Tag Archives: Westworld

Neon Shines Bright on PS4

PlayStation 4 users can immerse themselves in the virtual reality of Westeros’ seven kingdoms with today’s release of Sky’s streaming service Neon on the 4K games console. The Neon app can be downloaded from the PlayStation store for both the PS4 and the PS4 Pro. It allows users to not only stream Sky’s TV series and […]

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Twin Premieres for Twin Peaks

  Sky will launch the Twin Peaks reboot simultaneously on its premium drama channel SoHo and streaming service Neon. Earlier it announced, “81 days, 17 hours to go” — which means it will debut here as a double-episode the same time as in the US: 2pm on May 21 (with a same-day 8.30 re-run). Like Game of […]

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Critical Condition: Big Little Lies

Big Little Lies (SoHo, 8.30 Sundays) “Big Little Lies juxtaposes the mystery of a suspicious death with the seemingly perfect everyday lives of a group of mostly prosperous women. The main characters, all suspects in the mystery, are linked because their children attend the same progressive elementary school in Monterey, Calif., which is said to be […]

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HD Heads-Up: November 14

Not so prime 60 Minutes … When Jimmy met Megan … Wildest Westworld yet Prime has yet to confirm when President-elect Donald Trump’s first TV interview since winning office will air on 60 Minutes. It screened today in the US and should have been fast-tracked for broadcast here. Instead, Prime will tonight run the originally scheduled episode […]

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HD Heads-Up: October 10

Big Fat Gypsy lip? … Bombshell no bomb … Westworld “tips black hat” … TV3 is dumping Lip Sync Battle on Thursdays for Gypsy Kids. The three-part documentary series, which premieres 9.50 on October 20, explores what it’s like to be a child in the gypsy community. “Pick on these kids and you’ll risk a Big Fat Gypsy […]

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Critical Condition: Westworld

Westworld: SoHo, 2.00/8.30 Monday “A beautifully restored old train deposits visitors in Sweetwater, a manufactured Old West town and the central settlement within Westworld, the role-playing resort in which paying customers can bring their most elaborate fantasies to life, setting out on frontier adventures or staying in the saloons to whoop it up. But like a […]

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HD Heads-Up: September 16

Dead drama walking? … Westworld goes west … Breakers back on Sky … Fear the Walking Dead will end its second season with a double-episode on October 3 (SoHo, 9.30). The spin-off zombie saga was meant to conclude the following week. This week it was reported the show has suffered a ratings slump that it can’t seem to recover from. […]

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SoHo Rounds Up Westworld for VIP Premiere

SoHo has confirmed Westworld will screen here the same time that it does in the US. The futuristic HBO thriller will premiere 2pm on October 3 where, like Game of Thrones, it will screen first every week ahead of its 8.30 Monday showcasing in the channel’s Very Important Programme slot. Inspired by the 1973 movie of […]

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SoHo Saddles Up Westworld

Expect HBO’s hotly anticipated Westworld to air Monday nights on SoHo from October 3. Sky’s premium drama channel has yet to confirm this but today HBO announced it would screen the controversial sci-fi reboot from October 2. It would be odd if SoHo didn’t rush it to air within 24 hours of HBO in the […]

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HD Heads-Up: January 18

TV1’s Doctor Foster was just what the network ordered, with last night’s premiere averaging 5.1% of its target audience, 25-54 year-olds, and 8.4% of viewers aged 5+. It won the hour in both demos, beating TV2’s Tangled and Scary Movie 5, which overlapped it, and TV3’s network movie premiere of GI Joe: Retaliation. But the movies dominated […]

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