Best Bits

Missing Best Bits? Here's all the times Vaughan took the piss out of Jesse about his time at Seven Sharp..

Posted by Best Bits on Thursday, May 28, 2015

Mike Hosking called out Best Bits on his show. Here’s Jesse’s response.

Posted by Best Bits on Wednesday, April 29, 2015


There will be lots to laugh about next year with two new and three returning television comedy series funded by NZ On Air.

In its latest funding decisions, NZ On Air has committed support for a new sketch comedy series that will give local female comedians a platform. Funny Girls will be written by and predominantly feature women. Made by Mediaworks it will screen on TV3. Continue reading »

Series 3 of Best Bits has just been confirmed!!! Here’s one of our favourite clips from last year to celebrate. Hooray!

Whether you’re a channel surfer looking for something to watch or someone who leaves your TV on one channel for the entire evening, here are our thoughts on what we think might be worth checking out this evening.

Must Watch:

American Idol (Prime, 7:30pm)
To be honest, I haven’t been paying too much deliberate attention to American Idol this season but I’ve heard from number of people that this season has been one of the better ones in a while.  With the show down to the top 5, now is probably as good a time to check it out. Continue reading »

Jesse MulliganI guess it was only a matter of time…

Seven Sharp co-presenter Jesse Mulligan is to leave the show, he announced on air tonight.

Mulligan has been a co-presenter since the programme started in February, 2013, and recently took on the role as host of the TV ONE weekly comedy Best Bits.

In a statement he said he’d “had a ridiculously good time making Seven Sharp”. However, he said it was time to get back to his comedy roots.

“Hosting Best Bits has reminded me how much fun a live audience can be, and I leave Seven Sharp very confident that the brilliant Mike and Toni will continue taking the show from strength to strength,” he said.

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TVNZ are really pushing the new season of Best Bits:

Will you be tuning in?

New host, co-hosts and set.