Monthly Archives: July 2003

One Year Old Today!

Happy Birthday Craig-Parker.Net! On July 31st of 2002 this website went online for the first time.
A big thank you to everyone that has visited and contributed to the site! Special thanks to Skybly, my “tech admin,” TO_elf, my “assistant editor,” and to BananaManager, ValkyrieCrush and Rebecca Kirkland, for all their help.
And of course a big thank you to Craig himself. 😀
The DVD drawing is now closed. Congratulations to Theresa Tyler who has won the extended version FOTR DVD!

Mercy Peak

Mercy Peak returns for a new season this Friday August 2 at 8.35pm on TV ONE in New Zealand!
A reminder that Wednesday July 30th is the last day to enter for the DVD drawing. See below for details.

MP Photos, UK Showtimes & New Site

We have eight new Mercy Peak photos in the gallerythanks to Starman! They should show up down at the bottom of the page.
Sorry about my lateness is posting this, but… The Tommyknockers is on the Scifi channel tonight at 9:00pm in the UK. Thanks to Tracey for the info!
Also on in the UK, one of the Young Hercules episodes will be shown on ITV1 at 12:30pm on Saturday the 26th. Thanks Cynthia!
I’ve added links to a new site by Penniein both Hungarian and in English. Good luck with the site Pennie!
Don’t forget the extended edition FOTR DVD giveaway! You have until the 30th to enter. See the previous news entry for details.

DVD Drawing

While at a preview screening for Pirates of the Caribbean two weeks ago, I won a copy of the Fellowship of the Ring extended DVD. Since I already have a copy, I thought it might be fun to give it away for free to celebrate the one year anniversary of, which is on July 31st. The DVD is in US format, so please only enter if your DVD player is compatible! If you’d like a chance to win this DVD, send an e-mail to contest@craig-parker.netby July 30th. I’ll choose one e-mail at random to win on July 31st and the winner will be notified by e-mail. If you have any questions, please e-mail me at the regular e-mail address of as I will not answer any messages sent to the contest address. Please enter only ONCE.

Craig AFTAs Nomination!

The New Zealand AFTA (Academy of Film and Television Arts) nominations were just announced, and Mercy Peak received the most nominations at a total of 10, including one for Craig as best supporting actor! GO CRAIG! 😀 The awards will be presented in Auckland on Friday August 22. Thanks Rebecca for the news!
‘To Helicon and Back’ will be on again in the UK this Friday, on Sky One Mix at 6 p.m. Thanks to Elvie for the info.
The Schedule for ITV1 has changed, and Craig’s episodes of Young Hercules will not be shown at the times that were posted before. I’ll make an update as soon as I get more info.

TV Showtimes

Here are some more TV showtimes for Craig:
In the US on the Oxygen channel:
Xena: Warrior Princess, The Key to the Kingdom
14 July at 12:00noon, EST.
In the UK on ITV1:
Young Hercules
Dad always Liked Me Best – 19th July 2003
Mommy Dearest – 9th August 2003
Both at 12.30 GMT
Thanks to Kim and Claire for the info!