• Larry for Brunch

    It looks like Larry Emdur is to co-host Seven’s new morning chat show, Brunch. Emdur has been a fill-in host for Weekend Sunrise, which is produced by the same team. Brunch is designed to keep the big audience Seven has until 9am, who then head off to Mornings with Kerri-Anne and 9am with David & […]

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  • Ratings Week 12

    Saturday:Nine 25.4%Seven 25.3%ABC 23.4%Ten 18.6%SBS 7.2% Friday:1 Seven News Seven 1,287,000 331,0002 Better Homes And Gardens Seven 1,216,0003 Today Tonight Seven 1,212,0004 Nine News Nine 1,160,0005 A Current Affair Nine 1,035,000 Nine 28.6%Seven 28.4%Ten 19.6%ABC 18.3%SBS 5.1% Thursday:1. Missing Persons Unit Nine 1.3142. Seven News Seven 1.2223. My Name Is Earl Seven 1.2224. Lost Seven […]

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  • Mon Mar 19

    [SBS/7:30pm] Mythbusters. New Series. “Diet Coke And Mentos.” Inspired by an internet story that a Mentos lolly dropped into a bottle of Diet Coke produces an upwards torrent of gargantuan proportions, the Mythbusters take on the controversy surrounding these fizzy fountains.[SBS/8:30pm] South Park. New Series. Tsst. [SBS/9:00pm] Pizza World Record. New Series. – This series […]

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  • Seven again. TEN The Biggest Loser.

    Seven pulled ahead of Nine in Week 11 after a tight finish in Week 10. Seven finished with a 30.1% share ahead of Nine’s 27.7% and TEN’s stalled 20.9%. The ABC had 15.8 and SBS 5.4%. Seven won all nights except Thursday and Friday, which went to Nine. Several programmes pick up this week including […]

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  • Detective Dan for City Homicide?

    Daniel McPherson is said to be moving from Sydney to Melbourne and a likely cast member for Seven’s drama in development, City Homicide. As yet Seven has not officially announced this new drama series following a pilot late last year. Other cast members in the pilot included Shane Bourne and Nadine Garner. But his name […]

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  • Big Gig sequel

    The Doug Anthony All-Stars, Wendy Harmer, Glynn Nicholas, Jean Kittson, Denise Scott, Greg Fleet, Lano & Woodley, Rod Quantock, Jimeoin, Peter Rowsthorn, The Umbilical Brothers -the list of names who livened up The Big Gig in the late 80s goes on. Now the ABC is planning a new version to screen in place of the […]

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  • First Review: Tsunami: The Aftermath

    I must admit I am in two minds about this film. Why? Because Nine has severely edited this down from a two part to a single telemovie. The original stands at three hours without ads, but Nine has opted to screen an edited two and a half hours with ads -almost 50% of the material […]

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  • Billy’s last Rage

    The ABC will tonight feature Billy Thorpe in a musical tribute on Rage. The special will air from 12:40am Sunday morning. Thorpe passed away last month ago after a sudden heart attack. When Sky News aired his Memorial Service it had nearly 69,000 viewers – the #6 Pay TV program of the week.

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  • With Daddos like these

    Cameron Daddo is returning to our screens in a light entertainment piece called With Friends Like These to air 6:30pm Sunday March 25 on Nine. Preview Clip. The half hour show, described as a funkier version of This is Your Life, sees him reunite with old mates – Anthony La Paglia to begin with. The […]

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  • No WIN yet in Nine Perth sell-off

    As Nine tries to purchase its Nine affiliate from Sunraysia’s Eva Presser there are problems ahead. The bad blood between Presser and WIN Corporation’s Bruce Gordon (left), who made an earlier and higher bid on the shares, is leading to a courtcase. Gordon is already part-owner of Nine Perth but Presser had not let him […]

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  • Thank God it’s Jerry

    Jerry Springer will make a guest appearance in the American series of Thank God You’re Here. The spin-off will premiere on April 9 on NBC. Springer was a contestant on Dancing with the Stars and currently hosts America’s Got Talent. The line-up of guests and regulars is looking impressive so far: Jennifer Coolidge, Fran Drescher, […]

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  • Daytime Emmy noms

    The Young and the Restless has garnered several key nominations in the 34th annual Daytime Emmy Entertainment Awards, which will be presented June 15 in Hollywood: OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES:Maura West in As the World Turns (CBS)Crystal Chappell in Guiding Light (CBS)Kim Zimmer in Guiding Light (CBS)Jeanne Cooper in The Young and […]

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