Who are the men vying for the heart of The Bachelorette NZ?

With less than two weeks until the premiere of The Bachelorette NZ, Alex Casey runs through the full list of male suitors. 

Finally, a cricket game we can all relate to

If the rugby players look like garbage out there on the field – well, that’s us too.

Emily Writes: Introducing the boys of The Bachelorette NZ!

Emily Writes got to meet the contestants in the new Bachelorette NZ show, and boy were their teeth shiny.

You keep us hanging on: Celebrating the best-ever Shortland Street cliffhangers

Tara Ward pens a tribute to the one constant in New Zealand television: The Shortland Street Christmas cliffhanger.  

Television Archive

What TV looked like in the year 2000

In the year 2000 there was no Netflix or Amazon Prime or On Demand; the 'too much TV' era was still years in the future. So what did we watch instead?

Emily Writes: Help, I can’t stop watching bonkers new Jason Momoa show See

The new Apple TV+ fantasy series is utterly nonsensical and suffers from a severe lack of sexiness. Still, Emily Writes can't quit it.

Here’s all the great TV you’ll be watching in 2020

Another year, another avalanche of television to keep track of. Sam Brooks rounds up all the shows you'll want to watch this year – new, returning, and local.

The Casketeers on TV fame, eco burials and asparagus rolls

Season three of TVNZ's The Casketeers starts tonight, and Kaiora and Francis Tipene are back to show the reality of working with death.

All the things in David Attenborough’s new series that will make you cry

The gentle godfather of nature returns in Seven Worlds: One Planet on TVNZ 1 tonight, and you best have your tissues at the ready. 

A definitive list of all the dumb shit that happened on Glee

Summer reissue: Ten years on from its first episode, Sam Brooks revisits all the wild, dumb, and plain terrible things that happened on Glee.

The mystery of Jamie Fraser’s wig: a special Outlander investigation

Starz released a promo photo for Season 5 of Outlander, and the world shifted on its axis. And finally, Jamie Fraser’s wig is actually perfect, writes Tara Ward.

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

The Spinoff rounds up everything that’s coming to streaming services this month, including Netflix, Lightbox, Disney+, Apple TV, Neon, Amazon Prime and TVNZ OnDemand.

How we found the lost Flight of the Conchords tapes

It's the rejection that fueled a comedy legend: the failed TVNZ Flight of the Conchords pilot. Paul Horan writes about his hunt to unearth it.

What Netflix movie Falling Inn Love gets right and wrong about New Zealand

With Falling Inn Love, New Zealand gets its very own Netflix romcom – so how accurate is its depiction of small town NZ? Sam Brooks investigates.

Review: Netflix’s You returns for an irresistibly pulpy second season

Sam Brooks reviews the second season of You, the surprise Netflix hit of 2018 that made toxic masculinity fun and watchable, and it finally finds the depth to earn that fun.

What is the best New Zealand jingle of all time?

Alex Casey goes down a YouTube rabbit hole to try and find the best New Zealand advertising jingle ever created.