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New to Sky Movies in May

Sky Movies Premiere The King of Staten Island Angel Of Mine Into the Dark: Tentacles Force of Nature The Boy With the Topknot Nomadland Follow Me The High Note Oh Mercy!  Outback Hard Kill Into the Dark: Blood Moon Influence  The Burnt Orange Heresy Danger Close  Sky Movies Greats The 40 Year Old Virgin 8 […]

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Procedural Overkill for Universal TV

If you can’t get enough of the Law & Order style of procedurals on free-to-air TV and pay channels like Sky 5, then Sky’s newest service will make your day (punk). Sky will issue a media release this week about Universal TV’s line-up but the listings for May show it will be heavy on the […]

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Prime to Premiere First Fruits of NBCUniversal Deal

Two of the new series secured under Sky’s deal with NBCUniversal will premiere free-to-air this month on Prime. Young Rock and The Equalizer will screen back to back on Thursdays from April 22, ahead of the season two premiere of Forensics NZ. Double-episodes of Young Rock will anchor the night at 7.30. It’s billed as a […]

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Sky to Launch HD Crime Drama Channel

As part of a new multi-year programming deal with NBCUniversal, Sky will launch on April 30 an HD channel dedicated to the distributors’s crime and drama procedurals. Here’s the media release: Sky and NBCUniversal sign extensive multi-year deal, delivering new shows, movies, and entertainment channels to Kiwis Sky and global entertainment giant NBCUniversal (NBCU) have […]

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New to Sky Box Sets in May

Sky Box Sets reaches far back into HBO’s video vault for two of next month’s drawcards — Bored to Death and Eastbound & Down — while keeping things ultramodern with Legion and Betty. Screening in order of their nightly transmission will be: Ballers S5 Strike Back S1 Jane the Virgin S5A Sons of Anarchy S5 […]

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New to Sky Box Sets in April

Fans of signature HBO hits Game of Thrones and Deadwood can watch them again from episode one next month on Sky Box Sets, along with FX favourites Sons of Anarchy and What We Do in the Shadows, and, ahead of their S2 premieres on SoHo, City on a Hill and A Black Lady Sketch Show. Screening […]

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New to SoHo and Sky Go in April

Made for Love, a black comedy about divorce and revenge, will debut on SoHo two weeks after its April 1 US premiere on HBO Max. The News York Daily News dubbed it “a larger-than-life story of mind control wrapped around a tale of finding and losing love — with a sex doll and dolphins thrown […]

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New to Sky Movies in April

Sky Movies Premiere Where’d You Go, Bernadette Bill & Ted Face the Music Hearts and Bones Savage Sibyl Locusts Blumhouse’s Fantasy Island Love Sarah Love Child Black Water: Abyss The Extraordinary Sniper: Assassin’s End Sky Movies Greats Mad Max: Fury Road Pineapple Express The Wrestler Sky Movies Classics Serpico Rob Roy Close Encounters Of The […]

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Sky Maximises Masters Coverage

Sky Sport is teeing up unprecedented coverage of this year’s Masters at Augusta National. As well as live coverage of the four tournament rounds on Sky Sport 6, it will dedicate channels to feature groups, Amen Corner (holes 11-13), and of the 15th and 16th holes. And for the first time it will carry Masters […]

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ZeroZeroZero New Neon Hero

Sky’s streaming platform Neon reckons it does a better job of delivering what Kiwis want than global services like Netflix and Disney+. Today it announced the number of unique viewers on March 6 was the second highest due to the fast tracking of shows like ZeroZeroZero (above) and New Amsterdam, which weren’t meant to launch […]

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