Most watched

  1. One News: 615,880 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Shortland Street: 468,910 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 443,770 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: 400,870 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 9:10pm)
  5. The Block NZ: 311,370 (TV3, 7:35pm – 8:40pm)

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Modern Day Hippies, Neena and Belinda have been crowned NZ’s first ever MKR NZ champions after defeating Polynesian Cooks, Aaron and Heather in last night’s emotionally charged grand final.

It was a battle of epic portions from start to finish, with both teams battling the clock to deliver five courses to Ben Bayly, Gareth Stewart, the MKR Tasting Panel, as well as former contestants, family and friends.

Neena and Belinda’s Dandelion restaurant menu showcased their fondness for healthy food. Their marinated scallops and zucchini flower dish had mixed reviews, while their salmon was a highlight, their lamb cooked to perfection and dessert an absolute treat. Continue reading »

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Readers are invited to share their own thoughts and observations on television in New Zealand as we attempt to crowd source all the details around what is happening in the industry and beyond.

This includes, but is not limited to, breaking news, bloopers from live TV and anything a television personality posts on social media that might be of interest to other readers.

To participate, just add your comments below. Alternatively, you can always use the Tip Line.

Here’s the list of TV people with birthday’s today. Continue reading »

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Julian is big trouble, Dallas is a liar, and Rachel is through with Chris. Continue reading »

Who is going to be crowned the first winners of MKRNZ tonight? Aaron & Heather or Neena & Belinda?


The new kids’ series Gortimer Gibbon’s Life on Normal Street from Amazon

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. Sons Of Anarchy: 52380 (TV3, 9:35pm – 10:50pm)
  2. The Blacklist: 50640 (TV3, 8:40pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Unforgettable: 41620 (TV ONE, 9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  4. The Mentalist: 36120 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  5. The Block NZ: 26240 (TV3, 7:35pm – 8:40pm) Continue reading »