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Glenn Dyer's TV ratings: Debate is the big winner

Glenn DyerAug 12, 20131 Comment

Nine's original programming is still failing to attract viewers, while last night's debate drew in a big audience across a number of channels.

Glenn Dyer's TV ratings: reality TV out, cricket and news in

Glenn DyerAug 5, 20131 Comment

Nine was the big winner on the weekend, despite poor ratings for Big Brother and a late start on election coverage.

Glenn Dyer's TV ratings: ABC shows them how it's done

Glenn DyerNov 5, 2012

Despite the lowish audience, the ABC again showed the Nine Network how to make a terrific drama out of a significant crime and social issue story in last night's telemovie Dangerous Remedy.

The internet vs. the world part 1: gatekeepers lose control as we connect

Bernard KeaneDec 20, 201013 Comments

From WikiLeaks to Underbelly, the common theme of the rise of the internet is that it connects people. And interconnectedness threatens the powerful.

Get into an old-school crime novel

by Shane StrangeJul 14, 2010

P.M. Newton worked in the NSW police force for 13 years and it shows in the details of this gripping crime novel, The Old School, writes Shane Strange.

Underbelly finishes on a 1.8 million winning note

Glenn DyerJun 28, 2010

Underbelly did well in all markets, but it showed a disconcerting trait of viewers tuning out.

Underbelly goes Godfather

CrikeyJun 23, 2010

The Underbelly franchise has been sold to a US pay TV and the shows will be remade using the stories of notorious American crime families. Hopefully it works better than Kath & Kim...

Underbelly murders everything

Glenn DyerMay 10, 20101 Comment

Nine only got up because Underbelly rated its socks off in Sydney, and was solid in Melbourne and Brisbane. It wasn't all that popular in Adelaide and Perth.

The media flogs Williams' bloody corpse

The media flogs Williams' bloody corpse

Ruth BApr 20, 20105 Comments

Drug trafficker and hitman Carl Williams met his bloody demise in prison yesterday. It's the story that has it all: murder, celebrity crims, betrayal, police corruption... but just how far will the nation's papers go in celebrating the life and death of a murderer?

Tracking the Twittering and tittering on <em>Underbelly</em>

Tracking the Twittering and tittering on Underbelly

CrikeyApr 12, 2010

Dan Barrett charts the Twitter discussion of Sunday's Underbelly 3 debut episode: it trended, but it was no Hey Hey or MasterChef.