Headlines:

Love My Way: was this the most devastating moment in Australian TV history?

With its powerhouse cast and generous heart, the series was one of the finest Australia has produced — and there's one episode that still jolts
february 23 | www.theguardian.com

Australian Star Marta Dusseldorp on Janet King and Female Role Models

She's too grateful to complain and too humble to admit it, but actress Marta Dusseldorp just might be one of the busiest and most popular actors in Australia. Sharing her star power across three current television series (A Place to Call Home, Janet King and Jack Irish), Dusseldorp juggles her characters like a great parent raising her children — recognizing the power and uniqueness of each.
february 22 | parade.com

The Katering Show's Kates to tackle breakfast TV in new ABC series Get Krack!n

Kate McLennan and Kate McCartney, the stars and creators of YouTube hit The Katering Show, are creating a new full-length series for the ABC titled Get Krack!n
february 16 | www.smh.com.au

Picnic at Hanging Rock cast announced

International stars Natalie Dormer (Game of Thrones, The Hunger Games) and Lola Bessis (Cassandra, Swim Little Fish Swim) will join with Australians Yael Stone, Anna McGahan, and Sybilla Budd in Foxtel's Picnic at Hanging Rock cast, announced today.
february 17 | www.tvtonight.com.au

Newton's Law: it's light and sweet — but maybe that's what we need right now

The ABC's new comedy-drama starring Claudia Karvan as a relatable Melbourne barrister is a welcome break from TV's parade of dysfunctional antiheroes
february 09 | www.theguardian.com

The big problem with the Paul Hogan miniseries

It's not so much the bad wigs, retro hairstyles, chest rugs or endless Aussie cliches that are the problem with Hoges: The Paul Hogan Story. Mostly it's the fact that Josh Lawson, the actor portraying the adult version larrikin Aussie icon in the biopic isn't Hoges. He's a parody approximation of him.
february 09 | www.couriermail.com.au

Please Like Me: Vale the little show that could ... despite the ABC's best efforts

Please Like Me was the little show that could, even if at times it seemed the ABC was determined to ensure it could not.
february 03 | www.theage.com.au

Josh Thomas calls it quits on 'Please Like Me'

The creator and star of the ABC's Please Like Me, Josh Thomas, has announced that the show's most recent season was also its last.
february 03 | if.com.au

Little Lunch: the mockumentary series for kids — and one of Australia's best shows

Australian television more broadly has been caught up in a swell of quality over the past five years... but most have been outclassed by a program that runs for only 15 minutes, on ABC Kids and iView. Introducing: Little Lunch.
february 02 | www.theguardian.com

Perth-raised actor sails into new legal role

Having juggled theatre commitments with his role in Starz' racy action/adventure pirate drama Black Sails for the past four years, it's not often Toby Schmitz's busy schedule allows for much in between.
january 30 | thewest.com.au

Show cements Oz-NZ ties

Quiet achiever 800 Words meanders back onto our screens tonight, continuing the charming story of widower George Turner and his kids Shay and Arlo finding new lives and loves in fictional Weld.
january 30 | thewest.com.au

The Young Doctors reunited for Studio 10

To mark the 40th anniversary of the show, a number of The Young Doctors cast joined showbiz journalist Craig Bennett for an exclusive reunion on the Ten Networks morning programme Studio 10... If you live outside of Australia, fear not, because Studio 10's exclusive Young Doctors cast reunion is now available to watch on the shows official YouTube channel.
january 21 | www.atvtoday.co.uk

Children's series 'Grace Beside Me' marks a first for NITV

NITV has commissioned its first ever scripted live-action series, Grace Beside Me... Aimed at 8-12 year olds, Grace Beside Me follows Fuzzy Mac, a 13-year-old who discovers she can see ghosts and spirits. However, all she wants to do is fit in, as it's "hard enough navigating the highs and lows of becoming a teenager while living with your eccentric Nan and Pop, without also having to deal with needy ghosts, mischievous totems and cantankerous Ancestors."
january 17 | if.com.au

Updates:

February 17...
Newton's Law episode guide updated
House Husbands episode guide updated
800 Words episode guide updated
Blue Heelers series 4 guide and gallery upgrade completed. Series 5 up next.
Newton's Law episode guide updated
800 Words episode guide updated
February 10 - 16
Newton's Law episode guide updated
Mustangs FC added
Blue Heelers series 3 guide and gallery upgrade completed
Pacific Heat episode guide build continues
House Husbands episode guide updated
800 Words episode guide updated
Picnic at Hanging Rock added

previous updates

airdates:

April
13 - Seven Types of Ambiguity (ABC)

New DVD releases:

November 02
Offspring: Season 6
Deep Water
Prison: Series 4 [Region 2]
November 08
The Secret Daughter
November 16
Upper Middle Bogan: Season 1 - 3
January 30
Upper Middle Bogan: Series 3

birthdays:

February
1 - Jodi Gordon (1985)
2 - Kate Raison (1962)
3 - Isla Fisher (1976)
5 - Jackie Woodburne (1957)
6 - Peter Bensley (1954)
6 - Kate Keltie (1986)
6 - Sophie Bennett (1989)
7 - Xenia Goodwin (1994)
8 - Anna Hutchison (1986)
8 - Chai Romruen (1989)
11 - Alex Papps (1969)
12 - Saskia Burmeister (1985)
12 - Jesse Spencer (1979)
12 - Sigrid Thornton (1959)
13 - Bridget Neval (1985)
14 - Luke Jacobz (1981)
16 - Alyssa-Jane Cook (1967)
17 - Barry Humpries (1934)
18 - Greta Scacchi (1960)
18 - Tammy McIntosh (1970)
18 - Kate Garven (1986)
18 - Adam Willits (1972)
18 - Todd Lasance (1985)
18 - Zoe Carrides (1962)
19 - Lisa McCune (1971)
22 - Leah de Niese (1983)
22 - Adrienne Pickering (1981)
23 - Callan Mulvey (1975)
25 - Libby Tanner (1970)
25 - Tai Nguyen (1975)
25 - Doris Younane (1963)
25 - David Hoflin (1979)
27 - George Kapiniaris (1961)
28 - Spencer McLaren (1973)