Tag Archives: Stephen Fry in Central America

This Week in HD: July 16 – 22

New Zealand’s definitive guide to what’s airing nightly free-to-air in 1080i Saturday The ITM Fishing Show (TV1, 5.00) Atlantic: The Wildest Ocean on Earth (TV3, 5.00, F) Ados Addicted to Fishing (Prime, 5.00)  Wonderful World of Disney: Alice in Wonderland (TV2, 5.30, R)  Hyundai Country Calendar (TV1, 7.00) Movie: The Smurfs (TV2, 7.00, R)  Movie: Rio (TV3, 7.00, 5.1, R) Britain’s Got Talent (TV1, 7.30, F)  Movie: The Break-Up (TV3, 8.55, […]

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Fry Chips Away at Travelogue Tropes

Prime will relaunch its Prime Planet slot on July 17, with the premiere of the four-part Stephen Fry in Central America (7.30 Sundays). Eight years after travelling through all 50 states of the US in a black taxi cab, the QI presenter steers a yellow bus through Mexico and the entire Central American isthmus, to the Panamanian border […]

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Prime BBC Deal Lands Big Fry

The news keeps getting better for Prime viewers, with the channel soon to launch a documentary strand compiled from its newest BBC deal that also includes dramas like The Durrells. Prime, which went HD on the Sky platform in February, has snared a range of exotic titles for its pending Prime Planet slot. They include The Story […]

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