Returning: TBL Families


The Biggest Loser lived up to its name last year, with terrible ratings and critics panning its decision to focus on an entire town. That town was Ararat, one of Australia’s fattest living areas. For reason that defies belief Ten insisted on showing the series during the Winter Olympics of early 2014, resulting in audience confusion…

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New contestants for The Block announced


Channel Nine has revealed the five teams that will be taking part in the latest season of The Block. The format is set to return for Nine for arguably the third time this year, after an earlier season of The Block and a run of the awful Reno Rumble (which featured contestants from both The Block and Seven’s…

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Review: Reno Rumble


Channel Nine’s new renovation offering Reno Rumble launched right out of the blocks tonight. Dubbed the “biggest reno competition Australia has ever seen” the show features a strong mix of former contestants from both The Block and House Rules who together are on a mission to find the strongest renovating couple. Or maybe it’s a mission to find the couple with the lowest IQ. It’s probably…

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The Bachelor interview lifts The Project


The first television interview with The Bachelor’s Blake Garvey and Sam Frost by Carrie Bickmore drew 1.192 viewers to the 7pm portion of The Project. Earlier the show drew an average of 793,000 for the first half of the show from 6:30pm. It seems plenty of viewers were keen to hear all the details regarding reasons for why…

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First Look: House Rules 2014


Here is the first promo for House Rules, which will be returning to Seven later this year. The renovation show struggled on debut in 2013, before picking up a solid audience as it went on. Indeed the finale had a massive 1.83 million watching, as South Australian couple Carly and Leighton won the grand prize – their…

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The Voice Kids coming to Nine


I was hoping it was only going to be a rumour – sadly I was wrong! Channel Nine today announced that they will be producing The Voice Kids in 2014, alongside its high-rating original format The Voice. It seems The Voice Kids will likely have a new host and set of judges, and will focus…

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Masterchef now launching Sunday June 2nd


Channel Ten has moved forward the premiere date for Masterchef Australia. It will now launch next Sunday night (June 2nd) at 7:30pm with a 90 minute launch featuring a challenge held at the MCG. It was originally planned to premiere the day after on June 3rd, followed by the launch of Hamish Macdonald’s new doco…

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House Rules: Preview


Channel Seven has revealed a lot more details about its new reality show House Rules. The teams, the host, and the judges have all been revealed, however a launch date is yet to be confirmed. The Australia-wide competition from the makers of My Kitchen Rules will see six teams from around the country put their…

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