The Real Pod

Television
Jul 18, 2018

The Real Pod: The Block NZ experiences a dramatic solar flare

The Real Pod assembles to dissect the week in New Zealand pop culture and real life, with special thanks to Nando’s.

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Television
Dec 19, 2017

The Real Pod: In which Matilda Rice drops by for Christmas

In an unprecedented Christmas miracle, The Real Pod is joined by ex-Bachelorette and bona fide celebrity Matilda Rice, with special thanks to Nando's.

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Television
Dec 12, 2017

The Real Pod: Holy Si Barnett, Dancing With the Stars is back?!?

The Real Pod assembles in The Spinoff boardroom of dreams to dissect the week in New Zealand pop culture, thanks to Nando's.

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Television
Dec 5, 2017

The Real Pod: Praise the chicken gods, we finally got sponsored!

This week Jane, Duncan and Alex bask in the glory of their new sponsors at Nando's and relive an incredible night at the New Zealand TV awards. 

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Television
Nov 28, 2017

The Real Pod: an apology to Polly and Grant and a lament for the Champagne Lady

What's Anne up to? How about Max Key? Listen to find out or just to laugh with these wacky sods.

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Television
Nov 21, 2017

The Real Pod: In which life goes on after Married at First Sight NZ

Free from the shackles of Married at First Sight NZ, The Real Pod gang talk mostly about Married at First Sight NZ, with a touch of Bachelor news and the triumphant return of Max Key Corner. 

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Television
Nov 13, 2017

The Real Pod: Our Married at First Sight NZ journey comes to an end

Jane Yee, Duncan Greive and Alex Casey drink the last of the Waiheke wines and toast the final episodes of Married at First Sight NZ for 2017.  

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Television
Nov 6, 2017

The Real Pod: The real experts* weigh in on the MAFSNZ carnage

How is Married at First Sight NZ getting better and worse at the same time? Jane Yee, Duncan Greive and Alex Casey hit the therapist's couch to find out. 

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Television
Oct 30, 2017

The Real Pod: Another Married at First Sight NZ couple gets flushed away

The Real Pod team are back together to talk about the important stuff, namely poo and poo-adjacent topics.

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Television
Oct 23, 2017

The Real Pod: A Married at First Sight cocktail of Fluffy tears and moisturiser

Despite having relatively dry skin and therefore dry lives, The Real Pod team still assemble to talk about a scandalous week four on Married at First Sight NZ. 

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Television
Oct 17, 2017

The Real Pod: The Married at First Sight NZ honeymoon is over

The Real Pod team assemble to talk about the haphazard honeymoons of Married at First Sight NZ. 

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Television
Oct 6, 2017

The Real Pod: We are head over heels for Married at First Sight NZ

The Real Pod team finally assemble to gush over the debut week of Married at First Sight NZ, house-pigs and all.

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Television
Sep 28, 2017

The Real Pod: Should Max Key enter his merch in Project Runway NZ?

The Real Pod team assemble in the boardroom of dreams to talk reality TV and real life in New Zealand, including the return of MKRNZ, Art and Matilda's new cats and TVNZ's new season announcements. 

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Television
Sep 19, 2017

The Real Pod: Art and Matilda are engaged and we are not going to be chill about it

The Real Pod team assemble in the boardroom of dreams to talk reality TV and real life in New Zealand, including The Block disaster, Max Key's new merch and the engagement of the King and Queen of New Zealand television. 

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Television
Sep 12, 2017

The Real Pod: Johnny Depp, Cobb & Co and the great Mike Hosking mystery

The Real Pod team assemble in the board room of dreams to talk reality TV and real life in New Zealand, including a great week for lookalikes and a scary new addition to the KFC menu. 

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Television
Sep 5, 2017

The Real Pod: Paleo Pete was right about the pooing

The good news is that The Real Pod team are back to talk some guff about reality TV and real life in New Zealand. The better news is that Mayor Phil Goff is listening (?). 

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Television
Aug 29, 2017

The Real Pod: The Block is on the up and plastic bags are on the out

The good news is that The Real Pod team are back to talk some guff about reality TV and real life in New Zealand. The bad news is that there's still a pile of rubbish outside Jane's house. 

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Television
Aug 25, 2017

The Real Pod: We went to see Matilda in the same room as Matilda

The Real Pod team assemble back in the boardroom of dreams to tackle musicals, social media stars and rubbish bin woes. 

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Television
Aug 16, 2017

The Real Pod: Sailing the seven seas of gossip on a sinking pirate ship

The Real Pod team smash 1000 coffees to discuss Miss Universe NZ, The Block's resurgence and our producer Mad's brush with death. Plus: an exciting new Mike Puru segment. 

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Television
Aug 8, 2017

The Real Pod: Mark Richardson did a poo off a jet ski

The Real Pod team are back together to discuss the shambles that is Mark Richardson, mermaid costumes, and getting drunk with Hilary Barry.

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Television
Jul 27, 2017

The Real Pod: Matilda Rice would definitely lose to Brodie Kane in a Fight for Life

With some literal last minute planning, Duncan Greive and Jane Yee are once again joined by producer Madeleine Chapman for a slightly delayed episode of the Real Pod.

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Television
Jul 21, 2017

The Real Pod: Loving romance and loving love with Sam Cable from The Block NZ

Jane Yee and Duncan Greive are joined by a very special guest, Sam Cable, one of last year's winners of The Block NZ and a man with at least $200,000 sitting in his bank account.

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Television
Jul 12, 2017

Real Pod #21: ploughing through Survivor NZ and a whole lotta Shapes

Jane Yee, Duncan Greive and special guest Mad Chapman gather around Jane's table to talk about the latest happenings in New Zealand television and real life in New Zealand feat. Survivor correspondent Joseph Harper.

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Television
Jul 7, 2017

The Real Pod: Colonoscopy special + the unquenchable fury of a TV hack scorned

The Real Pod returns, late but not never, with a lot of bum talk and a similar amount of trash talk.

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Television
Jun 28, 2017

The Real Pod: The Block is back, Bill English has Snapchat and Si still won’t give up

Jane Yee, Duncan Greive and Alex Casey gather around a pile of cheesy Lotatoes to talk about the latest happenings in New Zealand television and real life in New Zealand.

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Podcasts
Jun 21, 2017

The Real Pod: Si & Gary’s heartbreak, clairvoyant news and the latest confectionery outrage

The Alex returns from Wellington and she brings sweet, tangy gossip

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Television
Jun 14, 2017

The Real Pod: is NZ Survivor actually any good? What about Nigel Latta?

Jane Yee, Duncan Greive and special guest Joseph Harper gather around the oval table to talk about the latest happenings in New Zealand television and real life in New Zealand.

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