Dunham the 'voice of a generation'
Dunham the 'voice of a generation'

In the pilot episode of Girls, Lena Dunham's character, Hannah, tells her parents that she believes she's meant to share…

Robin Williams' autopsy results delayed
Robin Williams' autopsy results delayed

The results of Robin Williams’ autopsy have been delayed by a month as officials in California await the completion of “scientific…

Haere ra Maori TV: Hirschfeld
Haere ra Maori TV: Hirschfeld

The future of one of Maori Television's most senior figures, Julian Wilcox, could be decided today after high-profile executive…

Colin Hogg: Porky detective no Poirot
Colin Hogg: Porky detective no Poirot

For a television murder mystery to work its odd magic, an audience has to be made to care enough to sit, all out of breath…

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TV pick: Intrepid NZ
TV pick: Intrepid NZ

You might call Jamie Fitzgerald and Kevin Biggar suckers for punishment. The pair have taken on gruelling…

Carol Hirschfeld moves to Radio NZ

High-profile executive Carol Hirschfeld has resigned from Maori TV following a proposed restructure at the broadcaster…

Simpsons death (Doh! Spoiler)

Last night it finally happened - The Simpsons lost one of their long-standing characters after months of speculation over…

Rose Matafeo: Inflight TV embarrassment

The range of inflight entertainment is often rather tragic, leaving travellers having to choose between bizarrely morbid…

TV: Gotham vs S.H.I.E.L.D.
TV: Gotham vs S.H.I.E.L.D.

With his less-than-super powers but his magnificent toys, Batman always suited the ground level world…

Bowden lands big break on US TV

Interviewer-of-the-stars Dominic Bowden is going to be in the living room of millions of Americans after landing a big gig…

Tonight's TV pick: Shortland Street

Ah yes, just as the rest of us are wishing like crazy that we could leave our rainy shored behind and swap them for white…

Frozen's Elsa skates on to small screen

It's the highest-grossing animated film, won two Academy Awards and has made "Elsa" a trending baby name.

Can kids' TV really educate?

Parents are deluding themselves if they think television programmes such as Peppa Pig and Thomas the Tank Engine are educational…

Take a bow, heartland New Zealand
Take a bow, heartland New Zealand

Once upon a time, all the dramas on TV were about cops, lawyers or doctors, and where they work, of…

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