• Nine bones Jessica Rowe

    In a breathtaking about face, Channel Nine has axed Jessica Rowe. While Rowe is on maternity leave from the Today Show, Nine has issued a brief statement saying simply, she “would not be returning to the Network and that Nine and Jessica had reached an agreement that would allow Jessica to take up other opportunities […]

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  • BB: Double Eviction Confirmed

    You heard it here first! Following the Hot Tip posted here earlier this week, TV Tonight has confirmed a Big Brother Double Eviction is happening Sunday May 13. The 90 minute episode is no doubt a plan to shake up the house, and the audience, which this week dropped to a worrying 881,000 on Thursday […]

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  • Grey’s McSpinoff audience

    America tuned in for the 2 hour Grey’s Anatomy episode which serves as a springboard for Kate Walsh’s yet-to-be titled spinoff. 21 million viewers tuned in, which is little more than its 19 million season average. “Addison” has previously been said to travel to the Oceanside Wellness Clinic in Los Angeles, taking a leave of […]

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  • TV Tonight: Logie Tips

    Ok I have given some thought to the nominations and here’s my take on where the wins may go. In considering the categories it is important to remember two things. One is that the public vote is largely decided by readers of TV Week, which tend to be grocery buyers, generally younger and female. This […]

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  • The Hey Dad Reunion

    In the cast reunion of Hey Dad on Where Are They Now this Sunday night there’s some gold footage of Matthew Krok (the little fat kid!) and his potential new girlfriend, one Delta Goodrem. Most of the cast gather for the brief interview, excepting “Mr. Kelly.” There is also a filmed sequence with Leif Garrett, […]

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  • Returning: Jericho (again)

    TEN has again re-scheduled the return of Jericho. The drama is back 9:30pm Friday May 25 following the conclusion of Pussycat Dolls the week before. “The Day Before” episode picks up after the hiatus in the US and aired there in February. It isn’t the profile timeslot that TEN gave the show last year when […]

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  • Fuglies: BB worst on the box

    Australian TV viewers have voted Big Brother the Worst Show on television. In a major thumbs down for the series, host Gretel Killeen also took out the Worst Female TV Personality. The internet-based Fugly Awards had over 13,000 votes for its sixth annual awards. Kyle Sandilands took out Worst Male and Bert Newton the Most […]

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  • Big Brother plummets

    Ratings for Big Brother last night dropped to a worrying 881,000. In the same timeslot was Home and Away (1.196m) and Temptation (1.024m). It even landed fourth behind ABC News. The previous night as the “baby stunt” became news it had 1.036m. It started the week with 1.4m for the Sunday edition and 1.163m for […]

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  • Eddie tops Bogie awards

    Awards, we got awards. Before the Logies and even before the Fuglies, the Sydney Morning Herald readers have awarded Eddie McGuire and Nine its “Black Bogie” and “Worst Network” prize. Other gongs went to: Most embarrassing program: Today Tonight (27 votes).Most overhyped program: Big Brother (65 votes).Most underrated program: Boston Legal (28 votes).Most jerked around […]

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  • Axed: Gilmore Girls

    The rapid fire banter of Gilmore Girls is no more. After seven seasons, the dramedy will end on May 15 in the US. The drama with comic overtones followed the lives of single mom Lorelai Gilmore (Graham) and her equally bright and beautiful daughter as they grew up together, struggled through romances and tried to […]

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  • Fri / Sat / Sun May / 4 / 5 / 6

    FRIDAY 4[Ten/7:30pm] Big Brother Friday Night Live[Ten/12:30am Sat] Letterman. Marcia Cross.[Ten/4:00am Sat] The 4400. Final. [Nine/8:00pm] Airline. John from Qantas waits to meet Kylie Minogue. Rpt.[Nine/10:25pm] Movie: The Stranger Beside Me (US 2004) The terrifying true story of aspiring reporter Ann Rule, who was hired to cover a string of horrific unsolved murders streching from […]

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  • Willy Wonka and the Big Brother House

    TEN’s Big Brother Golden Key winner will enter the house next Wednesday night. The Willy Wonka-style promotion has been held in conjunction with Starburst, offering 100 opportunities for a member of the public to enter the house. It’s an idea that took place in the UK series (along with a pile of others). The winner […]

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