Mediaworks will be very, very happy this morning to see that the ratings for The Bachelor finale hit a season high. The average audience for the episode that saw Matilda Rice as the last girl standing for Art Green’s affections was 429,540 viewers.
- One News: 655,260 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
- Fair Go: 460,940 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
- Seven Sharp: 430,360 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
- The Bachelor New Zealand: 429,540 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:45pm)
- Women In Blue: 411,360 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
A new Herald Digipoll has confirmed what we’ve been saying for a while.
When asked what they thought TV3 should do with the 7pm weekly slot to lift ratings and advertising revenue, 40.2 per cent agreed the channel should leave Campbell Live as it was because it was “serious journalism”.
There are two things to be considered in this figure. Firstly, 40.2% is a wonderfully high number which indicates strong support for a single TV show so the fact that the Campbell Live brand is so strong should give Mediaworks food for thought when considering canning it. Continue reading »
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From Monday, the lives, loves, trials and tribulations of the citizens of Salem returned to New Zealanders’ screens – and all in time for the show’s 50th anniversary. Glossy, daring and unpredictable, this popular daytime soap is among the longest-running shows in the history of TV. Kiwi DOOL fans, or anyone who classes a good soap opera as a guilty pleasure, can now get their soapy fix when they want with online TV service Lightbox securing the latest and ongoing episodes. Continue reading »
The Lightbox App will be available on a range of new platforms, putting thousands of hours of critically acclaimed TV shows – including Better Call Saul, Transparent, Wolf Hall, Outlander and many more – legitimately at the fingertips of many more Kiwis.
As of today, people can now watch Lightbox on their smartphones with the mobile app available for download on the following devices: Continue reading »