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New to SoHo2 in July

Dark Mon£y (8.30 Tuesdays from July 9) Dark Mon£y follows an ordinary working-class family from North London who regret accepting a substantial pay-off to keep silent after one is abused by a renowned filmmaker while making a major Hollywood movie. Babou Ceesay (Guerrilla), Jill Halfpenny (Death in Paradise), Max Fincham (The Alienist), Susan Wokoma (Crashing), Rebecca Front […]

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New to SoHo in July

Chimerica (8.30 Wednesdays from July 17) How far would you go to stand up for the truth? Based on Lucy Kirkwood’s play, Chimerica stars Alessandro Nivola as a photographer who goes to extraordinary lengths to salvage his career after he’s accused of digitally manipulating his award-winning image of a Syrian war victim amid President Trump’s “fake news” […]

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Prime Sport: June 29 – July 5

Saturday Sail GP Highlights: 12.00 NRL Try Time: 2.00 Cadbury Netball Series: Kiwi Ferns vs Fiji Pearls: 3.00 FIFA Women’s World Cup Highlights: 5.00 ICC Cricket World Cup Highlights: Sri Lanka vs South Africa: 6.00 Cadbury Netball Series: Finals: 7.00 Investec Super Rugby: Semi-Finals: 9.35 Sunday ICC Cricket World Cup Breakfast Show: 8.30am ICC Cricket World Cup […]

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Critical Condition: Jett

Jett | SoHo, 9.30 Wednesday ☆☆☆☆ “Written and directed by Sebastian Gutierrez (Elektra Luxx), Jett feels like an adaptation of a long-running franchise of crime novels that doesn’t actually exist, filled (sometimes to excess) with suave crime lords, verbose henchmen, ambitious heists, steamy sex and unexpected double-crosses, and anchored by an enigmatic and intriguing lead […]

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Sky Kicks Off Rugby Giveaway

First Sky canned its HD Ticket. Then it offered SoHo free to subscribers of its sport and/or entertainment packages. Next: Rugby Channel content will be free to all Sky Sport subscribers ahead of Spark and TVNZ’s Rugby World Cup coverage. “Great news – we’re making all our rugby content (that was previously on the Rugby […]

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Critical Condition: City on a Hill

City on a Hill | SoHo, 8.30 Tuesday ☆☆☆☆ “Showtime’s Boston-set series starring Kevin Bacon and Aldis Hodge tells a sprawling story of crime, race and police corruption … The big question, of course, is whether viewers will have the patience needed to let a mammoth story like this unfold when the first three hours are […]

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Critical Condition: Euphoria

Euphoria | Neon from Monday, SoHo2 from Friday ☆☆☆☆ “Boundary-pushing, real and exceptionally realised, HBO’s new drama starring Zendaya tracks sex, drugs and rap in the life of modern teens … Euphoria feels like a next-gen version of Larry Clark and Harmony Korine’s Kids, from 1995, but with even more inherent, life-altering risks given that today technology is […]

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New to Sky Box Sets in July

Netflix’s oppressively moody Anna Faris thriller, Marcella, will have its NZ TV premiere screen next month on Sky Box Sets instead of the previously scheduled Fargo. Series one will screen in quasi-HD whereas series one and two can be streamed in 4K on Netflix. Also new to SBS will be the season two premiere of Happy!, […]

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New to Sky Movies in July

   Sky Movies Premiere Welcome to Acapulco 6 Below Mile 22 Burying Yasmeen Venom Nobody’s Fool First Man Austin Found The New Romantic Mortal Engines Breaking & Exiting Sky Movies Extra Spitfire Blue Iguana Slender Man Battle of Dunkirk: From Disaster to Triumph Stella’s Last Weekend The Nun To Hell and Back: The Kane Hodder […]

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Prime Sport: June 22 – 28

Saturday NRL Try Time: 12.00 ICC Cricket World Cup Highlights: England and Sri Lanka: 1.00 Kiwi Ferns vs Fetu Samoa Live: 2.30 Kiwis vs Tonga Live: 5.00 Investec Super Rugby: Quarter Finals: 9.30 Sunday ICC Cricket World Cup Breakfast Show: 8.30am ICC Cricket World Cup Highlights: NZ and West Indies: 9.30am Sport Box: 10.30am Sky Sport Grassroots […]

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