The Real Pod

Television
Jan 24, 2020

The Real Pod: New year, new decade, same old pod

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the summer in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Dec 26, 2019

The Real Pod: In which Trev is the icing on the cake

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Dec 25, 2019

The Real Pod's bumper reality TV quiz of the year

Think you know your Lings from your Zings and your Fleischels from your Brettschneiders? Take The Real Pod's reality TV quiz and prove it. 

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Television
Dec 13, 2019

The Real Pod: Colin Mathura-Jeffree tells us the story of the decade

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Decade in Review
Dec 11, 2019

10 New Zealand celebrities that defined the decade

Our pop culture superfans at The Real Pod look back at the local celebrities who defined the last decade in Aotearoa.

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Television
Dec 5, 2019

The Real Pod: In which the bread is dead and the top sheets divide us

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Nov 29, 2019

The Real Pod: In which we pray to the towering Bake Off pastry nun

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Nov 21, 2019

The Real Pod: Terrifying cakes and the worst episode of NZNTM yet

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Nov 16, 2019

The Real Pod EXTRA: A chat with the winners of My Restaurant Rules NZ

In this special episode of The Real Pod, brought to you by Nando’s, we chat to the champions of My Restaurant Rules NZ 2019.

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Television
Nov 14, 2019

The Real Pod: But first, let me take a selfie (biscuit)

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Nov 9, 2019

The Real Pod: The Great Kiwi Bake Off and the truth about toilet plume

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Nov 1, 2019

The Real Pod: In which gods cry for the end of My Restaurant Rules NZ

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Oct 25, 2019

The Real Pod: Fantastico food and big media moves

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Oct 17, 2019

10 incredible things about the first episode of New Zealand’s Next Top Model

To celebrate 10 years since the start of New Zealand’s Next Top Model, our reality TV podcast The Real Pod is going to recap it week by week.

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Television
Oct 11, 2019

The Real Pod: On MAFSNZ, Drag Race UK and the unhinged glory of My Restaurant Rules

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Oct 4, 2019

The Real Pod: MAFSNZ is hell and My Restaurant Rules NZ is heaven

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Sep 29, 2019

The Real Pod: Celebrity Treasure Island ends and MAFSNZ kicks off

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Sep 20, 2019

The Real Pod: Trouble in MAFSNZ paradise and the truth about Nessie

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Sep 10, 2019

We went undercover to a Married at First Sight NZ wedding

What is it like to crash a Married at First Sight NZ wedding? Two brave reality TV fans went to Swanson to find out. 

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Television
Sep 5, 2019

The Real Pod: Celebrity Treasure Island has gone full Lord of the Flies

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Aug 31, 2019

The Real Pod: Sam Wallace is reality TV’s consummate fool

The Real Pod team assemble to discuss the brilliant Celebrity Treasure Island, The Block's descent and worrying signs for the upcoming season of Married at First Sight NZ. It's the show …

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Television
Aug 23, 2019

The Real Pod: In which Celebrity Treasure Island takes the biscuit

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Podcasts
Aug 15, 2019

The Real Pod: Can we do-over all of The Block NZ?

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Aug 9, 2019

The Real Pod: So you wanna be a Block Star?

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Jul 25, 2019

The Real Pod: Mourning the death of Love Island NZ

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Jul 18, 2019

The Real Pod: Mercury is in retrograde, just ask The Block NZ

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in reality television and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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