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TVNZ 2 Pulls Young Sheldon for The Resident

TVNZ 2 is dropping Young Sheldon from its Monday night line-up. The Big Bang Theory spin-off is being pulled mid-season, with next week’s episode being the last to air at 8.30, ahead of the season finale of Will & Grace. The  network will replace it with the documentary, Sex Bots Are Coming, on April 16 […]

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HD Ratings: Last Rites for The Brave?

Continuing low ratings for TVNZ 1’s new Monday night drama The Brave could see it shunted off to off-peak. Monday’s episode averaged only 2.0% of the network’s core commercial demographic, 25-54 year-olds, compared to 4.8% for TVNZ 2’s Young Sheldon and 4.5% for Three’s 9-1-1. The problem for The Brave is it starts at 8.30, […]

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HD Ratings: Lonely is The Brave

TVNZ 1’s premiere of The Brave on Monday was out-rated by TVNZ 2’s comedies and Three’s 9-1-1. It averaged 2.3% of its target demographic, 25-54, compared to Young Sheldon’s time-slot winning 6.5%, Will & Grace’s 4.0% and 9-1-1’s 4.1%. The pattern was the same across the other core commercial demos, partly because 9-1-1 benefitted from […]

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HD Heads-Up: February 7

➢ TVNZ 1 new military ops drama, The Brave, starring Anne Heche, will get a half-hour jump on Three’s 9-1-1 when it launches 8.30 on February 19. It scored so-so reviews in the US, where Variety said it felt like “a latecomer to the wave of post-Homeland dramas that were commissioned a few years ago”. The San […]

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TVNZ 2 Launches New Season With Little Bang

  TVNZ 2 at last will premiere The Big Bang Theory spin-off Young Sheldon on February 12. The prequel will follow the season premiere of My Kitchen Rules Australia (above) and be the new lead-in to the return of Will & Grace. TVNZ 2 will round off the night with a repeat of the two most […]

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TVNZ Makes More Friends Online

  Friends and 2 Broke Girls are the latest Warner Bros shows to become available on-demand at tvnz.co.nz amid the pending premieres of three series made with Kiwi talent. Every episode of every season made of Friends and Girls went live on the streaming platform today, along with the first two seasons of Famous In Love and Trial […]

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TVNZ’s New-Season Line-Up 2017/18

  Here’s the list of the new and returning series TVNZ has announ-ced will screen on TVNZ 1, TVNZ 2, Duke, on-demand or online over the next year or so. LOCAL: Comedy Paranormal Unit (New) – created by Taika Waititi and Jermaine Clement Baby Mama’s Club (New) – webseries Stakeout – season 3 and back catalogue […]

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Hot Off the Press Release: TVNZ’s New Season

TVNZ today revealed some of its new-season line-up for 2016/17 and a quadrupling of its on-demand service. Here’s the press release it’s just issued: Big On Local, Big On Audiences, Bigger OnDemand: Sizing Up TVNZ’s New Content Plans Be watching for big local event television, a doubling down on TVNZ’s commitment to new audiences and […]

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Big Bang Theory Back With a Bang

TVNZ 2 will re-run season 10 of The Big Bang Theory back-to-back in a marathon broadcast ahead of season 11’s premiere the same week it screens in the US. The Big Bang Theory Birthday will run from 10.30am-8.50pm on September 23 while new episodes will resume 8.40 Wednesdays from September 27. CBS has renewed its […]

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