The_Flash_(TV_series)_logoTV2’s hit fantasy series Arrow will introduce a new character in the new season of the show, The Flash.

CW president Mark Pedowitz confirmed the news today at the networks executive panel during the Television Critics Association press tour in Los Angeles. “We plan to introduce a recurring character and the origin story of Dr. Barry Allen, who you know as the Flash,” he said. “We do want to expand upon the DC Universe. We think that there are rich characters we can use, and we felt like this was a very organic way to get there.”

Not only that, there is talk The Flash will end up with his own series. Continue reading »

anna-torvMaker of Glee and American Horror Story, Ryan Murphy, is currently working on a new pilot for HBO.  Open is described as “a modern, provocative exploration of human sexuality and relationships” and has now cast Anna Torv (Fringe) and Jennifer Jason Leigh (Weed’s, Revenge).

Anna Torv will play Windsor, “a yoga instructor in a long-term relationship with Holly (Jennifer Jason Leigh), but upon meeting Grace feels an instant connection.” Now Murphy just needs to cast Joshua Jackson and John Noble to bring the dreams of Fringe fan fiction to life!

The actresses join actors Scott Speedman and Wes Bentley, who were previously announced. Continue reading »

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. The Big Bang Theory: 66460 (TV2, 8:35pm – 9:00pm)
  2. Elementary: 59890 (PRIME, 8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  3. 2 Broke Girls: 38810 (TV2, 9:00pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Inside New Zealand: 30510 (TV3, 9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. Devious Maids: 29040 (TV2, 9:30pm – 10:30pm) Continue reading »

Most watched

  1. One News: 710,700 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Fair Go: 643,800 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Border Security: 596,190 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Shortland Street: 567,400 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Seven Sharp: 415,890 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

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This will make things interesting. Very interesting indeed.

SKY announced today they have confirmed deals with Premier League clubs Arsenal, Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur to show all of their home and away EPL matches and games in a number of other competitions on SKY Sport. Continue reading »

I’m starting wonder if these press releases about new stories from 3rd Degree have any similarity to the story of The Little Boy Who Cried Wolf.  Especially when they use words like explosive.

TV3’s 3rd Degree will tonight air an explosive new investigation into the case of Teina Pora.

Pora was arrested in 1993 for the rape and murder of Susan Burdett in her Papatoetoe home, and sentenced to life imprisonment. He remains in prison 20 years on. Continue reading »

I was desperately hoping this press release had something to do with the ratings.  Sadly it does not.

Maori Television’s recently launched website www.maoritelevision.com is already gaining attention with a nomination to compete in the World Summit Awards 2013, honouring excellence in multimedia and e-Content creation.

In determining the New Zealand finalists, judges were looking for examples of clever and innovative thinking along with those projects that show the benefits of information and communication technology for the development of society at large. Continue reading »

After all of her X Factor tweets, how could she not be going to Mediaworks

Congrats Rose!

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. Dynamo Magician Impossible: 56350 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Body of Proof: 46930 (TV2, 9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  3. The Mentalist: 42080 (TV2, 8:40pm – 9:35pm)
  4. Descent from Disaster: 30880 (TV ONE, 9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  5. Chicago Fire: 28860 (TV3, 9:35pm – 10:35pm) Continue reading »