Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. Top Gear: 31280 (PRIME, 7:30pm – 8:45pm)
  2. American Reunion: 29730 (SKY Movies 1, 8:35pm – 10:20pm)
  3. House Husbands: 29150 (TV ONE, 9:35pm – 10:30pm)
  4. The Simpsons: 24410 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  5. MasterChef New Zealand: 18820 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm) Continue reading »

TBR 7 (Siobhan Marshall as Linda) (c) SPP1. What does your job entail?
Pretending to be someone else

5. If you could have any other job in the TV industry, what would it be?
Directing.

7. What was your favourite TV show when you were a child?
‘Macgyver’

8. Which TV character/show mirrors your life?
Not anything now but when I was growing up it was the show ‘Blossom’.  She seemed to do everything at the same time as me – getting her driver’s licence, her first kiss, etc.

11. What was your first ever job in television?
‘Shortland Street’. Playing Chris Warner’s nanny.

The Blue Rose screens Mondays on TV3 at 8:30pm

simon-bennettI thought the title of this press release was the announcement of a new show.

South Pacific Pictures this month welcomes the return of Simon Bennett as Producer of Shortland Street as the show’s departing Producer Steven Zanoski steps into the Head of Development role.

Both Zanoski and Bennett have had a long involvement with South Pacific Pictures. Continue reading »

Most watched

  1. One News: 543,030 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 506,320 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. MasterChef New Zealand: 486,540 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Packed to the Rafters: 345,110 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  5. 3 News: 275,690 (TV3, 6:00pm – 7:00pm) Continue reading »

Jehan appears to be the gift that keeps on giving today.

Another classic quote for TVNZ spokeswoman Megan Richards in the Herald on Sunday this morning:

“Seven Sharp is a long-term proposition that recognises the fact traditional current affairs – on any channel – is not thriving in a media environment where the primary competitor these days is actually You Tube.”

Where on earth does she get this stuff from? You Tube is indeed a very popular medium but NOT for current affairs and NOT for the audience who will EVER be watching TV ONE at 7pm, or at any other time to be quite honest! Continue reading »

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. C.S.I: 42480 (TV3, 8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Ice Road Truckers: 27340 (TV3, 7:35pm – 8:35pm)
  3. CSI:NY: 20920 (TV3, 9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  4. A Touch Of Frost: 17020 (PRIME, 9:40pm – 11:40pm)
  5. Silk: 16310 (PRIME, 8:35pm – 9:40pm) Continue reading »

Most watched

  1. One News: 498,550 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Food Truck: 387,650 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. C.S.I: 263,570 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Ice Road Truckers: 231,670 (TV3, 7:35pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Come Dine With Me: 217,050 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:35pm) Continue reading »

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. Shortland Street: 54950 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  2. 7 Days: 34000 (TV3, 9:30pm – 10:05pm)
  3. The Graham Norton Show: 25320 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Coronation Street: 24390 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Beauty and the Beast: 22070 (PRIME, 9:30pm – 10:30pm) Continue reading »