Tag Archives: Family Guy

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 […]

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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 […]

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HD Ratings Tables: July 22

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

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HD Ratings Tables: July 15

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

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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 […]

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HD Ratings: July 8 Top 20 Tables

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

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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 […]

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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 […]

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New TVNZ Channel to Duke It Out Online and On Air

Family Guy, Gotham and Brooklyn Nine Nine are bound for TVNZ’s new go-to channel for guys, Duke, but the bad news is they won’t be in HD. This morning the broadcaster announced Duke would go live on March 20 — online, on Freeview and on Sky. The slickly cut trailer mixes clips from Family Guy, Gotham […]

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Will TVNZ Hit a Homer Run With Fox Coup?

If revenge is a dish best served cold, TVNZ’s snapping up of key Fox hits from MediaWorks couldn’t be sweeter. The deal covers the six-part X-Files revival (which will go to air in the last week of January), 20 remastered episodes culled from the show’s original run, and the latest seasons of The Simpsons and Family […]

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