Every crew member on Star Trek, ranked

For decades fans have argued over the best Star Trek captain. No longer. Today we present the definitive ranking of every main crewmember aboard a televised Federation starship (or space station).

Laura Daniel is committing to the bit

Sometimes it’s a joke. Sometimes it’s a zombie reality show. And sometimes it’s a ten week celebrity dancing competition.

The Real Pod: The fiery return of Gizzy Hard to The Block NZ

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

The Handmaid’s Tale recap: Beating around the dystopian bush

It was another wacky week in our favourite dystopia, with some walking, some dancing and a whole lot of shouting. Tara Ward recaps the latest episode of The Handmaid’s Tale.

Television Archive

Throwback Thursday: Remembering the very strange Nad’s infomercials

Lucy Zee looks back on the late-nineties, early-aughts infomercial craze that was... Nad's It wasn't wax, it wasn't cream, so what the hell was it?

Stu and Amy are back on the Block NZ and everyone is shook

In a surprise twist that left everyone stunned, Stu and Amy returned to The Block NZ this week. But are they here to stay, and if not, who should replace them? Tara Ward has some ideas.

What’s new on Netflix NZ and every other streaming service in July

What're you going to be watching throughout July? The Spinoff rounds up everything that's coming to Netflix, Lightbox, Neon, Amazon Prime and TVNZ on Demand this month.

Trinity the Tuck on Caitlyn Jenner and starring in Taylor Swift’s new video

Ahead of taking the stage for Dragfest in Auckland, RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars winner Trinity the Tuck spills the tea on All Stars, Caitlyn Jenner, and the truth behind Taylor Swift's new music video.

The Real Pod: The walls come down as the wheels come off The Block NZ

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

The Handmaid’s Tale recap: Handmaid June goes to Washington

Aunt Lydia's pumped, Fred's pumped, we're all pumped for this week's episode of The Handmaid's Tale. Tara Ward recaps episode six of season three.

Review: The Feijoa Club is homegrown greatness for kids and adults alike

The Feijoa Club is a new Kiwi children’s comedy that launched on Hei Hei this week. Tara Ward checked it out, and reckons it’s one of the best home-grown shows to hit our screens in a long time.

And the stars of Celebrity Treasure Island 2019 are…

Alex Casey breaks down the full line-up for Celebrity Treasure Island 2019, including two weather presenters and a mandatory Lana.

Aesha Scott: the New Zealander making waves on Below Deck Mediterranean

A year after Kiwi Ross Inia rocked the boat on Below Deck, another Kiwi comes down the gangplank. Dominic Corry interviews Aesha Scott about her stint on the spinoff Below Deck Mediterranean.

The Handmaid’s Tale recap: She’s not the woman you remember

Serena takes a quick trip to Canada, June discovers the power of a mixtape and Fred has another dumb idea.

The Real Pod: When the dance floor closes, a firehouse door opens

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

A definitive list of fireable offences over 15 seasons of Grey’s Anatomy

After 15 seasons, pretty much every doctor on Grey's Anatomy should be fired or in jail.