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More New Zealanders tune in to Campbell Live than Close Up in February – TV3

More New Zealanders tune in to Campbell Live than Close Up in February – TV3

More New Zealanders turned to Campbell Live than rival Close Up during the month of February, showing that TV3 is where they prefer to be at 7pm. Cumulative figures show that a total of 2,160,100 people watched Campbell Live in February, compared to Close Up which drew in a smaller audience of 2,142, 400 viewers. Campbell Live also held its[Read More...]

by March 2, 2010 1 comment Broadcasting and Media
Popular British TV presenter found dead

Popular British TV presenter found dead

Popular British TV presenter Kristian Digby has been found dead at his London home in what are being described as ‘unexplained circumstances’ according to police. Digby appeared on a variety of shows including To Buy or Not to Buy, That Gay Show and GMTV. – Dan News

by March 2, 2010 0 comments Broadcasting and Media, News Events
Web Blooper: Because they can?

Web Blooper: Because they can?

Thanks to the person who sent this in…before it was changed.

New MediaWorks management: Paris to take over from Audsley

MediaWorks NZ Limited today announced a new management structure. Sussan Turner, the CEO of MediaWorks Radio, is appointed to the position of Group Managing Director, assuming control of the Group which includes TV3, C4, ten radio networks and brands and the Company’s VOD and on-line business. Sussan Turner is replaced as CEO of the Company’s Radio division by Belinda Mulgrew.[Read More...]

by March 1, 2010 0 comments Broadcasting and Media
Best cricket banner ever?

Best cricket banner ever?

by February 28, 2010 1 comment Blooper Watch, Featured, News Events

Brit Awards to screen on UKTV

The BRIT Awards 2010 show will commemorate 30 of the best years in music. The BRITs will be filmed absolutely live to bring millions of viewers closer to the winners, the glamour and the stunning performances that have made The BRIT Awards the ultimate ‘must see’ televised event in British music. NZ singer Ladyhawke is nominated in the International Female[Read More...]

by February 26, 2010 0 comments Broadcasting and Media
TVNZ half year results released

TVNZ half year results released

The results for the six months to December 31 2009 were heavily impacted by declines in core television advertising revenues as a result of the recession. Television advertising revenues for the half year declined by 12.7% ($22.2 million) year on year, with total operating revenue dropping 16.6% to $186.9 million compared with the same period in the prior year. The[Read More...]

by February 24, 2010 0 comments Broadcasting and Media, News Events

Blooper: When scripts let you down

by February 22, 2010 1 comment Blooper Watch, Broadcasting and Media

Video: Television Green Screens Revealed

In this awesome video, Stargate Studios reveal just how many of your favorite television shows rely on green screens for their outdoor scenes. See more funny videos and Entertainment Videos at Today’s Big Thing.

by February 19, 2010 0 comments Broadcasting and Media, Entertainment
Second series of New Zealand’s Next Top Model announced

Second series of New Zealand’s Next Top Model announced

TV3 has confirmed that the top rating New Zealand’s Next Top Model series will be returning in 2010. Sara Tetro, one of New Zealand’s most successful and influential model and celebrity managers, will return as the host of the show and will be joined again on the judging panel by internationally successful model and actor Colin Mathura-Jeffree and top photographer[Read More...]

by February 19, 2010 1 comment Broadcasting and Media, News Events