Top Ten NZTV programmes

The highest rating top ten NZTV programmes as of the 26th of June via Nielson TV Audience Measurement. Programme: Channel: 1. One News TVOne 2. National Bank Country Calendar TVOne 3. Shortland Street TV2 4. Rapid Response TVOne 5. Border Patrol TVOne 6. Wild Vets TVOne 7. Close Up TVOne 8. Sunday TVOne 9. Coronation [ Read More ]

Plunket and TVNZ to work together on new TV series

Iconic New Zealand early childhood organisation Plunket will be a feature on TVNZ’s new digital channel TVNZ 6, which launched on Sunday. The Royal New Zealand Plunket Society and TVNZ have agreed to make programmes that will screen later in the year to try and make New Zealand a safer place for children. Plunket and [ Read More ]

TV3 set to launch early morning news show – Sunrise

Television journalist Carly Flynn and radio broadcaster James Coleman will present 3’s early morning news show, Sunrise, screening weekdays at 6:30am, starting Tuesday, October 2nd. An experienced journalist, Carly is a familiar face to New Zealanders having presented 3’s successful Nightline programme for the last two years. James is a talk host on RadioLIVE and [ Read More ]

Charity donations from Dancing with the Stars

Provisional amounts have shown that $274,904.87 was raised for charity this year during TV ONE’s hit series Dancing With The Stars. Dancing With The Stars winner Suzanne Paul’s chosen charity, the Starship Foundation, will receive $142,879.65. The 2007 series runner-up Megan Alatini’s charity, Youthline, will receive $43,888.46 and semi-finalist Brendon Pongia’s charity, Cure Kids, will [ Read More ]

TVNZ Digital Broadcasts go Widescreen

TVNZ will “go widescreen” on all digital services from 22 September 2007. This means television programmes that are made in widescreen will be broadcast by TVNZ in the 16:9 widescreen format on the satellite versions of TV ONE and TV2, as well as on TVNZ Sports Extra and the soon-to-be launched TVNZ6 and TVNZ7, available [ Read More ]