Tag Archives: When We Go to War

Next Week in HD: May 23-29

NZ’s definitive guide to what’s airing nightly on the networks in 1080i  Saturday The ITM Fishing Show (TV1, 5.00) Trade Zone Gone Fishin’ (TV3, 5.00) Hyundai Country Calendar (TV1, 7.00) Storage Hunters (TV3, 7.00, 5.1) Our World: Frozen Planet (TV1, 7.30, R) Highway Thru Hell (TV3, 7.30, 5.1) CSI (TV3, 8.30, 5.1, R) Chicago PD (TV3, 9.25, 5.1) Nashville (TV1, 9.30, 5.1, F) Hannibal (TV3, 10.25, […]

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New Season: Transformers More Amazing Than Spider-Man

TV3 had its revenge on TV2 on Sunday when Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen crushed The Amazing Spider-Man. The previous week TV2’s premiere of White House Down had rated through the roof against the original Transformers. But the sequel scored much higher, averaging 5.5% – 7.8% of the commercial demographics compared to Spider-Man’s 2.7% – […]

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Doug Coutts: When We Go to War

TV Preview: When We Go To War | TV1, 8.30 Sunday When We Go To War would seem to be TVNZ’s sop to the WWI centenary, unless you count sending half the newsroom on a junket to Gallipoli, and you can bet that will be more soppy than sop. It’s a drama series set back when […]

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This Week in HD: April 25-May 1

NZ’s definitive guide to what’s airing nightly on the networks in 1080i  Saturday Trade Zone Gone Fishin’ (TV3, 5.30) The Amazing Race (TV2, 5.30, 5.1) Joey (TV2, 6.20, R) Movie: Cats & Dogs 2: Revenge of Kitty Galore (TV2, 6.50, R) Hyundai Country Calendar (TV1, 7.00) Storage Hunters (TV3, 7.00, 5.1) Network Movie Premiere: War Horse (TV1, 7.30, 5.1) Ice Road […]

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HD Heads-Up: April 25-May 1

Lest we forget TV1 used to fly the flag for public broadcasting, the network will commemorate Anzac Day’s centenary with all guns blazing. In the last few years its April 25 coverage has been overshadowed by Maori TV’s. But not this year. On April 25 it will screen wall-to-wall Anzac specials, a mix of drama, […]

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Press Release: TVNZ’s Thunderous New Shows Are Go!

TVNZ has unveiled a powerhouse programming catalogue for 2015 featuring a choice of quality shows for viewers every night of the week. After a stellar 2014 which saw TVNZ hold the number one programme in every key genre*, 2015 will not only see the return of many of these shows, but also the best new […]

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NZ On Air Shells Out Big Time for Big-Gun WWI Drama

NZ On Air has committed more than $12 million to two new HD drama series for TVNZ. Today’s announcement follows Monday’s news that the agency would pump another $2.43 million into TV One’s HD comedy, Agent Anna, along with $770,000 for another 26 episodes of TV3’s 7Days and nearly $1.2 million for 26 new half-hours […]

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