Most watched

  1. Hyundai Country Calendar: 454,480 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. One News: 450,220 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Dynamo Magician Impossible: 248,840 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Harry Potter and the Philosoph: 214,970 (TV2, 7:00pm – 10:15pm)
  5. CSI:NY: 183,960 (TV3, 8:35pm – 9:30pm)

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I’m off to the Auckland Nines today.  Have you been been watching?  Anything else that you’d like to discuss about TV today, this is the place to do it.

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. Shortland Street: 30910 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Bones: 24210 (PRIME, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. The Block All Stars: 12570 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:25pm)
  4. The Bachelor Australia: 11350 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  5. The Good Life: 9850 (Jones!, 7:00pm – 7:30pm) Continue reading »

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Nate, Toby, and Chris all make mistakes on Valentine’s Day. Continue reading »

Most watched

  1. One News: 512,370 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Shortland Street: 481,420 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 351,080 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Coronation Street: 333,020 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:25pm)
  5. Coronation Street: 289,680 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)

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Whatever you’re doing today, I hope it’s fun!  As for me, I’m planning on sitting down tonight to watch the second season of House of Cards.  Anything else you’d like to discuss, the floor is yours.

itm-fishing-showGot to love media releases like this one where one channel sticks it to an other.


The ITM Fishing Show is coming home to TV ONE.

TVNZ has secured the rights for the much loved show, which began life on TV ONE but has spent the last six years on TV3. Continue reading »


Some might say that this is the marriage that Chris should always have had.  However, Rachel McKenna will be his fourth wife and it will be the his fifth wedding after not making it to the church in 1993.  Will it last?  Will there be yet another Warner sprog?

paul-norrisFormer TVNZ head of news, former head of the New Zealand Broadcasting School and TV commentator Paul Norris has passed away.

Paul’s biography at NZOnScreen tells of his achievements:

Norris paired primetime newsreader Judy Bailey with Richard Long — a partnership that would last 15 years — and had a hand in recruiting Paul Holmes for the top-rating Holmes. Norris sees the Holmes show as marking a radical change: it was New Zealand’s first early evening, personality-driven current affairs programme. “It was all held together by Paul, and Paul would script most of his own links. He was very hardworking, very innovative, very dynamic — a wonderful broadcaster.” Continue reading »

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. Doc Martin: 46560 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  2. George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces: 28130 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  3. C.S.I: 25250 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Shortland Street: 24130 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Coronation street: 14690 (TV ONE, 1:05pm – 1:30pm) Continue reading »