What now for the infamous west family?

Grandpa West

We have been there to watch the ups and downs of the west for five years. Fights, scams, fashion shows, business, weddings, baby’s , prison, family feuds and the list goes on. But sadly the west have signed off and are now living happily ever after. But we all want to know what happens after [ Read More ]

Do you have the goods to be in the TV One “Freshly Squeezed Talent Quest”


TV ONE’s Countdown To The New Year announces the Freshly Squeezed Talent Quest – applications open 2 November. This New Year’s Eve, TV ONE will be celebrating the end of year with glitz, glamour and a show-stopping spread of entertainment finishing with a spectacular fireworks display from the top of the Sky City Tower at [ Read More ]

Shooting to start on ‘The Most Fun You Can Have Dying’

Film still from another one of Kirstin Marcon's succesful debut film She's racing

Shooting is scheduled to start later this month on The Most Fun You Can Have Dying, a rebellious drama written and directed by debut feature film maker Kirstin Marcon. Adapted from the novel Seraphim Blues by Steven Gannaway, The Most Fun You Can Have Dying will be shot in Europe and New Zealand. Director Kirstin [ Read More ]

Escalator choses the top four finalists

The lucky four have been chosen. The four successful Escalator low budget feature film teams greenlit for production were announced last night via live stream from Wellington and Auckland. Each team has been offered production finance of up to NZ$250,000.

NZ next top model to be crowned on Friday, who will it be?


Thousands of hopefuls auditioned to get their 15 minutes of fame but only 14 got the chance to shine and wow the judges and fashion insiders. The models have also had numerous encounters with potential future clients, and these people will make or break careers. We have watched the NZ top model girls every week, [ Read More ]

World Premiere in Toronto for NZ feature Film Matariki

What an amazing acheivement for NZ Film and for first time film director Michael Bennet. Bennet’s feature film Matariki is set to be featured in the Toronto International Film Festival. Confirming its position as the prime North American launch pad for independent features, the Toronto International Film Festival has today announced its line up of [ Read More ]

Waiata Maori Awards- A celebration of Maori music

From the contemporary beat of urban hip-hop and rap to the traditional sound of kapa haka and show bands, Maori Television is proud to bring you the highly anticipated WAIATA MAORI AWARDS (MAORI MUSIC AWARDS) 2010.

This week’s top ten shows

Here is a listing of the top ten programmes on NZTV, recorded as of the 24th of August 2010 via Nielsen TV Audience Measurement. The top programme being watched as of the 24th of August is still One news TV ONE, and yet again reality TV shows are dominating the ratings. And as for Shortland [ Read More ]

NZ Next Top Model TV Show Wildcard entry

ONLY 3 MORE DAYS LEFT… TO MAKE SURE YOU DON’T MISS YOUR CHANCE TO GO INTO THE RUNNING TO BECOME NEW ZEALAND’S NEXT TOP MODEL!!! Hundreds of girls throughout the country flocked to audition venues in the hope of becoming New Zealand’s Next Top Model. But – we announced a new twist, one of these [ Read More ]

Taika Waititi acting career takes another step forward with Green Lantern

Taika Waititi has joined the cast of fellow New Zealand director Martin Campbell’s Green Lantern. Produced by Warner Bros Pictures the filming is set to start later this month in New Orleans. The film is scheduled for a mid-2011 release. Waititi will play the best friend of the Green Lantern. The decision to cast Waititi [ Read More ]