Tag Archives: MediaWorks TV

D’oh! MediaWorks Loses Fox Shows — For Now

Tomorrow MediaWorks TV will remove 20th Century Fox content, like The Simpsons and Sons of Anarchy, from TV3 and Four. The broadcaster has agreed to take the shows off-air while it continues to negotiate a new deal with the distributor that isn’t volume-driven. The biggest impact will be on Four, which is strewn with Fox […]

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TV3 Dishes Up Fresh Breakfast News Recipe

As ScreenScribe.tv tipped on Friday, TV3 has confirmed it will resume breakfast news broadcasts. After providing de rigeur ‘scoops’ to the Sunday papers, the network this morning issued a press release announcing that as of Monday, 3 News: Firstline will be a permanent fixture of the weekday schedule. It will air 6am-8.30am and purportedly will […]

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Four Still an SD Lame Duck

C4 today is being relaunched as Four so it and sister channel TV3 can compete more strategically against TVNZ’s networks. Owner MediaWorks TV is revamping the niche youth music channel into a mainstream entertainment network for 18-49 year-olds – the audience TV3 targeted for 21 years before setting its sights on 25-54 year-olds. But whereas […]

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