Regan was on The Panel on Radio New Zealand National this afternoon, talking with Simon Mercep and panelists Michele A’Court and Jeremy Hansen about Burger King’s decision to cease television advertising to children and where children are consuming their media nowadays.

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lightboxNeeding some ideas about what to watch on television tonight? Here are our thoughts from tonight’s TV Guide on what we think might be worth checking out this evening. Continue reading »

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. I Am Innocent: 58220 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Once Upon A Time: 42360 (TV2, 9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: 36230 (TV2, 8:35pm – 9:00pm)
  4. Shortland Street: 30030 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  5. The Simpsons: 26170 (FOUR, 7:30pm – 8:00pm) Continue reading »

This week Sunday returns to an hour timeslot, with a revealing investigation into the secret world of Gloriavale – an isolated religious community on the South Island’s west coast.

Two families who have recently fled Gloriavale speak candidly about their experience.

The outside world, they were told, was full of evil but what they found shocked them. Continue reading »

NZ On Air Local Content Report 2014
The NZ On Air Local Content Report 2014 released today shows a 3% increase in local television programming last year across the six free-to-air channels monitored. The Local Content Report has been recording the trends and changes in the local content landscape since NZ On Air’s inception in 1989.

Local content accounted for 12,538 hours of broadcast time in 2014. The 3% increase on 2013 follows a more modest 0.8% increase the previous year. A third of all content on the monitored channels was local content, and 36% of prime time content was local. Continue reading »