Tag Archives: Sunday

Schedule Watch: October 11

The cancellation of the NZ vs Italy Rugby World Cup game means Saturday’s 1 News at 6pm will screen as normal while airing from 7.00-8.30 on TVNZ 1 will be RWC 2019: The Story So Far, a look back at the best of the tournament. The network also will add an episode of Dinner Date […]

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Schedule Watch: October 4

TVNZ 2 is replacing season four of Naked Attraction, which was to have premiered on October 11, with The Sex Clinic, which TVNZ OnDemand has streamed. Reads the blurb: “In this series, a team of sexual health experts aim to cut through the taboos about young people’s sexual health – offering a full sexual exam to […]

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Schedule Watch: September 27

TVNZ 2 is pulling the new season of The Undateables from its October 10 slot. It will be replaced by The Best of Travel Guides Australia. No word on when season nine of The Undateables, which aired this time last year in the UK, will resurface. Kiwi Rose Matafeo will appear in the October 10 broadcast […]

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HD Ratings: The Winners on the Night

TVNZ 1’s Sunday Theatre premiere of By the Balls dominated play in its first hour among 25-54 year-olds but then was outclassed by Three’s network movie premiere of Transformers: The Last Knight. Balls averaged 4.3% of 25-54s, thanks to an unbeatable lead-in from Hyundai Country Calendar (8.5%) and Sunday (7.2%). Despite Stuff arguing the documentary […]

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Schedule Watch: September 14

On this weekend’s Sunday (TVNZ 1, 7.30): All Blacks captain Richie McCaw hit rock bottom in 2007 after losing the Rugby World Cup. Facing self-doubt, vulnerabilities and learning how to perform under pressure, Richie credits Dr Ceri Evans with teaching him the tools he needed to change his mindset. Ceri shows us all how we can […]

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Schedule Watch: August 31

SoHo has amended its scheduling of two 9/11 documentaries, In the Shadow of The Towers: Stuyvesant High on 9/11 and What Happened on September 11. They were due to air here on September 11 but now will screen September 12 — effectively the same commemorative day they bow on HBO. Attention train spotters: TVNZ 1 is switching […]

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Schedule Watch: August 24

Prime is pre-empting Monday’s ICC Cricket 360 for Silk Way Rally (6.30), a post-event magazine show. It follows Inside the PGA Tour and is the latest example of Sky using its free-to-air channel to showcase what’s on its pay-TV service. This weekend’s Sunday (TVNZ 1, 7.30) takes an exclusive look inside the world of our biggest gun dealer, Gun City […]

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Schedule Watch: August 17

  On this weekend’s Sunday (TVNZ 1, 7.30), ahead of Three’s Jonah premiere, John Campbell goes inside the Manu Samoa camp, as they prepare for the Rugby World Cup, to explore the increasingly popular choice of Pasifika players leaving their home nations for European contracts. Three isn’t holding back on its hyperbole in hailing Jonah (8.30 Sunday […]

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Schedule Watch: August 4

Next month TVNZ 1 will screen the 1987 Rugby World Cup documentary By the Balls ahead of its global release. A date has still to be announced for the broadcast premiere of the NZ International Film Festival crowdpleaser — extra screenings have been scheduled in Auckland for August 8 — which has triggered the interest […]

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Schedule Watch: July 28

TVNZ 2 will premiere Celebrity Treasure Island on August 18 (7.00 Sundays). Olympic champions Barbara Kendall and Eric Murray are the final celebrities to join fellow competitors Athena Angelou, Barbara Kendall, Eric Murray, Gary Freeman, Jodie Rimmer, Karl Burnett, Ladi6, Lana Van Hout, Lily McManus, Matty McLean, Moses Mackay, Rosanna Arkle, Sam Wallace, Shane Cameron, Shannon Ryan […]

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