Switch airs to get jump on rivals

Switch airs to get jump on rivals

RISQUE couple-swap TV series Seven Year Switch will try to get the jump on its reality romance competitors by launching on Monday night in an unconventional non-ratings spot. Channel Seven will cleverly try to capture the busy tail end of the Easter weekend and launch the program while other major shows are off air. New contestant Felicity told Confidential the extreme social experiment was one of the biggest challenges of her life. “I struggled really hard,” she said of the show that saw her moving out of her home with…

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Roller coaster riders stranded for hours after Six Flags ride stalls

Roller coaster riders stranded for hours after Six Flags ride stalls

Posted April 14, 2017 12:35:04 External Link: @PGFDPIO: The plan is to remove children first. The first adult and 2 children are in the safety of our bucket and being prepared to be lowered PGFD. Firefighters have rescued 20 people who were stranded 30 metres up in the air for at least four hours, after a roller coaster became stuck at a Six Flags America theme park in Maryland. The Joker’s Jinx roller coaster, which according to the park’s website features a “cobra roll”, “sidewinder loop”, and “countless swift reversals”,…

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Holmes, Foxx ‘set to go public’

Holmes, Foxx ‘set to go public’

KATIE Holmes and Jamie Foxx are ready to “go public” with their romance, a source close to the couple reveals. The source told Us Weekly, Holmes “used to be super worried about public attention”, despite being in an exclusive relationship with Foxx for years. Holmes, 38, splits her time between NYC and LA, while Foxx, 49, is based in LA full time. The magazine reports that plans to dodge the paparazzi have included elaborately planned meetings, that included a secret trip to Mexico for Holmes’ birthday. media_cameraKatie Holmes and Jamie…

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Russia boycotts Eurovision after contestant barred from entering Ukraine

Russia boycotts Eurovision after contestant barred from entering Ukraine

Posted April 14, 2017 18:15:15 Photo: Yulia Samoylova was barred from entering Ukraine because she toured Crimea. (AP: Maria Antipina) Related Story: Australia’s short but colourful history at the Eurovision song contest Related Story: Australia takes chance on Firebrace for Eurovision 2017 Russia will not take part in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, organisers say, after host country Ukraine barred its entrant from entering the country. Key points: Ukraine barred Russia’s Eurovision entrant from entering the country because she performed a show in Crimea Ukraine says she violated government regulation…

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Sunrise’s big win against Today

Sunrise’s big win against Today

THE breakfast TV wars will see Sunrise broadcast from the Logies for the first time in years in a bid to one-up rivals Today. Confidential can reveal the Channel 7 show has, in a major coup, secured the Logies’ headline acts to perform exclusively on their morning-after show rather than on Nine, which hosts the Logies. In another blow for the Channel 9 breakfast show after a run of unfavourable ratings, rival Sunrise locked in James Bluntand Andy Grammer for their only breakfast TV performances the day after the awards….

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