COMMENT:

When asked to name New Zealand's greatest TV export, a few names and shows spring to mind.

For some old enough to remember, that honour might go to Popstars. For better or worse, New Zealand's late 90s quest to find the next great pop group not only gave us the iconic (yeah, I said it) TrueBliss, the show's format was also sold into dozens of other countries, eventually providing the inspiration for the monster Pop Idol and American Idol franchises.

Others might choose to give Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement the title. After TVNZ passed on their

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