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Q+A With Jack Tame - Sunday 16 May

Friday, 14 May 2021, 6:19 pm | TVNZ

This Sunday on Q+A with Jack Tame GAZA As the conflict in Gaza escalates, concerns are growing about a new war in the Middle East. We speak to Israeli journalist Shai Gal in Tel Aviv. SHANE RETI His party leader’s accusing the Government of pursuing ... More >>

The Apprentice Aotearoa: Introducing Mike Pero’s Candidates

Sunday, 2 May 2021, 4:49 pm | TVNZ

With eight days until the boardroom doors open, TVNZ can now reveal the 14 candidates hoping to be crowned winner by Mike Pero in TVNZ 1’s upcoming reality series The Apprentice Aotearoa . With $50,000 investment in their business and ongoing bespoke ... More >>

Popstars Top 12 Revealed

Thursday, 22 April 2021, 5:25 am | TVNZ

Twenty-two years on from the genre-breaking series that launched a global phenomenon from right here in New Zealand, Popstars is back on Kiwi screens and TVNZ can now reveal the aspiring artists who have earned their spot in the Top 12 and a coveted ... More >>

Cassie Roma And Justin Tomlinson Named As The Apprentice Aotearoa Advisors

Sunday, 18 April 2021, 4:00 pm | TVNZ

Cassie Roma and Justin Tomlinson will be joining CEO Mike Pero in the boardroom as his advisors, as they look to find an apprentice from 14 hopeful candidates when the show premieres Monday 10th May on TVNZ 1. Heading off with each week with the ... More >>

Entries Open For The 2021 TVNZ-NZ Marketing Awards

Thursday, 8 April 2021, 3:27 pm | TVNZ

NZ Marketing magazine in partnership with the NZ Marketing Association are excited to announce the launch of the 2021 edition of the TVNZ-NZ Marketing Awards. These Awards exist to celebrate the collective excellence in creative and strategic thinking ... More >>

RuPaul’s Drag Race Arrives Down Under This Fall!

Thursday, 8 April 2021, 7:02 am | TVNZ

Saturdays are looking a whole lot brighter with RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under premiering May 1 on TVNZ! Hosted by RuPaul, with Drag Race veteran Michelle Visage and award-winning comedian Rhys Nicholson on the main judging panel, the eight-part ... More >>

Eds Eramiha And Cian Elyse White Lead A Stellar Cast For TVNZ 2’s Vegas

Sunday, 28 March 2021, 1:52 pm | TVNZ

This autumn, TVNZ 2 is showcasing premium drama, with local action-thriller series Vegas premiering with a cast of incredibly talented wāhine and tāne. Cousins’ actress Cian Elyse White plays wahine toa Toni Poulan, a local business owner who ... More >>

One Million New Zealanders Watch America's Cup On TVNZ 1

Thursday, 11 March 2021, 2:18 pm | TVNZ

More than 1 million viewers tuned into TVNZ 1 yesterday for coverage of the 36th America's Cup presented by PRADA. The first day of racing reached 1,041,700 New Zealanders on TVNZ 1, with 350,800 of these viewers sitting in the channel’s key commercial ... More >>

Queens Competing In RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under Revealed

Sunday, 7 March 2021, 6:05 am | TVNZ

Start your engines Aotearoa and may the best queen win! 10 queens from across Australia and New Zealand with the most charisma, uniqueness, nerve and talent have been selected to compete in the first ever RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under. The fierce and fabulous ... More >>

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 >>