WE TAKE A BRIEF LOOK AT THIS WEEK'S TV NEWS.
This week's TV news, channel by channel!
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.
TV.COM'S PICK OF THE BEST SHOWS ON AUSSIE SCREENS THIS WEEK.
Our pick of the best shows on Aussie screens this week including My Kitchen Rules, Packed to the Rafters, Laid and Future Music Festival and more.
2010 WAS A YEAR IN WHICH BAD BOYS CAME BACK TO OUR SCREEN (ESPECIALLY ON SEVEN), THERE WERE TOO MANY POLICE DRAMAS AND NOT ENOUGH COMEDIES, PLENTY OF SPIN-OFFS AND FEW NEW FORMATS, DIGITAL CHANNELS WERE BOOMING, AND 3D BECAME A GIMMICK BUT WHERE WAS OUR HD TELEVISION? COOKING CLONES WERE EVERYWHERE, TEN GOT NEW BOSSES, THAT HEY DAD..! SCANDAL BROKE OUT AND WE BID FAREWELL TO LOST AND THE BILL.
Never mind the ratings, we rate the Aussie networks on what they brought to the table in 2010.
AUSTRALIAN CELEBRITY CHEF MATT MORAN HAS SIGNED AN EXCLUSIVE NETWORK DEAL WITH TEN, WHICH WILL INCLUDE REGULAR INVOLVEMENT IN MASTERCHEF AUSTRALIA.
Following several guest appearances during the previous seasons of the hit reality show, Sydney-based Moran will become a permanent fixture when the third season goes to air in 2011.
VERONICA AND SHADI WIN MY KITCHEN RULES, BUT NOAH AND CLINT WOULD DO IT ALL OVER AGAIN.
Queensland couple Veronica and Shadi have won the grand final of Seven's My Kitchen Rules and taken out the $100,000 cash prize.
MY KITCHEN RULES' MOSSY SAYS WORKING IN THE HOMICIDE SQUAD FIRED HIS PASSION FOR COOKING.
It was during his work as a detective on the NSW Homicide Squad that Matthew "Mossy" Moss first became interested in cooking.
If you want to get yourself on TV now is the time to put your best foot forward. Several TV shows are on the hunt for contestants who can play soccer, cook or just want to perform their best party piece.
Channel Nine is about to step up the ratings war with the end of the Winter Olympics.
GET TO KNOW THE PAIRS WHO WILL BE REPRESENTING YOUR STATE IN SEVEN'S NEW COOKING CONTEST.
Get ready for a barrage of cooking shows in 2010, thanks in no small part to the extraordinary success of MasterChef Australia.
SEVEN REVEALS ITS NEW CHEFS FOR MY KITCHEN RULES WHILE NINE, ABC AND SBS LOVE THEIR KITCHENS TOO.
Seven reveals its new chefs for My Kitchen Rules while Nine, ABC and SBS love their kitchens too.
IF YOU WANNA BE ON TELLY THERE ARE AUDITIONS EVERYWHERE.
Since the end of MasterChef Australia producers can't get enough of finding the next Julie, Poh, or even Talia. Reality television is ramping up its output with returning shows, new shows and copycat shows.