Posts Tagged ‘Reality shows’

Boycott the new series of The Bachelor NZ

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
The Bachelor

At least one commentator is suggesting a boycott of the third season of The Bachelor NZ  set to be broadcast on Three in March. “The ship has sailed. The horse has bolted,” says Shelly Bridgeman in her opinion piece in the New Zealand Herald. “So now it’s up to the audience and the advertisers to Read more

Controversial marriage show heads to NZ

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

A controversial Australian reality show that pairs couples in arranged marriage premiered in New Zealand on Monday. The documentary series, which will air on TV3, involves four men and four women being paired off by relationship experts and meeting each other for the first time at the altar. The show, Married at First Sight, then Read more

Half a Million dollars for GC but nothing for TVNZ 7

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

TV3 says 413,400 viewers aged five or older watched the first episode of GC, a reality show about a group of young Maori on the Gold Coast. It was watched by 42 per cent of Maori watching television It out-rated 3News and Campbell Live and became a trending topic world wide on Twitter, but attracted Read more