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HD Ratings: Three’s Friday Night Massacre

A combined assault by TVNZ 1 and TVNZ 2 unseated Three’s top-rating talent of The Graham Norton Show and 7 Days on Friday. TVNZ 1’s Britain’s Got Talent dominated in the 25-54 and 18-49 demographics from 7.30-9.30 while TVNZ 2’s 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown topped 7 Days in all the core commercial demos. […]

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Schedule Watch: June 2

TVNZ 2 is postponing its scheduled season two premiere of First Dates Hotel on June 14 to continue with 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown. It’s not surprising the network is sticking with the British panel show given its popularity. What was puzzling was dropping it just when it was starting to build. Because […]

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HD Ratings: 8 Out of 10 Cats Gets a Bounce

TVNZ 2’s new Friday night panel show 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown improved in its second showing, with its 25-54 and 18-49 viewership more than doubling. This was partly due to the network rescheduling the series to start half-an-hour ahead of its chief rival, Three’s 7 Days. An earlier start for lead-in Best […]

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HD Ratings: 7 Days Tops Cats

TVNZ 2’s bid to emulate Three’s Friday night success flopped with its weekend debuts of Best Foods Comedy Gala and 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown. The programming flipped what was on Three’s schedule by pitting Kiwi comedy against British (The Graham Norton Show) and a hit UK panel show against NZ’s (7 Days). […]

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