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Make a Date for MAFS Oz

Returning in time for Valentine’s Day is ThreeNow’s most-streamed series of 2023, Married at First Sight Australia. It premieres February 5 on both ThreeNow and Three, with Warner Bros. Discovery promising “even more love, drama and chaos”. The series will screen 7pm Sunday-Wednesday on Three but will drop earlier each day on ThreeNow. WBD will […]

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Black Coast Vanishings Sighted for January 28

A four-part docuseries that investigates “sinister” disappearances in Piha will screen 8.30 nightly on Three from January 28 — which is when you can stream all the instalments back-to-back on ThreeNow. Here’s the media release: LOCAL TRUE-CRIME SERIES ABOUT SIX MISSING PEOPLE IN PIHA PREMIERES ON THREENOW Sunday, 7 January 2024 – Warner Bros. Discovery ANZ (Australia […]

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Three Sharpens Axe for 7pm Project

News of The Project’s axing has led to tonight’s show being canned — and possibly the rest of the programme’s run. The pre-emption follows revelations that Warner Bros. Discovery is looking to replace The Project with a new format. A WBD spokesperson is quoted as saying “we have commenced consultation to discontinue The Project on […]

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WBD Okays MAFS NZ

Applications have opened to compete on a NZ version of Married at First Sight that will premiere next year on Three and ThreeNow. Here’s the media release: CALLING ALL SINGLES: WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY ANZ  ANNOUNCES MARRIED AT FIRST SIGHT NEW ZEALAND    30 September 2023 – Warner Bros. Discovery ANZ is excited to announce that Married at […]

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WBD Reveals Election Coverage Plans

WBD will broadcast two live election debates on Three while The Hui will host seven Māori electorate candidate debates and a Māori Issues debate online ahead of election night coverage on both Three and ThreeNow. Here’s the media release: WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY ANZ PRESENTS NEWSHUB DECISION 2023 ELECTION COVERAGE ON THREE AND THREENOW 7 September […]

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Far North Far Reaching for WBD

The overnight ratings in the key commercial demographic may have dived for Three’s new Monday night drama Far North but Warner Bros. Discovery says the local production has delivered “spectacular” results across its linear and digital platforms. The series also is tipped to make s global splash. It will stream next month on Paramount+ in Australia and early next […]

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Houses Rules NZ to Stream First

The next season of House Rules NZ will stream on ThreeNow ahead of its broadcast run on Three. The renovation hit will premiere on September 10 and air Sunday-Tuesday over seven weeks. Here’s the media release: HOST, JUDGES AND FULL CAST REVEALED FOR HOUSE RULES NZ, COMING TO THREE AND THREENOW IN SEPTEMBER Warner Bros. […]

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Newshub Not-So-Late Not So Great

Three appears to have squandered a grand opportunity to reinvent Newshub Late as a lively mix of news and current affairs in its earlier slot of 9.30. The reasoning behind the promotion from typically 10.30 to primetime is hard to fathom given the content is largely the same: refried headlines of the day’s previous bulletins. […]

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Far North Due Next Month

A new WBD co-production starring two Kiwi screen vets will premiere on Three and ThreeNow in August. Far North reunites Robyn Malcolm with screenwriter David White after they collaborated on his 2020 movie, This Town, which led the NZ box office for three weeks in a row. Here’s the media release: Far North: Coming to ThreeNow […]

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August Premiere for The Traitors NZ

If you missed yesterday’s announcement, the Paul Henry-fronted version of global phenomenon The Traitors will launch August 7 on Three and ThreeNow. It will screen 7.30 Mondays and Tuesdays on Three but can be streamed earlier on ThreeNow. Here’s the media release: CAST OF THE TRAITORS NZ REVEALED Warner Bros. Discovery ANZ is excited to […]

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