Sam Brooks

Sam Brooks

Staff Feature Writer

Sam Brooks is a playwright, journalist and critic. Email him on sam@thespinoff.co.nz

What is New Zealand watching on Netflix, and for the love of all that is streaming, why are we watching it? (Image: Tina Tiller)

What New Zealand does and doesn’t watch on Netflix

Netflix has released a treasure trove of information on its most popular shows and films worldwide. We scoured the data to see what New Zealand is watching.
Zoë Robins, the New Zealand actor who stars as Nynaeve in Amazon’s new series The Wheel of Time. (Photo: Amazon Prime Video, Getty; Image Design: Tina Tiller)

The Wheel of Time’s Zoë Robins was already a star

Three years ago, the young New Zealand actor won a lead role in the hugely anticipated adaption of one fantasy literature's most famous series. We talk to her on the eve of its debut.