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HD Heads-Up: February 3

TV3 is pre-empting Lip Sync Battle, The Graham Norton Show and Live at the Apollo on Friday to screen the TV musical Grease: Live! within days of the US, where it drew a “massive” 18.6 million viewers. Said The Hollywood Reporter of the three-hour special: “This production wasn’t about hitting notes or taking breath, but rather about making […]

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HD Heads-Up: TV2 Dusts Off Disney Classic For New Season Launch

HD Heads-Up: TV2 Dusts Off Disney Classic For New Season Launch

TV2’s network movie premiere of Aladdin in HD will spearhead the channel’s new-season assault on its rivals. It will screen the Walt Disney classic 7pm on February 8, to help launch a week-long slew of new and returning series. As amazing as it seems, given Aladdin came out 23 years ago, this will be the […]

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HD Ratings: Block and Tower Tops, Grammys UPDATED

HD Ratings: Block and Tower Tops, Grammys UPDATED

TV3 won the Monday night ratings with The Block: All Stars and the network premiere of Tower Heist while TVNZ’s Grammys live broadcast rated well with viewers 5+ but not in the key demographics was an off-peak hit.✽ The peak hour shares were: Adults 25-54: TV3, 28%; TV2, 23.1%; TV One, 17.4% Adults 18-49: TV3, 26.9%; […]

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This Week in HD: January 25-31

This Week in HD: January 25-31

NZ’s definitive guide to what’s airing nightly in 1080i on the networks:   Saturday Trade Zone Gone Fishin’ (TV3, 5.00) ITM Fishing Show (TV3, 5.30, R) NZ Story (TV One, 7.00) Movie: Pirates Of The Caribbean: The Curse Of The Black Pearl (TV2, 7.00, 5.1, R) The Doctor Blake Mysteries (TV One, 8.30) Season Premiere: CSI: NY (TV3, 8.3-0, 5.1) […]

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Double-Whammy for Grammys But Coro Still Too Slow

Double-Whammy for Grammys But Coro Still Too Slow

TVNZ will screen the Grammy Awards not only live on January 27 but also in HD. It will broadcast the awards from 2pm on TV2 and repeat them 9.15 on TV One. Originally, it was going to screen the awards, in which New Zealander Lorde is nominated for Record of the Year, only at night. […]

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