New Zealand Television Awards

Last night, Four broadcast the annual New Zealand Music Awards. It was unsurprising. I mean, how could it be when the nominees for international achievement included Lorde.

I am so thankful that we still have the Tui’s broadcast on TV. It’s a true celebration of an industry that is wonderfully accessible to the public. There are big stars and plenty of wannabes, but it’s a celebration none-the-less.

I recall a few years ago at the New Zealand Television Awards where Oliver Driver and Andrew Shaw commented about how good it was to be able to celebrate actually having an awards ceremony and a bit of a party.  Sadly that is no more.

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