Are you a fan of Shortland Street?  Do like playing doctors and nurses?  Would you like to set your bedroom up like a hospital ward?  Now you can!

Shortland Street is giving you the chance to own a real life piece of television history with the auction of this fully functional hospital bed. This bed has lived in the Shortland Street ED department for the last twenty years, quietly watching all the drama, action and secrets of NZ’s favourite serial drama.

The bed is circa 1960’s and is in an “as is where is” state. NB: The actors pictured are not included in the auction and the winner will need to collect the item from South Pacific Pictures Studio Lot in West Auckland.

Bed Dimensions
Length: 2035mm
Width: 630mm

All proceeds of this sale go directly to the Starship Spring Clean.

I’m planning on watching Beyond The Darklands and The Newsroom

A new season of the extremely compelling series Beyond The Darklands starts on TV One at 8.30pm. Psychologist Nigel Latta deftly goes from making us laugh with his Politically Incorrect Guide shows to this very dark series about New Zealand’s worst killers, and I’m looking forward to these new episodes. Tonight, Latta explores the life of convicted killer Liam Reid.

On Vibe at 7.30pm tonight is a documentary special called My Husband Is Gay. Continue reading »

Most watched

  1. One News: 746,080 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Zoo: 621,800 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Sunday: 483,170 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. My Kitchen Rules: 456,230 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  5. Betty White’s Off Their Rockers: 376,200 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm) Continue reading »

Twitter victim, Charlotte Dawson, tonight revealed the ferocity of the death threats that she recieved in a paid interview with 60 Minutes Australia. The 46 year old New Zealand native, ended up in hospital after she tweeted “you win x” with a picture of a hand holding tablets at 2.07am on Wednesday night. Her attempt at suicide highlights the severity of cyber bullying.

Here is the interview. Continue reading »

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. Coronation Street: 46450 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. CSI Miami: 39370 (TV3, 9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  3. CSI:NY: 32440 (TV3, 8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Grand Designs: 15510 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. The Hotel Inspector: 12940 (TV ONE, 9:35pm – 10:30pm) Continue reading »

I’m planning on watching The Zoo and Offspring

A new season of the very well made Aussie drama Offspring starts tonight on TV One, at 9.30pm. On tonight’s episode, Cherie struggles to keep the shocking revelation about Nina’s parentage to herself. But can a secret that big stay hidden for long? Plus, Nina enjoys happiness with Patrick but can’t shake the feeling that her bliss is tempting fate.

Also on TV One is The Zoo on at 7pm. Continue reading »

Most watched

  1. Hyundai Country Calendar: 570,970 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. One News: 535,310 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Come Dine With Me: 284,680 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Location Location Location: 246,960 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Antiques Roadshow: 240,400 (PRIME, 7:30pm – 8:40pm) Continue reading »

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. Coronation Street: 46370 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Kath & Kim: 20700 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: 17000 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Miranda: 16360 (TV ONE, 9:00pm – 9:40pm)
  5. The Vicar of Dibley: 15440 (TV ONE, 9:40pm – 10:15pm) Continue reading »

Most watched

  1. One News: 594,420 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Shortland Street: 530,410 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: 425,060 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Close Up: 422,860 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Coronation Street: 418,200 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm) Continue reading »

I’m planning on watching Boss

If you’re a fan of Boss (starring Kelsey Grammar), then you’ll be eagerly anticipating season 2 starting tonight on Soho at 8.30pm. On the episode, Tom Kane cements his mayoral legacy with a lavish ceremony celebrating the new modernised O’Hare terminals.

Boss is a great show, and I’ll be watching this…after I’ve caught up on the rest of season 1 on MySky!

On tonight’s episode of Grand Designs (7.30pm, TV3), Alan Dawson attempts to build his house like a giant meccano set Continue reading »