Top 5 TV News Tidbits #2
Jun24

Top 5 TV News Tidbits #2

1. INXS get re-cast & re-made. A drama about one of the biggest Aussie bands ever? Well it *could* work, but only if you had the support of the surviving members of the band and the casting managed to find actors that look like the original six members. Somehow, Shine Australia did it all. Luke Arnold (Winners & Losers, City Homicide) will star as Michael Hutchence, newcomer Nicholas Masters is Tim Farriss, Ido Drent...

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Nelson Aspen
Mar14

Nelson Aspen

In the entertainment industry globally, there are few who are as authentic as their on-air persona. Nelson Aspen is indeed on of those rare few. It’s far too easy to tag Aspen as “the nice guy”. He’s equal parts an entertainer; a bon vivant; an author; a producer; a star in his own right; an athlete; a journalist; and, yes – a very nice guy. At the luncheon on Friday 11/03 to launch his new book Dinner At...

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@SunriseOn7 vs @TheTodayShow
Feb21

@SunriseOn7 vs @TheTodayShow

Breakfast Television is never going to change the world. To ensure this article was as unbiased as possible, I subjected myself to the somewhat unthinkable last week – I watched the every epsiode of Sunrise AND the Today Show on the day they were broadcast to be able to make a 1:1 comparison on features, stories and content. That meant, through the course of the week, I watched 32.5 hours of breakfast television. Yes, by the end...

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