TV (Australia)

Australian Ninja Warrior’s Ben Polson reveals his bullying hell

‘I’m much stronger because of it’<p>Judging by Ben Polson's enviable physique, you could easily assume he has sailed through life. But the returning</i> …

Lifestyle (Australia)

It’s 3 p.m., let’s watch the old Tom Waits clip that maybe inspired Heath Ledger’s Joker

<i>It’s 3 p.m.! Let</i> <b>The A.V. Club briefly make use of the waning hours of your productivity with some pop culture ephemera pulled from the depths of</b> …

Offbeat News

Brady Bunch house for sale

The Los Angeles house used in <b>The Brady Bunch</b> is up for sale.<p>Violet and George McCallister bought the two-bedroom, three-bathroom house in 1973 for …

Entertainment (Australia)

MasterChef Australia's Reece Hignell on elimination, working with Julie Goodwin and opening his own place

'I was completely unprepared'<p>Reece Hignell was sent home from <i>MasterChef Australia</i> overnight, in an elimination round that saw him compete against …

Lifestyle (Australia)

Multichannel Survey 2018: SBS VICELAND / Food Network / NITV

The final look at multichannels is SBS with channels aimed at 16-39 year olds, women aged 25-54 and all Australians interested in Indigenous …

Entertainment (Australia)

July 20 2018

<b>Friday July 20, 2018</b><p>New MD Hamish Bayliss at publisher nextmedia as founders step back<p><b>Earlier this year, Mediaweek reported that the co-founder and</b> …

Mediacorp

‘ABBA: The Movie’: Revisiting the Swedish Hitmakers’ ‘Hard Day’s Night’

They broke up in 1982, after a decade of existence and a staggering eight-year run of hits, and have not recorded new material in over 35 years – but …

Music

Andrew Little stands by comments on Australia's deportations after Aussie minister sledges him

Justice Minister Andrew Little is standing by comments he made on Australian TV that prompted Australia's immigration minister to attack him.

New Zealand

Stars turn out to remember TV executive Sam Chisholm

Stars of Australian television are coming together to remember legendary television executive Sam Chisholm. Mr Chisholm is credited for his work in …

Entertainment (Australia)

Inside Ten’s Pointless Australia: ‘It’s Ninja Warrior for nerds’

Share Email Comments<p>This is a Mediaweek Premium article. Subscribe below.<p>Are you already a Mediaweek Premium subscriber? Log in here.<p>Register New …

TV Ratings

America’s Got Talent trapeze accident

Said it before and I will say it again…do not attempt at home…

Entertainment (Australia)

Tim Robards joins the cast of Neighbours as Pierce Greyson

'I've really enjoyed exploring the character!'<p>Tim Robards is making the switch from reality TV regular, to soap opera star.<p>The former <i>Bachelor</i> star, …

Lifestyle (Australia)

14 Years Ago Today: We Were Given Entourage

14 years ago today, a show about some friends in Hollywood first premiered on HBO.<p>This on-going cold, wet and miserable weather in Perth got me …

TV

AFTRS: Open Day 2018

If you’re looking at training (or even upping your skills base) the Australian Film Television & Radio School is holding its annual Open Day in …

Entertainment (Australia)

Hollywood Flashback: ABBA First Became "Silly" Movie Stars in 1977

As the 'Mamma Mia!' sequel gets ready to hit theaters, Lasse Hallstrom looks back on his time directing a hybrid documentary/concert movie called …

ABBA

Labor MP investigated over harassment claims

HUSAR HARASSMENT ALLEGATIONS<p>Labor has launched a workplace investigation into Federal MP <b>Emma Husar</b>, after former staff from her Western Sydney …

Australia

Filming underway on ABC Me’s Hardball

Filming is underway on Northern Pictures’ first foray into live action series, a comedy for ABC ME, <b>Hardball.</b><p>Set in Western Sydney, the 13 x half hour …

Entertainment (Australia)

Airdate: Driving Test

New observational series <b>Driving Test</b> begins on Nine next week.<p>Earlier this year Nine Program Director Hamish Turner told <b>TV Tonight</b>, “<b>Driving Test</b> is …

Entertainment (Australia)

Jonathan Coleman reveals cancer battle

Our own @jonocoleman opens up about being diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer & why he kept it a secret. #Studio10 pic.twitter.com/kQt4aU8Oam<p>— …

Cancer

Cameras roll on more Mustangs FC

Filming is underway in Melbourne on a second season of the all-girls soccer drama <b>Mustangs FC</b> for ABC ME.<p>Produced by Amanda Higgs and Rachel Davis for …

Entertainment (Australia)

Returning: Elementary

Season 6 of <b>Elementary</b> returns to TEN later this month.<p>This aired in the US in April.<p>“An Infinite Capacity for Taking Pains” <i><br>As Holmes confronts a</i> …

Entertainment (Australia)

Big Bash League 08: How, where and when matches will be broadcast

Share Email Comments<p>Big Bash League games will be broadcast live across the Seven Network and Fox Sports this summer.<p>Cricket Australia has commented …

Australia

Love Island Crapp dumped

And they said it wouldn’t last…..<p><b>Love Island</b> winners Tayla Damir and Grant Crapp have broken up after revelations Crapp had a girlfriend on the …

Love Island

What's New In Streaming For The Next Seven Days

<b>Streaming Guide July 20 – July 26</b><p><b>Highlights</b><p><b>The Second (Stan, July 20)</b><p>Filmed in partnership with Screen Queensland, The Second is Stan’s first …

Entertainment (Australia)

Greg Thomson resigns from SKY News, FOX Sports

<b></b>Greg Thomson has resigned from both <b>SKY News</b> &<b> FOX Sports</b> following his outburst at a charity event in Sydney.Footage became public of Thomson …

Entertainment (Australia)

Robbie Williams to judge X Factor UK

Robbie Williams is to judge the upcoming season of <b>The X Factor</b> in the UK.The former Take That singer will be joined by his actress/presenter wife …

Entertainment (Australia)

Thursday 19 July 2018

5 City Daily Metro Network Share Report for the Australian Free to Air Television industry. Includes Seven, Nine, Ten, ABC and SBS Networks including …

Television Industry

Shawn Mendes Sent Hailey Baldwin A Text The Day She Got Engaged To Bieber

<b>Shawn Mendes</b> and Hailee Baldwin turned heads when they arrived at the 2018 Met Gala together, but things became confusing when the famed model …

Shawn Mendes

How Airbnb Is Crushing Some Hosts Eager For Rental Income

(<i>A longer version of this article originally appeared on Deborahjacobs.com.</i>)<p>An Airbnb policy, designed in part to combat racial and ethnic discrimination against travelers, has, in effect, discriminated against homeowners eager to earn money through Airbnb by renting out their residences. Among …

Hospitality

Wednesday 18 July 2018

5 City Daily Metro Network Share Report for the Australian Free to Air Television industry. Includes Seven, Nine, Ten, ABC and SBS Networks including …

Entertainment (Australia)