Tag Archives: MKR

HD Ratings: Criminal Minds Robbed

The season 14 premiere of Criminal Minds failed to arrest TVNZ 1’s Monday night ratings decline. It averaged 2.7% of the network’s 25-54 audience vs 5.1% for TVNZ 2’s Mom and 4.2% for Three’s The Rookie. Once a top-rating staple, it’s not only age and familiarity that have dented its appeal but also the lack […]

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HD Heads-Up: April 18-24

My Kitchen Rules will no doubt do just that when the Australian foodie phenomenon returns for a 7.30 Monday-Wednesday run on TV2 the same week the network launches new HD comedies Galavant and Schitt’s Creek. TV2 will springboard the latter off the 90-minute season premiere on MKR on  April 20. It stars a great cast […]

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TV One to Air Contentious Benefits Street

TV One will screen the controversial Channel 4 hit Benefits Street in HD. The documentary series is part of ascheduling spring clean that will include the premiere of what could be the next Broadchurch, the launch of a NZ My Kitchen Rules, and the return of Call the Midwife, Castle and, for the first time in HD, […]

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HD Ratings: Jack Survives First Night

TV2’s new comedy Surviving Jack stacked up well for its series premiere on Wednesday. It averaged 3.9% – 6.4% of the major demographics off the back of Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s 4.8% – 6.7%. The ratings were strong for a 10pm slot, especially when compared to the competition: TV3’s series premiere of Stacey Dooley Investigates (2.5% – […]

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HD Ratings: Amazing Razes Rest in Race

The first trans-Tasman Amazing Race contest, Australia v NZ, easily won its slot on Tuesday, when the premiere averaged 6.4% – 9.5% of the major demographics. It shed more than half the viewership of lead-in My Kitchen Rules (14.7% – 19.2%) but streaked ahead of the competition and helped to lift TV2’s peak-hour ratings and […]

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HD Ratings: Kitchen Rules but Crisis Improves

TV3’s Crisis continues to build after a disastrous debut two weeks ago — and in the face of fierce competition from the last half-hour of My Kitchen Rules. Tuesday’s episode averaged 2.7% – 5.2% of the major demographics, which wasn’t great but was better than the previous week’s 2.6% – 3.5%, especially among household shoppers with […]

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HD Ratings: Anna Agent of Good for TV One

The season premiere of real estate comedy Agent Anna on Thursday didn’t rate through the roof for TV One but helped it to win the 8.30 hour. It averaged 4.5% – 7.7% of the major demographics and was most popular with the network’s target audience, 25-54 year-olds, and household shoppers with kids. Viewership increased over […]

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