Coot-Hayes Prods. will shoot horror skein "Nightmares and Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King" at Melbourne's Central City Studios, the first U.S. production company to use Victoria's…
Australian skein "Neighbours" has reason to celebrate -- it became Oz's longest-running primetime soap at the end of July when it aired its 4,768th episode -- passing that milestone in its 20th year.
Freeweb Seven Network has inked a deal with mobile content enabler m.Net Corporation to provide a new range of mobile content and increase interactivity with its TV sked.
SBS says strong aud figures for the Tour de France will give it confidence to challenge traditional Oz-centric sports skeds. Oz multicultural pubcaster's first live broadcast of the Tour de France…
TV bizzer and former Oz talkshow host Steve Vizard has been fined A$390,000 ($295,000) and banned from being a director of a company for 10 years for illegal share trading.
Australia's OzTam TV ratings year has reached the halfway point. While the terrestrial webs are talking up their perfs, the real winners are payboxes, which have seen auds rise 13% to a total viewing…
Paybox op Austar has pacted with Internet provider Unwired to provide wireless broadband to regional Oz. Austar, which restricts its feevee service to outlying areas, believes broadband is a natural…
Multicultural broadcaster SBS is extending its reach to include a larger slice of rural Oz after the government announced plans to provide coverage to towns with 3,000 residents or more.
An Oz "Big Brother" contestant is under investigation for cruelty to animals after boasting on the reality skein that he ran over a kangaroo with a car and then beat it to death with a piece of wood.
Illegally accessing pay TV will become a criminal offense in Oz under new measures announced by Attorney General Phillip Ruddock. Laws protect the copyright of shows on feevee, but no such…
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