- One News: 633,760 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
- Fair Go: 510,600 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
- Rapid Response: 496,310 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
- Shortland Street: 462,370 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
- Seven Sharp: 418,760 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
HBO has done its first streaming content deal but it’s not with Netflix. From May 21, Amazon Prime subscribers will be able to stream series from HBO that initially screened at least three years earlier. This will include The Sopranos, Six Feet Under and The Wire and eventually Girls, The Newsroom and Veep, however Game of Thrones has been excluded from the deal along with Sex and the City, Entourage and Curb Your Enthusiasm which currently have syndication deals in play.
Further more, HBO Go will become available on Amazon’s new set top box, Fire TV.
The question is, could this service be offered in New Zealand?
Yesterday’s discussion around piracy and the future of content generated quite the debate. What will be the talking point today? Perhaps it will be something you share in the comments below.
Seven Sharp featured a couple from Palmerston North tonight who have had 22 gnomes stolen from their garden. They were looking after them for a friend who suffers from tetraplegia. Returning to the studio we see Heather du Plessis-Allan (filling in for Toni) laughing.
Or Mike McRoberts