TVNZ has confirmed it has signed a deal to bring hit Aussie soap Home and Away back to TV2 screens.
Jeff Latch, TVNZ’s Head of TV ONE and TV2, says: “We’re delighted to welcome back Home and Away to TV2.”
“Loyal fans can be reassured that we’ll give Home and Away a great weeknight timeslot, with catch-up episodes planned for the weekend. And with TVNZ Ondemand, Home and Away fans will enjoy an even greater range of viewing choices for getting their Summer Bay fix.”
Andrew Shaw, TVNZ’s General Manager Acquisitions, Production and Commissioning, says, “With this deal, TVNZ now offers viewers the best of much-loved Kiwi, Aussie and British soaps, with Home and Away joining Shortland Street and Neighbours on TV2 and Coronation Street on TV ONE.”
TVNZ will release schedule details for Home and Away in the near future.
Home and Away is a Seven Network Production and distributed in New Zealand by Endemol.