Colin Hogg: Channel-hopping keeps interest alive
Colin Hogg: Channel-hopping keeps interest alive

The trick for television on Saturday night was to make a one-horse race more exciting than it really was and TV One and…

Kiri on 'disposable singers'
Kiri on 'disposable singers'

Dame Kiri Te Kanawa has made an impassioned plea for Britain to stop blocking the flow of young singers into opera houses…

MKR beats reno rivals
MKR beats reno rivals

TVNZ's My Kitchen Rules New Zealand is giving The Block a roasting in the battle for locally produced reality TV supremacy…

Lena Dunham: Page girl
Lena Dunham: Page girl

Lena Dunham reinvented the oversharing style on her hit show, Girls. What will her first book do? Meghan Daum meets TV’s…

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Moment of sleuth in Brokenwood
Moment of sleuth in Brokenwood

Lydia Jenkin takes on the detective squad of The Brokenwood Mysteries in a game of Cluedo to get them…

Show forgets the season

In spring, a middle-aged, mad keen gardener and cook and telly critic's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of ... things other…

Paris Hilton's burger ad banned

Another advertisement for Carl’s Jr burger chain banned from New Zealand television for being pointlessly raunchy.

'Friends' 20th anniversary

Twenty years ago on Monday, the US network NBC broadcast the very first episode of a series which would go on to change…

Where to tune in to see new leaders
Where to tune in to see new leaders

Five shows that will keep couch potatoes glued to their screens over the coming week.

Neeson seeks Downton role

Liam Neeson is hoping for a role in Downton Abbey - as a rugged stableman.

Braff reuniting with Scrubs creator

Scrubs fans can rejoice. Zach Braff is planning his return to television with the show's creator Bill Lawrence.

NZ on Screen: NZ's most famous pups

Animal trainer Mark Vette’s new series Pound Pups to Dog Stars is carrying on a fine tradition of TV dog shows. NZ On Screen…

Farrier: Darby's straight man

David Farrier writes about playing interviewer to various versions of Rhys Darby in the comedian's new television show…

5 superhero shows on the way
5 superhero shows on the way

Having taken over the multiplexes, comic-book superheroes and fantasy figures are now upping their grip…

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John Drinnan: Power shift at Maori TV
John Drinnan: Power shift at Maori TV

Scrapping the roles of senior Maori TV executives Julian Wilcox and Carol Hirschfeld is linked to a makeover of the channel…

Maori TV executives demoted
John Drinnan: Oz news turns focus on NZ
Axe hovers over Maori TV roles
NZ joining global move to internet TV services
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