Petra Bagust and Corin Dann set to be the new Breakfast show host for 2011

Petra Bagust

Petra Bagust and Corin Dann have been confirmed to co-host TV ONE’s Breakfast programme when it returns next year. The announcement was made this morning when the pair joined Pippa Wetzell and Peter Williams on-air during Breakfast’s Christmas Special – the last show for Pippa and final programme of the year. Pippa began co-hosting Breakfast [ Read More ]

Paul Henry’s tell all exclusive with New Idea

Paul Henry's tell all interview in New idea

Former Breakfast host Paul Henry says TVNZ encouraged him to be provocative – but then treated him unreasonably when his on-air comments sparked a public backlash and led to his resignation. Henry, breaking his silence to New Idea magazine, says he was “appalled” that New Zealand officially apologised after he ridiculed the name of senior [ Read More ]

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

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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 ]

Border security sneaks into the front

Here is a listing of the top ten programmes on NZTV, recorded as of the 29th of October 2010 via Nielsen TV Audience Measurement. The top programme being watched as of the 29th of October 2010 is Border Security TV ONE. Closely following is The top favourite that has been dominating the top spot for [ Read More ]

Who will fill Paul Henry’s big big shoes?

Paul Holmes

Figure this one out: If Oliver Driver killed his own television breakfast show why would TVNZ bosses hire him for theirs? Still, that didn’t stop his agent contacting TVNZ’s news boss last Monday morning, moments after Paul Henry announced his resignation, to volunteer Driver’s name for the top job. A media commentator has Driver pegged [ Read More ]

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 ]

Full script of the first Auckland Supercity mayoral debate between John Banks, Andrew Williams & Len Brown held on Q & A

Q+A’s Paul Holmes conducts the first Supercity mayoral debate between John Banks, Andrew Williams & Len Brown The debate has been transcribed below. The full length video debate from this morning’s Q+A can also be seen on tvnz.co.nz at, Debate

Introducing Josh Emett the newest NZ masterchef judge

Legendary Kiwi chef Josh Emett will be joining Simon Gault and Ray McVinnie for series two of the local version of the worldwide hit format screening early next year on TV ONE.

Supercity mayoral Debate this Sunday on Q+A

The first Auckland super city mayoral debate live this Sunday morning on TV ONE’s political programme, Q+A. Mayors Andrew Williams, John Banks and Len Brown

Respected Sunday presenter is leaving

Highly regarded Sunday presenter and long-time foreign correspondent, Cameron Bennett, is set to leave TVNZ after 24 years with the programme. He will continue on air until the end of August.