Tag Archives: Family Guy

HD Heads-Up: March 7

➢ TVNZ 1 is dumping Aussie Property Flippers after only four weeks and replacing it with The Week The Landlords Moved In. The latter premiered tonight at 7.30 but will screen 8.30 Wednesdays from next week. Taking over the 7.30 hour will be re-runs of Highway Cops. Last week’s episode of Flippers averaged only 1.2% […]

Read more

Duke to Go HD on Thursday

   Duke will become New Zealand’s newest HD channel on Thursday. TVNZ confirmed today the channel will broadcast in true 1080i (1920 x 1080) from January 11. The changeover means shows like The Mick, Doomsday, Bare Knuckle Fight, Bar Rescue, Ultimate Vehicles, Travel Man, Black-ish, Swamp People, Duck Dynasty, 8 Out of 10 Cats and […]

Read more

HD Heads-Up: September 21

  ➢ Can The X Factor UK give TVNZ 1 some much needed ‘Wow!’ factor? It will premiere on September 29, and screen 7.30 Fridays and Saturdays. The series won its Saturday night slot in the UK last weekend to beat Strictly Come Dancing for the first time this year. (The Saturday broadcast has traditionally […]

Read more

Home Sweet Home for Modern Family

Fans of one of the best-looking HD comedies on TV, Modern Family, will be able to see the show within weeks if not days of the US from next month. MediaWorks today announced it had closed a deal with 20 Century Fox TV Distribution that included free-to-air rights to not only season nine but also all […]

Read more

HD Ratings Tables: July 22

Top 20, 5pm-midnight, 25-54 Top 20, 5pm-midnight, 18-49 Top 20, 5pm-midnight, 5+

Read more

HD Ratings Tables: July 15

Top 20, 5pm-midnight, 25-54 Top 20, 5pm-midnight, 18-49 Top 20, 5pm-midnight, 5+

Read more

HD Heads-Up: July 14

Supersized Family Feud … Mesmerised more hypnotic than Family Guy? … Clever ruse for Cleverman … Spy resurfaces in 1080i … Kiwis get Voice … The latest spin-off from TV3’s weekday game show, Family Feud, will premiere on July 28 at 7.30. All Star Family Feud will pit 7 Days’ Jeremy Corbett, Paul Ego, Urzila Carlson and Tom […]

Read more

HD Ratings: July 8 Top 20 Tables

Top 20, 6pm-midnight, 25-54 Top 20, 6pm-midnight, 18-49 Top 20, 6pm-midnight, 5+

Read more

This Week in HD: June 18 – 24

NZ’s definitive guide to what’s airing nightly free-to-air in 1080i Saturday Wonderful World of Disney: Ratatouille (TV2, 4.50, R) The ITM Fishing Show (TV One, 5.00) Trade Zone Gone Fishin’ (TV3, 5.00) Ados Addicted to Fishing (Prime, 5.00)  The Goldbergs (TV3, 5.30, 5.1, R) Hyundai Country Calendar (TV1, 7.00) Movie: Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 (TV2, 7.00, R)  Movie: Meet the Fockers (TV3, 7.00, 5.1, R) Britain’s […]

Read more

Family Guy Gets HD Run on TV2

Just as MediaWorks swapped episodes of The Simpsons back and forth between TV3 and Four, so will TVNZ alternate seasons of Family Guy. Episodes from seasons 9-13 air six nights a week in SD on Duke but season 14 will premiere on TV2 on June 24 as part of a new-look Friday line-up that includes […]

Read more