FIFA World Cup 2010 Draw to be live on NZ TV

The much anticipated draw for the Football World Cup is being screened live on TV ONE this Saturday morning. The ceremony via satellite from South Africa will include the live announcement of the make up of the pools (including the 3 other countries in the All Whites group) for the preliminary round of the World [ Read More ]

Most Watched 25 New Zealand TV Programmes for Week 34

The Most Watched 25 New Zealand TV Programmes for Week 34 are: 1 One News TVOne 2 South TVOne 3 Close Up TVOne 4 Sunday(PM) TVOne 5 Shortland Street TV2

The 2008 New World International Netball series set for TV One

ONE Sport will have exclusively LIVE coverage of the Silver Ferns playing arch-rivals Australia, in the second game of The 2008 New World International Netball Series, from the Vector Arena in Auckland. Host Toni Street will be joined by commentators Julie Coney, Jenny-May Coffin and Kiri Wills. Broadcast Saturday 20 September, starting 7:30 on TV [ Read More ]

Join up as contestant on Who Wants To Be A Millionaire

The first New Zealand version of the globally popular quiz show Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? is coming soon to TV ONE. TVNZ is calling for contestants from around New Zealand to be on the show. Those selected will be flown to the Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? studios in Melbourne where the [ Read More ]

The Tatooist feature film secures US deal

The Tatooist Ghost House Pictures has acquired North American rights to The Tattooist, the supernatural thriller starring Jason Behr. Ghost House Pictures is owned by Robert Tapert and Spiderman’s Sam Raimi, who recently visited NZ to talk with the film’s director Peter Burger and producer Robin Scholes about the final cut and to help guide [ Read More ]

Netball full coverage on TV One

TV ONE will be the home of the Silver Ferns this November, with full coverage of all New Zealand games, as the Kiwi team compete to win back-to-back Netball World Championship titles. All Silver Ferns matches will be broadcast free-to-air on TV ONE. For those unable to watch the action live, games broadcast on TV [ Read More ]

Perfect Creature Sci-Fi Thriller Feature Film in Cinemas

Dougray Scott as Silus Perfect Creature A New World opened when history took a different path in Nuovo Zealandia ….. Home-grown sci-fi thriller PERFECT CREATURE, has sold to virtually every territory in the world and presents a unique retelling of the vampire myth. New Zealand writer/director Glenn Standring takes the origins of vampires and brings [ Read More ]

TVNZ partners with Bebo website

Bebo website TVNZ and Bebo have announced an exclusive strategic partnership which offers advertisers access to a combined audience of 1.5 million New Zealanders; and Bebo users access to TVNZ premium content. Bebo has chosen TVNZ as its exclusive partner for selling display and video advertising in New Zealand, combining Bebo’s global reputation and TVNZ’s [ Read More ]

New Zealand Environmental TV Programme set to launch

Maori Television’s inside look at environmental issues from a uniquely Maori perspective – KAITIAKI – premieres on Saturday December 15 at 7.00 PM. The half-hour weekly programme produced by Auckland-based Kiwa Media highlights the ways in which whanau, hapu and iwi are working as active kaitiaki (guardians) of the environment. Each episode looks at a [ Read More ]

TVNZ 6 starts broadcasting on Freeview

TVNZ 6, New Zealand’s first advertising-free public service television channel, started broadcasting at 10am Sunday on Freeview. TVNZ 6 will feature between 50 percent and 70 percent local content, with no advertising. TVNZ CEO Rick Ellis said that having a channel free from advertising-driven ratings pressures makes it possible to give the channel a more [ Read More ]