Tag Archives: Revenge

HD Heads-Up: TV2 Goes Girls Night With Oestrogen Extravaganza

Kiwi crowdpleaser Go Girls may have gone west long ago but TV2 is still heavily skewing Tuesday nights female with four hours of back-to-back girl power. Its new-look Tuesday will be anchored by one of the US season’s hottest new HD dramas, How to Get Away With Murder. It will screen in the 8.30 slot […]

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HD Ratings: Kitchen Rules Supreme

TV2’s My Kitchen Rules scorched even Shortland Street in the ratings on Wednesday. It out-rated the perennially popular soap in every key demographic, averaging 14.3% – 20.2% compared to Shortland Street’s 13.4% – 18.9%. TV3’s HD Aussie rival, House Rules, responded with only 3.1% – 4.1%, which was bad news for lead-out 3rd Degree (1.7% – 3.1%). […]

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HD Ratings: Mom and Men Meet Their Match

NCIS stood up to the tough competition TV2 threw at it on Tuesday when the procedural perennial went head-to-head with HD sitcoms Mom and Two and a Half Men. Both hours were evenly matched, with the channels seesawing in the ratings. Despite having a powerhouse lead-in in My Kitchen Rules (11.8% – 17.7% of the […]

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HD Ratings: Step Dave Rules

My Kitchen Rules’ popularity earned Step Dave some of its highest ratings for the season on Tuesday. The final episode averaged 8.9% – 12.4% of the major demographics and won the 8.30 hour across the board. That was a big step up from the previous week, when its penultimate episode averaged only 4.6% – 7.4% […]

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HD Ratings: Britain’s Not Got Enough Talent

Britain may have talent — but not enough to topple TV3’s NCIS in its 11th season. The long-running procedural largely won the 8.30 hour with 5.6% – 9.6% of the key demographics. It lost only among adults 18-39 to the penultimate episode of Step Dave (4.6% – 7.4%). TV One’s HD premiere of Britain’s Got Talent […]

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HD Ratings: Networks’ Tuesday Staples Neck-and-Neck

Tuesday continues to be one of the week’s most competitive nights, with all three HD networks see-sawing in the ratings. TV2 made big week-on-week gains with household shoppers with kids while TV3 won the night with its target audience, 25-54 year-olds. The up-and-down nature of the night was highlighted at 8.30, when TV2’s Step Dave […]

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HD Ratings: Rivals Nab TV2 Viewers

TV2 took another hit Tuesday with near-season lows for Step Dave and Revenge while TV One was on a roll with its earlier wildlife hour delivering a strong lead-in for its two-hour doco block. TV One sharply improved its peak-hour ratings and shares week-on-week, TV3’s were steady (with the bonus an upsurge among household shoppers […]

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HD Ratings: NCIS Combo Lays Down the Law

TV3’s dynamic crime-fighting duo helped it to win the night on Tuesday with its target audience, adults 25-54. The Yuletide episode of NCIS averaged 7.2% – 8.9% to beat TV2’s Step Dave (5.8% – 9.3%) in all the key demographics except household shoppers with kids. And at 9.30, NCIS: Los Angeles (6.1%- 8.1%) decisively out-rated HD […]

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HD Ratings: Step Dave Beats NCIS But LA Exacts Revenge

TV2’s Step Dave scored near-season high ratings on Tuesday but TV3’s NCIS remained competitive while its sister show overpowered Revenge. Step Dave averaged 8.3% – 12.1% of the major demographics opposite NCIS’ 5.4% – 11.1%. It crushed the crime drama in the 18-39 and 18-49 demos but the gap was much narrower among adults 25-54 […]

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HD Ratings: Tuesday Titans in Tight Tussle

Tuesday continues to be one of TV2 and TV3’s most competitive nights, with each jostling for HD supremacy while TV One claws back viewers to win higher ratings and shares. Step Dave (above) averaged 6.8% – 9.4% of the major demographics opposite NCIS’ 5.4% – 9.5%. While the ratings were down, it was a largely a […]

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