Media Releases

To find out the latest on our programmes you can access all of our Media Releases here. Everything that you want to know from the hottest moments in our existing shows to new cast members and more...

0 19 Feb Jessica Mutch named as TVNZ’s new political editor

2 31 Jan Jeremy Wells and Hilary Barry to present Seven Sharp

4 17 Jan Project Runway New Zealand Casting Call Announcement

6 8 Dec Q + A - 10 December 2017

8 2 Dec Q + A - Sunday December 3

10 27 Nov TEAM WANAKA CROWNED MKR NZ CHAMPIONS

12 22 Nov TVNZ renews Formula E deal

14 13 Nov ELIMINATION 3 - MKR NZ\'S BROMANCE THIRD TO LEAVE THE COMPETITION

16 6 Nov ELIMINATION 2 - MKR NZ\'S ROTORUA BESTIES SENT PACKING

18 30 Oct ELIMINATION 1 - MKR NZ\'S youngest team sent packing in first elimination

20 21 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 22

22 17 Oct Scandi-New Zealand crime drama in the works

24 9 Oct FIRST TWO CASTAWAYS ANNOUNCED FOR SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND SEASON 2

26 2 Oct My Kitchen Rules New Zealand back in 2018!

28 30 Sep Q + A - Sunday October 1

30 27 Sep Showcase 2017

32 21 Sep Final debate

34 16 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 17

36 9 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 10

38 7 Sep Para Sport Broadcast Deal

40 3 Sep Survivor New Zealand Back for Season Two

42 1 Sep Leaders Debate viewership

44 19 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 20

46 10 Aug 1 NEWS Vote 17

48 4 Aug ALL NEW WILL & GRACE COMING TO TVNZ AS PART OF NBCUNIVERSAL DEAL

50 22 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 23

52 8 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 9

54 5 Jul And The First Ever Winner of Survivor New Zealand is….

56 4 Jul Looking for love? Apply now for First Dates New Zealand!

58 3 Jul New Blood Web Series Winner Announced

60 2 Jul Q+A Sunday 2 July

62 24 Jun Q+A Sunday 25 June

64 15 Jun Plan A or Plan B? A path is chosen in the season finale of What Next?

66 13 Jun The future of New Zealand\'s economy is discussed in What Next?

68 11 Jun New Zealand discusses the future of technology in What Next?

70 10 Jun Q+A Sunday 11 June

72 4 Jun TVNZ ANNOUNCE SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND LIVE FINAL

74 1 Jun Cast your vote for TVNZ’s newest web series

76 27 May Q + A - Sunday May 28

78 22 May Survivor\'s Shock Evacuation

80 14 May Second Survivor Eliminated from Survivor New Zealand

82 12 May What Next? Have your say on New Zealand\'s future

84 6 May Q + A - Sunday May 7

86 27 Apr Survivor New Zealand Contestants Announced

88 15 Apr Q + A -Sunday April 16

90 8 Apr Q + A -Sunday April 9

92 25 Mar Q + A - Sunday March 26

94 16 Jan TVNZ New Blood Web Series Opens

96 10 Dec Q + A - Sunday December 11

98 26 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 27

100 12 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 13

102 29 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 30

104 15 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 16

106 1 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 2

108 29 Sep TVNZ 2017: new content, new blood, new thinking

110 17 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 18

112 3 Sep Q+A Sunday 4th September

114 2 Sep TV ONE\'s Sunday Theatre brings key Kiwi moments to life

116 20 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 21

118 13 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 14

120 6 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 7

122 30 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 31

124 23 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 24

126 9 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 10

128 1 Jul Carolyn Robinson joins Seven Sharp

130 18 Jun Q + A - Sunday June 19

132 4 Jun Q + A - Sunday June 5

134 21 May Q + A - Sunday May 22

136 14 May Q + A - Sunday May 15

138 9 May NZ newsrooms work together on Panama Papers investigation

140 30 Apr Q + A - Sunday May 1

142 20 Apr APRC - DUKE announce

144 18 Apr AMENDMENT - OUR FIRST HOME’S WOTTON FAMILY PIP ROUGHANS TO THE POST

146 17 Apr SOLD! SUCCESS AT AUCTION FOR OUR FIRST HOME’S WOTTON FAMILY

148 6 Apr Ready for Rio: most extensive free-to-air broadcast coverage of a Paralympic Games on its way

150 29 Mar PROPERTIES FROM TV ONE’S OUR FIRST HOME HIT THE MARKET

152 19 Mar Q + A - Sunday March 20

154 9 Mar SINGLE AND READY TO MINGLE? INTERNATIONAL HIT, FIRST DATES COMES TO TV2

156 3 Mar ONE News launches Kiwimeter

158 1 Mar DUKE SCORES LIVE NBA GAMES

160 18 Feb First look: New Zealand’s newest online and free to view entertainment destination

162 24 Jan OUR FIRST HOME RETURNS TO TV ONE - BUT THIS TIME, THE KIDS ARE IN CHARGE!

164 22 Dec The X-Files, The Simpsons and Family Guy are all coming to TV2 in 2016

166 14 Dec Tofu Tragedy Sends Mighty Waikato Packing

168 7 Dec Consistent Canterbury Couple Eliminated For Yet Another Lamb Let Down

170 28 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 29

172 23 Nov GOODBYE TO MKR NZ\'S MANAWATU SISTERS AND AUCKLAND GATECRASHERS

174 16 Nov MKR NZ Frontrunners Sent Home in a Shocking Elimination

176 10 Nov City Sisters Sent Packing

178 31 Oct Q + A - Sunday November 1

180 24 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 25

182 17 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 18

184 3 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 4

186 19 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 20

188 16 Sep TVNZ 2016 - Best of Local, Best of Global

190 11 Sep Home for Christmas: Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park returns to TVNZ

192 5 Sep Q+A - Sunday September 6

194 27 Aug Media Release: TVNZ bringing live PGA, LPGA and European Tour golf to Freeview this Friday.

196 15 Aug Q+A - Sunday August 16

198 1 Aug Q+A - Sunday August 2

1 11 Feb GEORGIA FOWLER CONFIRMED FOR PROJECT RUNWAY NEW ZEALAND

3 19 Jan Behind the scenes of 1 NEWS’ new look studio

5 14 Dec Toni Street and Mike Hosking to leave Seven Sharp

7 3 Dec MATILDA RICE AND MARK DYE TO HOST TVNZ\'S HEARTBREAK ISLAND

9 27 Nov TEAM WANAKA CROWNED MKR NZ CHAMPIONS

11 25 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 26

13 18 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 19

15 11 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 12

17 4 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 5

19 28 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 29

21 20 Oct Politics 19 October

23 14 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 15

25 7 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 8

27 1 Oct KIWIS WANTED FOR ULTIMATE TRANS-TASMAN TEAM CHALLENGE SERIES

29 27 Sep Love AND Money? Apply Now for Heartbreak Island

31 23 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 24

33 18 Sep NZSL Debate

35 10 Sep TEAMS REVEALED FOR TVNZ\'S MY KITCHEN RULES NEW ZEALAND

37 7 Sep Multi Party Debate

39 5 Sep New Blood Goes Live

41 2 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 3

43 26 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 27

45 12 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 13

47 5 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 6

49 29 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 30

51 15 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 16

53 5 Jul *Amendment* And The First Ever Winner of Survivor New Zealand is….

55 4 Jul New Zealand’s First Sole Survivor – All Will Be Revealed

57 3 Jul Jak FM Over And Out

59 2 Jul Shay\'s Survivor Days Are Over

61 26 Jun TVNZ Streaming Ahead

63 18 Jun SECOND JURY MEMBER FOR SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND

65 14 Jun The future of the Kiwi lifestyle is discussed in What Next?

67 12 Jun What Next? looks at the future of our environment

69 11 Jun Brutal Betrayal Puts First Survivor On The Jury

71 4 Jun TINY DANCER SASHAYS AWAY

73 3 Jun Q+A Sunday 4 June

75 28 May Survivor New Zealand - No Room For Nice Girls

77 26 May New Zealand loves Shortland Street

79 21 May SPOILERS – Survivor New Zealand Third Elimination

81 13 May Q + A - Sunday May 14

83 7 May Survivor Superfan Sent Packing

85 29 Apr Q + A - Sunday April 30

87 22 Apr Q + A - Sunday April 23

89 13 Apr Nigel Latta and John Campbell to host TVNZ\'s What Next?

91 1 Apr Q + A - Sunday April 2nd

93 18 Mar Q + A - Sunday March 19

95 11 Jan Matt McLean joins Breakfast

97 3 Dec Q + A - Sunday December 4

99 19 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 20

101 5 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 6

103 22 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 23

105 8 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 9

107 29 Sep PETE EVANS AND MANU FEILDEL TO HOST NEW SERIES OF MKR NZ

109 24 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 25

111 10 Sep Q+A Sunday 11th September

113 2 Sep TVNZ completes building refurbishment

115 27 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 28

117 18 Aug Hilary and Jack join TV ONE’s Breakfast

119 11 Aug TVNZ Kicks Off Paralympics Campaign

121 1 Aug Three All-Rounders Deliver Short & Wide

123 24 Jul Hawkes Bay teacher takes the Mastermind throne

125 16 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 17

127 2 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 3

129 25 Jun Q + A - Sunday June 26

131 11 Jun Q + A - Sunday June 12

133 28 May Q + A - Sunday May 29

135 16 May Survivor New Zealand host announced

137 13 May TVNZ appoints interim Australian ad reps

139 7 May Q + A - Sunday May 8

141 23 Apr Q + A - Sunday April 24

143 19 Apr WOTTON FAMILY COME OUT ON TOP ON OUR FIRST HOME

145 18 Apr OUR FIRST HOME’S WOTTON FAMILY PIP ROUGHANS TO THE POST

147 9 Apr Q + A - Sunday April 9

149 2 Apr Q + A - Sunday April 3

151 26 Mar Q + A - Sunday March 27

153 12 Mar Q + A - Sunday March 13

155 7 Mar TVNZ OnDemand Hits One Million Milestone

157 2 Mar You\'re Back In The Room

159 24 Feb SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND IS COMING TO TV2

161 7 Feb DIRTY LAUNDRY CAST ANNOUNCED

163 22 Jan TVNZ to launch new male-skewed entertainment channel

165 15 Dec Ultimate Gatecrashers Take The MKR Title And $100,000

167 8 Dec Playing it Safe Costs Hawkes Bay Couple Spot in Grand Final

169 1 Dec OTAGO AND PALMY NEXT TO GO ON MKR NZ

171 26 Nov TVNZ to screen Super Bowl 50 LIVE on TV ONE

173 21 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 22

175 14 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 15

177 7 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 8

179 26 Oct First Elimination of MKR NZ 2015 (SPOILER ALERT)

181 23 Oct Start your engines; Formula E is racing in to TVNZ

183 10 Oct Q+A - Sunday October 11

185 26 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 27

187 18 Sep Nadine Chalmers-Ross to host Breakfast

189 12 Sep Q+A - Sunday September 13

191 9 Sep Media Release: TVNZ bringing the AFL to Kiwi homes

193 29 Aug Q+A - Sunday August 30

195 22 Aug Q+A - Sunday August 23

197 8 Aug Q+A - Sunday August 9