Wallace Chapman has confirmed that Prime TV will pick up Back Benches if the funding is given the go-ahead.
Host Chapman said in a Facebook post that prime will take on the TVNZ7 political series if NZ on Air gives it the greenlight.
Chapman said: “Well, Prime TV all go for picking up Back Benches. Hear in mid August if NZonAir ‘greenlights’ it. Question is..how are those Backbencher pub renovations going…!”