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Nationwide Survey Launched To Encourage More Kiwi Women Into Trades

Wednesday, 14 April 2021, 6:58 am | 818 Entertainment

The COVID-19 Pandemic has seen more than 22,000 Kiwi women lose their jobs. Today, Trade Careers has launched a nationwide survey to gather information and find ways to boost the number of women working in the infrastructure and construction sector, ... More >>

Disney's Landmark Musical The Lion King To Premiere In NZ

Tuesday, 16 March 2021, 7:40 am | 818 Entertainment

100 million people worldwide have witnessed the phenomenon that is Disney’s THE LION KING and finally New Zealand audiences can experience this unparalleled theatrical experience for themselves. Michael Cassel Group, in association with Disney Theatrical ... More >>

SOL3 MIO - New Rescheduled North Island Dates

Friday, 5 March 2021, 6:19 am | 818 Entertainment

With the recent change in COVID-19 Alert Levels in New Zealand, the upcoming SOL3 MIO shows in New Plymouth, Wanganui, Wellington, Palmerston North and Hamilton had to be rescheduled, joining the already rescheduled Napier performance. However, Endeavour ... More >>

SOL3 MIO North Island Shows Postponed

Sunday, 28 February 2021, 1:52 pm | 818 Entertainment

With the recent change in COVID-19 Alert Levels in New Zealand, the upcoming SOL3 MIO shows in New Plymouth, Wanganui, Wellington, Palmerston North and Hamilton will be postponed until a later date. The SOL3 MIO team are very grateful that they were ... More >>

Production Underway For New Kiwi Film Going, Going

Thursday, 25 February 2021, 8:02 am | 818 Entertainment

WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY LOREN TAYLOR , GOING, GOING’S STELLAR CAST INCLUDES ELIZABETH HAWTHORNE, VICTORIA HARALABIDOU, LOREN TAYLOR, ROBYN MALCOLM, ROBBIE MAGASIVA, COHEN HOLLOWAY Production has commenced in Wellington, New Zealand this week for a new ... More >>

Aussie Sci-fi Epic 'Occupation: Rainfall' Annouced To Hit Kiwi Cinemas Feb 18th

Thursday, 4 February 2021, 8:17 am | 818 Entertainment

A WILD AND WAR-TORN DYSTOPIAN VISION OF THE LAND DOWN UNDER COMES TO LIFE IN THE MOST AMBITIOUS SCI-FI FILM EVER PRODUCED IN AUSTRALIA, OCCUPATION: RAINFALL “A locally made science-fiction action extravaganza for our times…” Time Out (Australia) ... More >>

Trailer Unveiled For New Heartfelt Drama Cousins Starring Ana Scotney, Rachel House, Tanea Heke And More

Thursday, 21 January 2021, 7:34 am | 818 Entertainment

PATRICIA GRACE’S CLASSIC KIWI NOVEL COMES TO LIFE ON THE BIG SCREEN CLICK HERE TO WATCH AND HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE TRAILER The trailer for local drama Cousins has been released today ahead of the film’s nationwide general release on March 4th. ... More >>

Grace Stratton Wins The Attitude Acc Supreme Award At The Attitude Awards

Thursday, 3 December 2020, 8:18 am | 818 Entertainment

Grace Stratton, co-founder of All is for All, has been announced winner of the prestigious Attitude ACC Supreme Award at the Attitude Awards in Auckland. Now in their 13th year, the black-tie gala event celebrates the achievements and successes of New Zealanders ... More >>

Village Sounds Nz Launches With Premium Roster Of Local Artists

Thursday, 12 November 2020, 10:13 am | 818 Entertainment

Thursday 12th November: The Village Sounds NZ booking agency today announces its opening, with a strong roster of local artists already attached. Village Sounds NZ is a joint venture between Village Sounds Australia, a leading Australian agency ... More >>

Tim Roth To Star In New Local Feature Film Punch

Wednesday, 11 November 2020, 10:36 am | 818 Entertainment

Production has commenced in Auckland for PUNCH , a new local feature film starring British actor and Oscar-nominee Tim Roth ( The Hateful Eight, Rob Roy, Pulp Fiction, Tin Star ), alongside local actors Jordan Oosterhof ( Cul de Sac ) and Toi Whakaari ... More >>

Chris Parker To Host Unforgettable Musical Evening At The Civic: Sing-a-long-a Sound Of Music

Friday, 30 October 2020, 7:48 am | 818 Entertainment

Local comedian Chris Parker ( Golden Boy, The Great Kiwi Bake Off ) is set to bring his razor sharp wit and hilarious commentary to the upcoming live movie musical experience Sing-A-Long-A Sound of Music at Auckland’s iconic theatre, The Civic. Confirmed ... More >>

The British Film Festival Returns To New Zealand Screening The Best Of British Cinema

Tuesday, 13 October 2020, 9:50 am | 818 Entertainment

An outstanding line-up of films from the British Isles screening nationwide from 19th November 2020 The British Film Festival returns to New Zealand this November, serving a stellar selection of prestige film and English box office hits. The premium ... More >>

Netsky Debuts A Love Letter To Nz With His Official Music Video For Mixed Emotions With Montell2099

Wednesday, 23 September 2020, 7:43 am | 818 Entertainment

Belgian DJ and honorary Kiwi, Netsky, has just released the official music video for his track Mixed Emotions with kiwi producer Montell2099 ahead of the release of his album Second Nature due out on 30th October.  After playing shows ... More >>

Kiwis' Covid Streaming Habits - Including Their Favourite Lockdown Movies And Series

Wednesday, 2 September 2020, 7:47 am | 818 Entertainment

A new survey has revealed the effect of Covid-19 lockdown restrictions on New Zealanders’ movie and series-watching. And, as Auckland moves to a “level 2.5”, the survey also reveals the streaming habits of Aucklanders during their most recent Level 3 ... More >>

Trailer Unveiled For Powerful Kiwi Drama ‘Savage’ Ahead Of 27 August Release

Thursday, 16 July 2020, 7:53 am | 818 Entertainment

The trailer for new local feature film Savage has been released today ahead of its nationwide general release on 27th August. The film stars Australian actor Jake Ryan (Home and Away, Wolf Creek, Underbelly) alongside local faces John Tui (The Legend ... More >>

Trailer Released For New Kiwi Comedy 'Lowdown Dirty Criminals'

Tuesday, 14 July 2020, 7:54 am | 818 Entertainment

The trailer for Aotearoa’s newest comedy crime caper Lowdown Dirty Criminals has today been released ahead of its nationwide theatrical release on August 20. Directed by Paul Murphy (Second Hand Wedding, Love Birds), the film features an all-star cast More >>

New Dates Confirmed for Blue Planet Ii Live in Concert

Monday, 13 July 2020, 9:37 am | 818 Entertainment

Following the incredible success of the BAFTA-award winning BBC Studios natural history series Blue Planet II , Blue Planet II Live in Concert will bring the wonders and mysteries of the planet’s oceans and its colourful inhabitants to the stage, in ... More >>

Delta Goodrem Unveils Bridge Over Troubled Dreams Tour For April 2021

Monday, 13 July 2020, 7:25 am | 818 Entertainment

TEG Live proudly presents superstar singer songwriter Delta Goodrem on her BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED DREAMS TOUR in April 2021, marking Delta’s first ever headline tour of New Zealand. Pre-sale tickets will be available via The Breeze ( Auckland , Wellington ... More >>

Trailer Released For New Heartfelt Comedy ‘Baby Done’ Starring Rose Matafeo And Matthew Lewis

Tuesday, 7 July 2020, 8:15 am | 818 Entertainment

The trailer for local comedy film Baby Done has today been unveiled ahead of its nationwide general release in October. From the production house behind Kiwi box office hits The Breaker Upperers and Hunt for the Wilderpeople , Baby Done stars ... More >>

Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi, Cori Gonzalez-macuer And Louis Mendiola Behind New Comedy Series Ass

Monday, 8 June 2020, 7:47 am | 818 Entertainment

A brand-new comedy series, reuniting three of the stars from What We Do In The Shadows , has been optioned by local production house Augusto. From co-creators Cori Gonzalez-Macuer and Louis Mendiola, the series will be directed by comedy genius Jemaine Clement ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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