The celebrity marry-go-round is a fascinating beast to watch sometimes.  Up and coming stars shacking up with bigger names and then ditching them once they’ve forged their own path is all too common.  As is the term, irreconcilable differences.

To note that That 70′s Show star Ashton Kutcher is divorcing Demi Moore and plans to wed and start a family with Mila Kunis, his onscreen girlfriend from 15 years ago, you’d have to wonder how much of a waste of time the entire facade has been. Does anyone really believe in real life Hollywood love stories anymore?

And as for That 70′s Show, will we ever see this or were the 90′s just not that cool? Continue reading »

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. CSI:NY: 27350 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:25pm)
  2. CSI Miami: 26730 (TV3, 9:25pm – 10:25pm)
  3. Silk: 24570 (PRIME, 8:35pm – 9:40pm)
  4. Ice Road Truckers: 12040 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Jackie Chan’s First Strike: 10690 (TV2, 9:55pm – 11:35pm) Continue reading »

Most watched

  1. One News: 484,090 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Food Truck: 347,460 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Shanghai Knights: 273,720 (TV2, 7:35pm – 9:55pm)
  4. Antiques Roadshow: 203,210 (PRIME, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  5. CSI:NY: 189,250 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm) Continue reading »

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. Coronation Street: 25240 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Coronation Street: 25240 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. The Graham Norton Show: 24410 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:55pm)
  4. The Graham Norton Show: 24410 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:55pm)
  5. Dallas: 22050 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:25pm) Continue reading »

Most watched

  1. One News: 611,410 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Border Security: 537,390 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  3. Coronation Street: 370,580 (TV ONE, 7:35pm – 8:30pm)
  4. LOTR:The Return of the King: 262,110 (TV2, 7:30pm – 11:30pm)
  5. Millionaire Hot Seat: 261,780 (TV ONE, 5:30pm – 6:00pm) Continue reading »

“Let us honour the fallen, with blood and death”.

That’s how the Starz network has decided to intro their awesome new promo for the upcoming conclusion to the Spartacus series, War of the Damned.

The short promo highlights some of the bloodier kills in the upcoming season complete with rock music accompaniment. Continue reading »

Some of New Zealand’s top TV talent will be on show in the new Jane Campion series Top of the Lake alongside a strong international cast.

Robyn Malcolm, Madeleine Sami and Jay Ryan are all involved in the series, which is building as one of the most-anticipated Sundance debuts at the distinguished film festival this year.

Below are a bunch of photos from the series, which was shot near Queenstown last year. Continue reading »

Sky has announced the airdate of the new Jane Campion series Top of the Lake, which was filmed in and around Queenstown last year.

The mystery series will air on UKTV from Monday, March 25 at 8.30pm after having its world premiere at the upcoming Sundance Film Festival. It will be the first time a scripted long-form series has been included in the festival line-up.

The series features several familiar faces in the form of Robyn Malcolm (Outrageous Fortune), Jay Ryan (Go Girls), Kip Chapman (The Cult) and Madeleine Sami (Super City) alongside major international talent such as Elisabeth Moss (Mad Men), David Wenham (300), David Mullan (Trainspotting), Tom Wright (All My Children) and Holly Hunter (The Piano).

The New Zealand airdate for the BBC Two/UKTV (NZ)/Sundance Channel co-production is six days following its TV premiere in the US on Sundance Channel. Continue reading »

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. Coronation Street: 25910 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Coronation Street: 25910 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Hamish & Andy’s Caravan of Courage: 22010 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:55pm)
  4. Hamish & Andy’s Caravan of Courage: 22010 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:55pm)
  5. Embarrassing Bodies: 21710 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:30pm) Continue reading »

Most watched

  1. One News: 627,450 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Border Security: 611,030 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Coronation Street: 467,170 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Embarrassing Bodies: 305,700 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Air Ways: 274,320 (TV2, 8:00pm – 8:30pm) Continue reading »