Tag Archives: My Kitchen Rules NZ
MasterChef NZ's Goose is Cooked

MasterChef NZ’s Goose is Cooked

TVNZ has axed MasterChef NZ after five seasons but is sticking with My Kitchen Rules NZ. “We’re delighted with the performance of our first series of My Kitchen Rules NZ, which is the most watched show in a highly competitive timeslot and is successfully holding The Block and X Factor’s performance in check,” TVNZ’s head of content Jeff Latch told […]

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HD Ratings: X Marks the Slot Winners

HD Ratings: X Marks the Slot Winners

TV3 had the X factor on Sunday when it won the night in all the key demographics. The X Factor Australia (7.0% – 9.1%) topped the 18-39, 18-49 and household shoppers with kids demos while a re-run of X-Men: First Class (5.3% – 7.2%) made a clean sweep. TV2’s network movie premiere of The Campaign […]

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HD Ratings: New Crime Drama Doesn't Motivate Viewers

HD Ratings: New Crime Drama Doesn’t Motivate Viewers

TV3’s premiere of crime drama Motive bombed on Thursday, when it averaged an abysmal 1.6% – 4.4% of the major demographics. The network clearly hoped the Canadian newcomer would be its next CSI or Bones, which it lost to Prime after restructuring its 20th Century Fox TV deal. Motive was most popular with household shoppers […]

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HD Ratings: American Pie Reunion Apple of TV3's Eye

HD Ratings: American Pie Reunion Apple of TV3’s Eye

My Kitchen Rules NZ helped TV One to dominate Sunday evening but TV3 won the post-9pm period with its network premiere of American Reunion. MKRNZ averaged 7.7% – 11.0% of the major demographics to win in each and also topped viewers aged 5+ with 10.0%. TV2’s HD comedies trailed by 2-5 ratings points, depending on […]

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HD Ratings: The Block NZ Towers Over Kitchen NZ

HD Ratings: The Block NZ Towers Over Kitchen NZ

TV3 was quick to hammer home the success of The Block NZ’s season three premiere on Tuesday, issuing a press release this morning that pointed out it drew a much bigger 25-54 audience than TV One’s My Kitchen Rules NZ. The 25-54 demographic is the one both networks target. The Block NZ averaged 201,900 of […]

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HD Ratings: New Chefs Show Not as Masterful

HD Ratings: New Chefs Show Not as Masterful

TV One will be hoping its version of My Kitchen Rules curries more favour in its second airing on Tuesday after Sunday’s premiere drew far fewer viewers than network stablemate MasterChef NZ’s launch earlier this year. Given the Aussie show’s popularity on TV2 — Wednesday’s finale averaged a whopping 15.9% – 19.7% — and the […]

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This Week in HD: August 23-29

This Week in HD: August 23-29

New Zealand’s definitive guide to what’s airing nightly on the networks in 1080i Saturday ITM Fishing Show (TV One, 5.00) Rheem Outdoors With Geoff (TV3, 5.00) The Simpsons (TV3, 5.30, 5.1, R) Hyundai Country Calendar (TV One, 7.00) Ice Road Truckers (TV3, 7.30, 5.1) Undercover Boss USA (TV One, 8.30, F) Movie: Defiance (TV One, 9.30, 5.1, R) Blue Bloods (TV3, 9.30, […]

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