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RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under Welcomes Rhys Nicholson To The Judging Panel!

Wednesday, 3 March 2021, 7:13 am | TVNZ

Award-winning Australian comedian Rhys Nicholson will join host RuPaul and Michelle Visage on the judges’ panel of RuPaul’s’ Drag Race Down Under when it comes to TVNZ OnDemand later this year. The popular comedian is no stranger to our shores, ... More >>

Lucy Lawless Bringing My Life Is Murder Aotearoa To TVNZ

Sunday, 28 February 2021, 7:29 am | TVNZ

Lucy Lawless is reprising her role as Alexa Crowe, a fiercely independent and brilliant Kiwi detective. This time Lucy and ‘Alexa’ are returning home, with My Life Is Murder , currently shooting in Auckland set to screen later this year on TVNZ 1. ... More >>

Constrained Costs And Audience Growth Drive Strong First Half Performance For TVNZ

Friday, 26 February 2021, 11:42 am | TVNZ

TVNZ reported EBITDAF of $55.8 million for the six months to 31 December 2020, $29.5 million (112%) above the prior year. Total revenue was down $3.3 million (1.9%) to $175.7 million reflecting the impact of Covid-19 lockdown restrictions on demand ... More >>

Final Women Revealed For The Bachelor New Zealand!

Sunday, 21 February 2021, 7:15 am | TVNZ

TVNZ can now reveal the final six bachelorettes heading to The Bachelor New Zealand mansion. 18 ladies will put everything on the line in the hope of walking away with Sol3 Mio’s Moses Mackay’s final rose. Viewers of The Block NZ will recognise ... More >>

Six More Contestants Enter The Bachelor Mansion!

Saturday, 20 February 2021, 7:06 am | TVNZ

With less than two weeks to go before Sol3 Mio’s Moses Mackay starts his journey on The Bachelor New Zealand , TVNZ is revealing six more bachelorettes hoping to catch his eye! Skipping class for an adventure of a lifetime, secondary teacher Georgia ... More >>

Meet Our Bachelor’s First Group Of Ladies

Friday, 19 February 2021, 7:03 am | TVNZ

This week Sol3 Mio's Moses Mackay was announced as TVNZ 2’s new bachelor. Joining him on this once-in-a lifetime adventure are 18 eligible bachelorettes, and now, we’re introducing the first six hoping to walk away with his final rose! The first ... More >>

Introducing Our Bachelor - Sol3 Mio's Moses Mackay!

Thursday, 18 February 2021, 7:14 am | TVNZ

Soulful Sol3 Mio crooner Moses Mackay is taking the lead in TVNZ 2’s brand-new season of The Bachelor New Zealand. As one part of musical trio Sol3 Mio, Moses Mackay is used to life on the road. With Covid-19 preventing travel for overseas concerts, ... More >>

Grand Designs New Zealand Relocates To TVNZ 1

Wednesday, 3 February 2021, 7:46 am | TVNZ

TVNZ 1 will be the new home of Grand Designs New Zealand when the seventh season returns to screens in 2022. As well as a new home on TVNZ 1, Grand Designs New Zealand also has a new host, British-born architect Tom Webster. Tom steps into the shoes ... More >>

Bill Bailey To Host TVNZ’s Patriot Brains

Monday, 1 February 2021, 8:01 am | TVNZ

Legendary British comedian Bill Bailey is to host TVNZ 2’s Patriot Brains when the show premieres after Easter. The comic genius will use his wit, wisdom and impartial residency to help determine once and for all who’s the best – Kiwis or Aussies? ... More >>

Mike Pero Named CEO Of TVNZ’s The Apprentice Aotearoa

Sunday, 31 January 2021, 7:23 am | TVNZ

Mike Pero, NZ businessman and entrepreneur has been named as the CEO of TVNZ 1’s upcoming new reality series The Apprentice Aotearoa. Pero is a self-made multi-millionaire, having started and sold numerous businesses since he left school at 16. As the recipient ... More >>

The Final Contenders Are Revealed For The Bachelorette!

Thursday, 21 January 2021, 7:37 am | TVNZ

With the Suzuki Swifts revving to go, we’re announcing the last of the bachelors heading to the mansion hoping to walk away with Lexie’s final rose. The final gentlemen ready to walk the red carpet are: Alexandre Vaz, software project manager, Auckland ... More >>

Six More Contestants Enter The Bachelorette Mansion!

Wednesday, 20 January 2021, 7:49 am | TVNZ

With less than two weeks to go before Lexie Brown’s adventure begins, we’re announcing six more eligible bachelors hoping to make a great impression. Escaping the normally cooler weather of Dunedin, Ben and Dave head north to meet our beautiful ... More >>

RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under Is Coming To Aotearoa!

Tuesday, 19 January 2021, 6:40 am | TVNZ

Mama Ru is taking RuPaul’s Drag Race down under. Emmy® Award winning series RuPaul’s Drag Race is getting a local twist when it comes to TVNZ OnDemand and Stan in 2021. Hosted by executive producer RuPaul, and filmed entirely in New Zealand, RuPaul’s ... More >>

TVNZ Reveals NZ’s Next Bachelorette!

Sunday, 10 January 2021, 7:22 am | TVNZ

Lexie Brown is vivacious, determined, charismatic and ready to start her adventure. Our 2021 bachelorette is here! Introducing Lexie Brown, our 31-year-old Wellingtonian who’s taking control and handing out the roses when the must-see second series ... More >>

1.5 Million New Zealanders Watch Prada America’s Cup World Series And Christmas Cup Coverage On TVNZ

Tuesday, 22 December 2020, 5:41 pm | TVNZ

From Thursday 17th to Sunday 20th December, New Zealanders had the first opportunity to view all entries in the 36th America’s Cup presented by PRADA, racing each other in the PRADA America’s Cup World Series, Auckland and then the PRADA Christmas ... More >>

Tvnz Confirm Broadcast Sponsor For 36th America’s Cup Presented By Prada

Friday, 20 November 2020, 8:32 am | TVNZ

Exclusive broadcast rights for the 36th America’s Cup held by TVNZ in New Zealand will see all racing shown live and free-to-air on TVNZ 1 and live streamed on TVNZ OnDemand – from the World Series and Christmas Race to the Cup Challenger Selection ... More >>

TVNZ Wins Big At TV Awards

Thursday, 19 November 2020, 6:43 am | TVNZ

TVNZ people and programmes won big tonight at the New Zealand Television Awards, taking home 26 coveted awards. TVNZ 1’s Seven Sharp presenter, Hilary Barry was crowned Television Personality of the Year at tonight’s star-studded gala, won ... More >>

TVNZ To Show Hugely Popular Melbourne Cup

Saturday, 31 October 2020, 2:00 pm | TVNZ

On Tuesday 3rd of November, TVNZ 1 will lure eyeballs across the country to watch the world’s most vibrant racing event, the Melbourne Cup. A top class TVNZ team of Toni Street, Matt Heath, Guy Heveldt, Jesse Tuke and Sonny Ngatai will bring you ... More >>

Captions Available On TVNZ's Breakfast

Thursday, 1 October 2020, 10:45 am | TVNZ

Captions will be available on TVNZ 1’s Breakfast programme from Monday 5 October 2020 following a major funding boost for Able, New Zealand’s provider of captioning and audio description for free-to-air television. NZ On Air has given Able a significant ... More >>

ASB Backing Business Hits Primetime On TVNZ 1

Wednesday, 30 September 2020, 4:59 pm | TVNZ

ASB Backing Business premiers on Monday 5th of October at 7.30pm on TVNZ 1. Passionate and energetic host Jordan Vandermade will travel the country showing viewers how business owners have adapted in the wake of the many challenges Covid-19 has presented. ... More >>