Seven felt the timing of a new daytime show wasn’t right. Instead it will focus on The Morning Show with Larry Emdur and Kylie Gillies. However her management told the […]

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  • Tue June 5

    [Nine/7:30pm] Crime and Justice. It’s husband versus wife: Deborah’s ex-husband says she stole from him but Deborah claims she was entitled to it. Mind you, she was caught on hidden camera, so who’s lying?[Nine/8:00pm] Neighbours at War.[Nine/8:30pm] CSI NY “Sweet Sixteen” The team is led to a crime scene involving a parachute jumper in the […]

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  • Memo to BB

    Two more intruders on Big Brother this Sunday? Well at least it’s a ploy you managed to keep under wraps from us. But will I be able to discern these new blondes from the brunettes? Will they be girls with breast implants or boofhead surfer dudes? I can’t keep up separating my Aleishas from my […]

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  • Chaser takes a break

    Commercial programmers breathe a sigh of relief. The Chaser’s War on Everything is taking a mid-season break – a very long one too. There are only three more eps left to screen before they rest. Then we are stuck with repeats of edited 2007 eps. The boys aren’t back until September. September! In a no […]

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  • Paris Hilton: The Simple Cell Life

    So Paris has been incarcerated. And so begins 23 days of torture -for the rest of us who have to endure the media fallout. So ok maybe I’m contributing to it! But hey, it’s payback for all that celebrity slutdom that’s been foisted upon us. And now finally when we really wanna see the real […]

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  • Today sings happy birthday

    Dean Geyer, Human Nature, Guy Sebastian and Damien Leith are some of the names the Today show will draw upon for its 25th birthday celebrations later this month. As the show wings its way around the country for public telecasts different performers will appear in different cities. Sydney will get David Campbell. Melbourne has The […]

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  • Ratings Week 23

    Saturday:1 Seven News Seven 1,455,0002 Nine News Saturday Nine 1,246,0003 Ten News At Five Sat Ten 1,234,0004 Australia’s Funniest Home Video Show Nine 1,131,0005 The Great Outdoors Seven 1,074,0006 Scooby-Doo Nine 913,0007 Saturday Night AFL Ten 860,000 Friday:1 Seven News Seven 1,545,0002 Today Tonight Seven 1,378,0003 Nine News Nine 1,334,0004 Better Homes And Gardens Seven […]

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  • Monday June 4

    [Nine/5:00pm] Bargain Hunt. Premiere. Two pairs of eagle-eyed contestants are pitted against each other to find antiques at a price to make the most profit at auction.[Nine/8:35pm] 1 vs 100[Nine/9:30pm] CSI rpt. [Ten/7:30pm] Big Brother. Live Nominations.[Ten/8:40pm] Supernatural. “Hollywood Babylon.” [Seven/3:00pm] The Simple Life: ‘Til Death Do Us Part. Premiere. Nolan Family.Now Paris and Nicole […]

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  • Kylie for Parky?

    There’s talk that Kylie may agree to an interview on Parkinson. She last appeared on the show in 2004 when she lamented that she hadn’t yet become a mother. Before that, in her 2002 appearance she spoke of marrying James Gooding. How a lot has changed since then. Now the subjects would be recovering cancer, […]

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