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WE TAKE A BRIEF LOOK AT THIS WEEK'S TV NEWS.
This week's TV news, channel by channel!
TEN IS RESURRECTING YOUNG TALENT TIME IN AN EFFORT TO CASH IN ON THE SUCCESS OF GLEE.
The network announced its 2012 line-up in Sydney on Wednesday night, which included the return of Johnny Young's '70s and '80s talent show.
By AAP, Aug 18, 2011
TEN'S NEW PANEL SHOW CAN OF WORMS GOT OFF TO A GOOD START WITH MORE THAN 900,000 VIEWERS TUNING IN FOR ITS DEBUT.
Ian "Dicko" Dickson, the brainchild and former judge of Australian Idol, is the host of Can of Worms, which involved a panel of three celebrities discussing issues of the day.
By AAP, Jul 05, 2011
WITH SO MANY GREAT AUSSIE SHOWS ON FREE-TO-AIR TV, IT'S HARD TO SEE WHY PEOPLE ARE STILL PAYING FOR FOXTEL AND AUSTAR -- ESPECIALLY WHEN PAY TV HAS JUST AS MANY AD BREAKS.
At TV.com, we've started looking at the most-loved shows, by genre. We got things started with the best Aussie dramas on free-to-air TV, so now let's look at the best Aussie reality shows you don't have to pay to watch.
HERALDING THE RETURN OF IAN "DICKO" DICKSON TO TV, NEW TOPICAL PANEL SHOW CAN OF WORMS WILL EXPLORE WHAT AUSTRALIA REALLY THINKS ONCE THE BARRIERS OF POLITICAL CORRECTNESS ARE REMOVED.
Recognised nation-wide as the irreverent, frank 'love-to-hate' TV personality, Dicko and the highly controversial series look to be a match made in heaven.
Networks are falling over themselves to promise viewers the big finales in the hope they will finish the year on a high.
THE SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE ROLLS OUT THE RED CARPET FOR THE MUSIC INDUSTRY'S NIGHT OF NIGHTS.
This Sunday night marks a new-look ARIA Awards, due to screen on TEN.
HERE'S OUR LIST OF THE CLUMSY MOMENTS LIVE TV SHOULD SHOOT AGAIN IF THEY HAD THE CHANCE.
There are moments in live television when something seems like a good idea at the time, but in hindsight could have been handled a little better if given half the chance.
MORE SHOWS WITH SINGERS AND DANCERS ARE COMING YOUR WAY NEXT YEAR.
If you thought 2010 was the year of the talent show, wait until you see what's in store for 2011.
NOMINATIONS FOR THIS YEAR'S ARIA AWARDS HAVE BEEN REVEALED, CELEBRATING EVERYTHING THAT IS CURRENTLY GREAT ABOUT THE AUSTRALIAN MUSIC SCENE.
The music awards ceremony will be held on Sunday, November 7 at the Sydney Opera House and broadcast the same day on Channel TEN.
Network TEN has revealed some of its highlights for 2011 as part of a five-city network road tour by network executives.
HE MAY HAVE BEEN AXED BY TEN, BUT KYLE SANDILANDS IS NOW ONE OF SEVEN'S MOST IMPORTANT FACES.
Since signing with the Seven Network for Australia's Got Talent, he has made his way onto two profile television shows and been instrumental in a third.