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University Challenge Primed to Return

Friday, 24 October 2014, 11:24 am | Prime TV

Twenty-five years since last on New Zealand television, University Challenge, the general knowledge contest among New Zealand universities, is set for a return next month with a brand new series screening on Prime. More >>

Bones - Brand New on Prime

Thursday, 9 January 2014, 4:15 pm | Prime TV

Last season tech genius and serial killer Christopher Pelant once again returned to toy with the Jeffersonian team. Viewers were left hanging as Pelant forced Booth to call off his engagement to Brennan, threatening the lives of innocent people if ... More >>

NZ contact with the moon attracts global attention

Wednesday, 4 December 2013, 3:21 pm | Prime TV

A competition by Prime to send 50 lucky New Zealand voices to the far reaches of the Moon and back, in celebration of the highly anticipated 50th anniversary episode of Doctor Who, has captured international attention with responses pouring in from ... More >>

Refresh Renovations project manages The Kiwi Dream on Prime

Friday, 15 November 2013, 4:06 pm | Prime TV

Home renovation specialists, Refresh Renovations, have skillfully put together a team of experts to tackle the project of renovating what was a 1950’s bungalow in Karaka Bay to a magnificent Kiwi dream home, with Evie Ashton presenting on Prime ... More >>

Doctor Who fans make contact with the Moon

Thursday, 7 November 2013, 4:28 pm | Prime TV

New Zealanders have never been as close to making contact with Earth’s mysterious celestial neighbour as they are today, following the announcement by Prime to send 50 kiwi voices more than 750,000 kilometres through space and time to celebrate Doctor ... More >>

Peter Capaldi Revealed as the Twelfth Doctor

Monday, 5 August 2013, 9:53 am | Prime TV

Peter Capaldi has been revealed as the Twelfth Doctor in PRIME’s popular sci-fi drama, Doctor Who. More >>

Jeremy Wells Up Close And Personal With The NZSO On Prime

Tuesday, 26 July 2011, 11:38 am | Prime TV

Jeremy Wells returns to our screens with an irreverent new documentary following the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra on its record breaking trip to Europe. More >>

Upcoming Guests On The David Letterman Show

Wednesday, 23 September 2009, 10:40 am | Prime TV

23/09 President Barack Obama 24/09 Former President Bill Clinton; Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James 25/09 Actor Simon Baker; musical guest Mary J. Blige 28/09 Host Craig Ferguson; musical guests Snow Patrol; a Top Ten List presented by New Zealand ... More >>

Wanna be a TV funny guy? Here's your chance!

Tuesday, 8 September 2009, 9:30 am | Prime TV

Ever laboured through a half hour of sitcom or skit comedy and thought that you could do better? Well, here's your chance to put your funny where your mouth is. It's called Mash Pit Comedy and it launches today. More >>

The Crowd Goes Wild Take Up Coastal Challenge

Monday, 3 March 2008, 5:28 pm | Prime TV

The brown jackets will be off when the presenters from PRIME’s popular weeknight sports news show The Crowd Goes Wild take part in this year’s North Shore Coastal Challenge. More >>

Prime TV Pulls Record Audiences

Tuesday, 21 August 2007, 5:30 pm | Prime TV

For the second consecutive week, PRIME Television has achieved a record ratings result with the channel’s highest ever audience share (7.2%) amongst all people 5+, an increase of 16% compared with the same week last year. More >>

Conchords Take Flight on Prime

Thursday, 16 August 2007, 4:11 pm | Prime TV

PRIME is proud to be bringing to New Zealand the hit HBO musical comedy series Flight Of The Conchords. Debuting exclusively on PRIME on September 17, the stars of the series are comedians Jemaine Clement and Bret McKenzie, a two man folk band from ... More >>

Prime Ratings Go Into 'Top Gear'

Tuesday, 31 July 2007, 4:19 pm | Prime TV

The BBC's popular magazine-style motoring show, Top Gear, has become the overall highest rating individual show on PRIME Television, reaching a 6.9% for All People 5+, year-to-date. More >>

Prime Announces New Documentary Lineup

Tuesday, 24 July 2007, 12:03 am | Prime TV

PRIME Television has completed a major deal with Cineflix International Ltd for more than 60 hours of quality documentary programming. The package includes new series of the internationally successful Mayday, True CSI and Zero Hour as well as the soon-to-be-completed ... More >>

NZ Icon collaborates with Mormon Icon

Thursday, 12 July 2007, 11:47 am | Prime TV

Dame Malvina Major, features with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir on Prime TV this Sunday 15th of July at 6.00am. More >>

Alison Mau Joins Prime News

Thursday, 14 June 2007, 12:11 am | Prime TV

PRIME presenter Alison Mau will join the PRIME news team two nights a week while PRIME NEWS – FIRST AT 5.30 anchor Suzy Clarkson is on maternity leave. More >>

More Top Gear, Doctor Who for Prime NZ

Tuesday, 3 April 2007, 2:49 pm | Prime TV

Global smash-hit drama Doctor Who will return to Prime Television with its third series this year after the conclusion of a deal with BBC Worldwide Australasia. More >>

The Crocodile Hunter - A Tribute To Steve Irwin

Thursday, 7 September 2006, 5:10 pm | Prime TV

PRIME will pay special tribute to the life and achievements of wildlife warrior Steve Irwin in a special television event hosted by Ray Martin, Tuesday 19th September at 8.30pm on PRIME. More >>

The Crowd Goes Wild - Weekdays at 7pm on Prime

Tuesday, 13 June 2006, 12:38 am | Prime TV

PRIME confirmed today that it will launch a new evening sports news magazine programme, The Crowd Goes Wild. The locally made, half-hour show, premiering Monday 26 June 2006, will screen weekdays at 7pm. More >>

Eastenders Beats Corro At Awards

Thursday, 25 May 2006, 10:00 am | Prime TV

PRIME’s EastEnders was the big winner at this year's British Soap Awards, taking seven prizes including best show. More >>