2012 Report Card – @Channel10, @eleven_tv, @OneHD, TVSN
Dec13

2012 Report Card – @Channel10, @eleven_tv, @OneHD, TVSN

It was the year that Breakfast broke. The year dawned with so much promise and ended with Ch10 very squarely in fourth place behind ABC1 (though it salvaged third place overall for the year – just). From the get go new CEO James Warburton was keen to make his mark and did so by replacing the entire executive across the year, including long-serving Chief Programming Officer David Mott. They didn’t fail for lack of trying,...

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TV Guide for week ending 17/03/12
Mar11

TV Guide for week ending 17/03/12

Free and clear of the Cricket, now it’s time for the real ratings battle to start. Channel 9 are straight out of the blocks with the amazing doco Great Barrier Reef, the return of 60 Minutes and the very good Great Mint Swindle. Still Channel 7 counter by moving My Kitchen Rules to Sundays additionally so that it now runs 5 nights a week – look for telltale massive ratings and the halo effect extending to at least the show...

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2011 Report Card – Channel 10
Nov17

2011 Report Card – Channel 10

At the start of the year, the Ten Network showed so much promise. A risky but solid news strategy, format TV up the wazoo and at least 3 of 2010’s hottest shows were coming back with new/additional seasons in 2011. What happened? Gun shy executives and a programming team so overcome with ego they lost sight of why viewers turned to them in the first place. ONE rebranded and changed it’s demo focus (for the better,...

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