Back Benchers

back_benchesBack Benches will make its return to New Zealand screens next month.

The political discussion series will come back in its new home on Prime on Wednesday, April 10 at 10.30pm.

Where else in the world would you find politicians brave enough to put themselves on camera in front of a live pub audience to debate the political issues facing their constituents? Only in New Zealand.

Like the iconic Backbencher pub where it is filmed, New Zealand’s unique political programme, Back Benches, rises from the ashes to return to Prime Television. Back Benches is a perfect brew of politicians, a live and lively audience and hosts Wallace Chapman & Damian Christie. Continue reading »