Tag Archives: American Horror Story
SoHo Checks Into Bates Motel

SoHo Checks Into Bates Motel

Bates Motel will join a horror onslaught next month on SoHo that includes the final season of True Blood, the premiere of Penny Dreadful and the ongoing American Horror Story: Coven. The Psycho spin-off was destined for Four through MediaWorks’ deal with NBC Universal before the in-receivership broadcaster restructured its studio output deal. So while […]

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More Mad Men and American Horrors Bound for SoHo

More Mad Men and American Horrors Bound for SoHo

Game of Thrones’ fourth season premiere on April 7 isn’t SoHo’s only signature drawcard next month – also debuting are seasons three of American Horror Story and Veep, two of Orphan Black and 7A of Mad Men. Mad Men’s final season will air in two parts: the first seven episodes, titled The Beginning, will screen […]

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Homeland Home at Last

Homeland Home at Last

Sky’s SoHo channel is ditching a season of HBO documentaries to screen season three of Homeland from February 5 (8.30 Wednesdays). SoHo had slated Mondays at Racine, Life According to Sam and Questioning Sam for this slot next month but these will now screen later in the year. Homeland should have gone to air in […]

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Sky Snares Fox Fare

Sky Snares Fox Fare

Great news for HD drama fans who subscribe to SoHo — Sky has picked up Homeland, The Americans and American Horror Story as part of a content deal with 20th Century Fox Television. Not such good news is HD drawcards Modern Family, Bones and Sleepy Hollow are going to Prime, where they’ll screen only in SD. While […]

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Grimm News for Psycho Fans But Not Sleepy Hollow Hopefuls

Grimm News for Psycho Fans But Not Sleepy Hollow Hopefuls

American Horror Story may lead this year’s Emmy nominations, with 17, but that hasn’t stop MediaWorks relegating the second season and the HD Psycho spin-off, Bates Motel, to Four. It’s galling to see HD production of this calibre languish in SD on Four when inferior fare like Chicago Fire gets plum peak-hour slots. American Horror […]

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New to Blu: TV > November 21-27

New to Blu: TV > November 21-27

American Horror Story at last gets to be seen here in HD – on Blu-ray. MediaWorks consigned the award-winning hit to SD channel Four instead of showcasing it in 1080i on TV3. “One of the increasingly few television shows to be shot on film — the Super 35 system, in particular — American Horror Story […]

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HD Feed: September 26

TV2’s pending sci-fi newcomer, Revolution, appears to have escaped the fate of V and FlashForward. Each of those shows opened big but quickly went belly-up whereas Revolution’s second episode sustained 80% of the viewership that made last week’s premiere such a huge hit in the US — and did so by winning against much tougher […]

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Thumbs-Down for The Slap

Thumbs-Down for The Slap

TV3 is pulling The Slap mid-season from 8.30 Wednesdays and replacing it with an SD re-run of Grand Designs Revisited. The changeover occurs this week, when the HD Australian drama will shift to 9.35 Wednesday for the fourth of eight episodes, replacing Breakout Kings. It’s disappointing a drama of The Slap’s calibre hasn’t been able […]

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Will New Shows Put the ‘Boo!’ Into Boosting TV3's 2012 Ratings?

Will New Shows Put the ‘Boo!’ Into Boosting TV3’s 2012 Ratings?

TV3 is banking on dinosaurs, monsters, terrorists and haunted houses to scare up more viewers in 2012. The network has unveiled its new-season highlights to media and ad agencies, many of which, if not all, will screen in HD. Top picks from the US include Homeland, Terra Nova, American Horror Story, Awake, The Finder, The […]

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