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John Drinnan

John Drinnan is the Media writer for the New Zealand Herald.


  • 24 Feb, 2017 9:36am
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COMMENT: Why should taxpayers own a commercial broadcasting company that offers unexciting returns, John Drinnan writes.
  • 3 Feb, 2017 6:40am
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COMMENT: Spark is standing by Lightbox amid speculation that it has also signed a deal with Netflix, writes John Drinnan.
  • 27 Jan, 2017 7:18am
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COMMENT: TVNZ's new money programme will be 100 per cent funded by Kiwibank, and the funding model could be used again, John Drinnan writes.
  • 16 Dec, 2016 6:35am
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Yesterday's unveiling of Amazon Prime Video brings more competition to an area where Sky TV once had a monopoly, John Drinnan writes.
  • 26 Aug, 2016 5:00am
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COMMENT: The Bravo TV channel and MediaWorks are pleased with a promising start for their fly-on-the-wall show Real Housewives of Auckland.