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 20 Jun STRATEGY COMES INTO PLAY AS HEARTBREAK ISLAND COUPLE SENT PACKING

2 17 Jun SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND: The ‘tight five’ turn on each other

4 16 Jun Q + A - Sunday June 17

6 10 Jun SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND: Waikato Farmer Makes First Jury Member

8 3 Jun SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND: A medevac, a forfeit, a failed-attempt and a blindside

10 31 May TVNZ to push the boat out with America’s Cup coverage

12 27 May SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND: Real-life Survivor Sent Home

14 26 May Q + A - Sunday May 27

16 20 May SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND: First Idol Play Backfires For Old Chani

18 19 May Q + A - Sunday May 20

20 15 May TVNZ powers up primetime political coverage

22 12 May Q + A - Sunday May 13

24 6 May Survivor New Zealand: Another Chani Bites the Dust

26 5 May Q + A - Sunday May 6

28 28 Apr Q + A - Sunday April 29

30 22 Apr CAST ANNOUNCED FOR TVNZ’S BLACK COMEDY SERIES "FRESH EGGS"

32 16 Apr TVNZ New Blood Web Series Competition

34 13 Apr 2018 Commonwealth Games Highlights Day 9 - April 13

36 12 Apr TVNZ announces the 18 Kiwi castaways to compete in Survivor New Zealand season 2

38 10 Apr BAKING NEWS: TVNZ ANNOUNCES THE GREAT KIWI BAKE OFF

40 9 Apr 2018 Commonwealth Games Highlights Day 5 - April 9

42 6 Apr 2018 Commonwealth Games Highlights Day 2 - April 6

44 5 Apr 2018 Commonwealth Games Day One Highlights - April 5

46 24 Mar Q + A - Sunday March 25

48 10 Mar Q + A - Sunday March 11

50 1 Mar Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games coverage

52 25 Feb KIWI TEAMS REVEALED FOR TVNZ’S AUSTRALIAN SPARTAN

54 11 Feb GEORGIA FOWLER CONFIRMED FOR PROJECT RUNWAY NEW ZEALAND

56 19 Jan Behind the scenes of 1 NEWS’ new look studio

58 14 Dec Toni Street and Mike Hosking to leave Seven Sharp

60 3 Dec MATILDA RICE AND MARK DYE TO HOST TVNZ\'S HEARTBREAK ISLAND

62 27 Nov TEAM WANAKA CROWNED MKR NZ CHAMPIONS

64 25 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 26

66 18 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 19

68 11 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 12

70 4 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 5

72 28 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 29

74 20 Oct Politics 19 October

76 14 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 15

78 7 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 8

80 1 Oct KIWIS WANTED FOR ULTIMATE TRANS-TASMAN TEAM CHALLENGE SERIES

82 27 Sep Love AND Money? Apply Now for Heartbreak Island

84 23 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 24

86 18 Sep NZSL Debate

88 10 Sep TEAMS REVEALED FOR TVNZ\'S MY KITCHEN RULES NEW ZEALAND

90 7 Sep Multi Party Debate

92 5 Sep New Blood Goes Live

94 2 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 3

96 26 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 27

98 12 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 13

100 5 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 6

102 29 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 30

104 15 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 16

106 5 Jul *Amendment* And The First Ever Winner of Survivor New Zealand is….

108 4 Jul New Zealand’s First Sole Survivor – All Will Be Revealed

110 3 Jul Jak FM Over And Out

112 2 Jul Shay\'s Survivor Days Are Over

114 26 Jun TVNZ Streaming Ahead

116 18 Jun SECOND JURY MEMBER FOR SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND

118 14 Jun The future of the Kiwi lifestyle is discussed in What Next?

120 12 Jun What Next? looks at the future of our environment

122 11 Jun Brutal Betrayal Puts First Survivor On The Jury

124 4 Jun TINY DANCER SASHAYS AWAY

126 3 Jun Q+A Sunday 4 June

128 28 May Survivor New Zealand - No Room For Nice Girls

130 26 May New Zealand loves Shortland Street

132 21 May SPOILERS – Survivor New Zealand Third Elimination

134 13 May Q + A - Sunday May 14

136 7 May Survivor Superfan Sent Packing

138 29 Apr Q + A - Sunday April 30

140 22 Apr Q + A - Sunday April 23

142 13 Apr Nigel Latta and John Campbell to host TVNZ\'s What Next?

144 1 Apr Q + A - Sunday April 2nd

146 18 Mar Q + A - Sunday March 19

148 11 Jan Matt McLean joins Breakfast

150 3 Dec Q + A - Sunday December 4

152 19 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 20

154 5 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 6

156 22 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 23

158 8 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 9

160 29 Sep PETE EVANS AND MANU FEILDEL TO HOST NEW SERIES OF MKR NZ

162 24 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 25

164 10 Sep Q+A Sunday 11th September

166 2 Sep TVNZ completes building refurbishment

168 27 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 28

170 18 Aug Hilary and Jack join TV ONE’s Breakfast

172 11 Aug TVNZ Kicks Off Paralympics Campaign

174 1 Aug Three All-Rounders Deliver Short & Wide

176 24 Jul Hawkes Bay teacher takes the Mastermind throne

178 16 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 17

180 2 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 3

182 25 Jun Q + A - Sunday June 26

184 11 Jun Q + A - Sunday June 12

186 28 May Q + A - Sunday May 29

188 16 May Survivor New Zealand host announced

190 13 May TVNZ appoints interim Australian ad reps

192 7 May Q + A - Sunday May 8

194 23 Apr Q + A - Sunday April 24

196 19 Apr WOTTON FAMILY COME OUT ON TOP ON OUR FIRST HOME

198 18 Apr OUR FIRST HOME’S WOTTON FAMILY PIP ROUGHANS TO THE POST

200 9 Apr Q + A - Sunday April 9

202 2 Apr Q + A - Sunday April 3

204 26 Mar Q + A - Sunday March 27

206 12 Mar Q + A - Sunday March 13

208 7 Mar TVNZ OnDemand Hits One Million Milestone

210 2 Mar You\'re Back In The Room

212 24 Feb SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND IS COMING TO TV2

214 7 Feb DIRTY LAUNDRY CAST ANNOUNCED

216 22 Jan TVNZ to launch new male-skewed entertainment channel

218 15 Dec Ultimate Gatecrashers Take The MKR Title And $100,000

220 8 Dec Playing it Safe Costs Hawkes Bay Couple Spot in Grand Final

222 1 Dec OTAGO AND PALMY NEXT TO GO ON MKR NZ

224 26 Nov TVNZ to screen Super Bowl 50 LIVE on TV ONE

226 21 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 22

228 14 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 15

230 7 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 8

232 26 Oct First Elimination of MKR NZ 2015 (SPOILER ALERT)

234 23 Oct Start your engines; Formula E is racing in to TVNZ

236 10 Oct Q+A - Sunday October 11

238 26 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 27

240 18 Sep Nadine Chalmers-Ross to host Breakfast

242 12 Sep Q+A - Sunday September 13

244 9 Sep Media Release: TVNZ bringing the AFL to Kiwi homes

246 29 Aug Q+A - Sunday August 30

248 22 Aug Q+A - Sunday August 23

250 8 Aug Q+A - Sunday August 9

1 18 Jun SHOCK ELIMINATION SEES HEARTBREAK ISLAND COUPLE BLINDSIDED

3 17 Jun TWO NEW SINGLES HEADED FOR HEARTBREAK ISLAND

5 13 Jun HEARTBREAK ISLAND WAVES GOODBYE TO ITS FIRST COUPLE

7 9 Jun Q + A - Sunday June 10

9 2 Jun Q +A - Sunday June 3

11 30 May TVNZ GETS FUN AND FLIRTY WITH HEARTBREAK ISLAND TITLE SEQUENCE

13 26 May HEIHEI GOES LIVE – BIGGEST INVESTMENT IN CHILDREN’S CONTENT TO DATE

15 21 May TVNZ SETS HEARTS RACING WITH HEARTBREAK ISLAND PROMO

17 20 May 16 SEXY SINGLES REVEALED FOR TVNZ’S HEARTBREAK ISLAND

19 18 May Heartbreak Island hooks up with Durex and KFC

21 13 May SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND: Khangkhaw burns a Wildcard

23 10 May Coronation Street jumps ahead in primetime on TVNZ

25 6 May THE BAD SEED CASTING LINE-UP REVEALED

27 29 Apr SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND: CHANI MUM SENT PACKING

29 22 Apr FIRST TO WIN AND FIRST OUT, THE SURPRISE BLINDSIDE JOSEFIEN DIDN’T SEE COMING

31 21 Apr Q + A - Sunday April 22

33 14 Apr 2018 Commonwealth Games Weekend Highlights - April 14 & 15

35 12 Apr 2018 Commonwealth Games Highlights Day 8 - April 12

37 11 Apr 2018 Commonwealth Games Highlights Day 7 - April 11

39 10 Apr 2018 Commonwealth Games Highlights Day 6 - April 10

41 7 Apr 2018 Commonwealth Games Weekend Highlights - April 7 and 8

43 5 Apr Mind Over Money With Nigel Latta gets personal for season two

45 29 Mar Appliance Shed Thai in for all new Survivor New Zealand

47 17 Mar Q + A - Sunday March 18

49 3 Mar Q + A - Sunday March 4

51 28 Feb TVNZ announces Gloriavale: The Return

53 19 Feb Jessica Mutch named as TVNZ’s new political editor

55 31 Jan Jeremy Wells and Hilary Barry to present Seven Sharp

57 17 Jan Project Runway New Zealand Casting Call Announcement

59 8 Dec Q + A - 10 December 2017

61 2 Dec Q + A - Sunday December 3

63 27 Nov TEAM WANAKA CROWNED MKR NZ CHAMPIONS

65 22 Nov TVNZ renews Formula E deal

67 13 Nov ELIMINATION 3 - MKR NZ\'S BROMANCE THIRD TO LEAVE THE COMPETITION

69 6 Nov ELIMINATION 2 - MKR NZ\'S ROTORUA BESTIES SENT PACKING

71 30 Oct ELIMINATION 1 - MKR NZ\'S youngest team sent packing in first elimination

73 21 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 22

75 17 Oct Scandi-New Zealand crime drama in the works

77 9 Oct FIRST TWO CASTAWAYS ANNOUNCED FOR SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND SEASON 2

79 2 Oct My Kitchen Rules New Zealand back in 2018!

81 30 Sep Q + A - Sunday October 1

83 27 Sep Showcase 2017

85 21 Sep Final debate

87 16 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 17

89 9 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 10

91 7 Sep Para Sport Broadcast Deal

93 3 Sep Survivor New Zealand Back for Season Two

95 1 Sep Leaders Debate viewership

97 19 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 20

99 10 Aug 1 NEWS Vote 17

101 4 Aug ALL NEW WILL & GRACE COMING TO TVNZ AS PART OF NBCUNIVERSAL DEAL

103 22 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 23

105 8 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 9

107 5 Jul And The First Ever Winner of Survivor New Zealand is….

109 4 Jul Looking for love? Apply now for First Dates New Zealand!

111 3 Jul New Blood Web Series Winner Announced

113 2 Jul Q+A Sunday 2 July

115 24 Jun Q+A Sunday 25 June

117 15 Jun Plan A or Plan B? A path is chosen in the season finale of What Next?

119 13 Jun The future of New Zealand\'s economy is discussed in What Next?

121 11 Jun New Zealand discusses the future of technology in What Next?

123 10 Jun Q+A Sunday 11 June

125 4 Jun TVNZ ANNOUNCE SURVIVOR NEW ZEALAND LIVE FINAL

127 1 Jun Cast your vote for TVNZ’s newest web series

129 27 May Q + A - Sunday May 28

131 22 May Survivor\'s Shock Evacuation

133 14 May Second Survivor Eliminated from Survivor New Zealand

135 12 May What Next? Have your say on New Zealand\'s future

137 6 May Q + A - Sunday May 7

139 27 Apr Survivor New Zealand Contestants Announced

141 15 Apr Q + A -Sunday April 16

143 8 Apr Q + A -Sunday April 9

145 25 Mar Q + A - Sunday March 26

147 16 Jan TVNZ New Blood Web Series Opens

149 10 Dec Q + A - Sunday December 11

151 26 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 27

153 12 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 13

155 29 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 30

157 15 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 16

159 1 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 2

161 29 Sep TVNZ 2017: new content, new blood, new thinking

163 17 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 18

165 3 Sep Q+A Sunday 4th September

167 2 Sep TV ONE\'s Sunday Theatre brings key Kiwi moments to life

169 20 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 21

171 13 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 14

173 6 Aug Q + A - Sunday August 7

175 30 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 31

177 23 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 24

179 9 Jul Q + A - Sunday July 10

181 1 Jul Carolyn Robinson joins Seven Sharp

183 18 Jun Q + A - Sunday June 19

185 4 Jun Q + A - Sunday June 5

187 21 May Q + A - Sunday May 22

189 14 May Q + A - Sunday May 15

191 9 May NZ newsrooms work together on Panama Papers investigation

193 30 Apr Q + A - Sunday May 1

195 20 Apr APRC - DUKE announce

197 18 Apr AMENDMENT - OUR FIRST HOME’S WOTTON FAMILY PIP ROUGHANS TO THE POST

199 17 Apr SOLD! SUCCESS AT AUCTION FOR OUR FIRST HOME’S WOTTON FAMILY

201 6 Apr Ready for Rio: most extensive free-to-air broadcast coverage of a Paralympic Games on its way

203 29 Mar PROPERTIES FROM TV ONE’S OUR FIRST HOME HIT THE MARKET

205 19 Mar Q + A - Sunday March 20

207 9 Mar SINGLE AND READY TO MINGLE? INTERNATIONAL HIT, FIRST DATES COMES TO TV2

209 3 Mar ONE News launches Kiwimeter

211 1 Mar DUKE SCORES LIVE NBA GAMES

213 18 Feb First look: New Zealand’s newest online and free to view entertainment destination

215 24 Jan OUR FIRST HOME RETURNS TO TV ONE - BUT THIS TIME, THE KIDS ARE IN CHARGE!

217 22 Dec The X-Files, The Simpsons and Family Guy are all coming to TV2 in 2016

219 14 Dec Tofu Tragedy Sends Mighty Waikato Packing

221 7 Dec Consistent Canterbury Couple Eliminated For Yet Another Lamb Let Down

223 28 Nov Q + A - Sunday November 29

225 23 Nov GOODBYE TO MKR NZ\'S MANAWATU SISTERS AND AUCKLAND GATECRASHERS

227 16 Nov MKR NZ Frontrunners Sent Home in a Shocking Elimination

229 10 Nov City Sisters Sent Packing

231 31 Oct Q + A - Sunday November 1

233 24 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 25

235 17 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 18

237 3 Oct Q + A - Sunday October 4

239 19 Sep Q + A - Sunday September 20

241 16 Sep TVNZ 2016 - Best of Local, Best of Global

243 11 Sep Home for Christmas: Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park returns to TVNZ

245 5 Sep Q+A - Sunday September 6

247 27 Aug Media Release: TVNZ bringing live PGA, LPGA and European Tour golf to Freeview this Friday.

249 15 Aug Q+A - Sunday August 16

251 1 Aug Q+A - Sunday August 2