It can be easy to overlook the treasures in your own backyard, writes Richard Davison. Big Pacific aims to shift your perspective with its new Dunedin-produced five-part series.
Location shooting will begin on the West Coast early next year for the television adaptation of Eleanor Catton's Booker Prize-winning novel The Luminaries.
HBO's hit Emmy-winning drama 'Game of Thrones' will debut its eighth and final season starting in April, the network announced in a trailer released online.
Spark has bolstered its sports lineup by winning three-year exclusive rights to the Formula 1 World Championship, Formula 2 champs, GP3 Series and the 2019 Porsche Super Cup Series.
State broadcaster TVNZ may charge Kiwis for TV shows on its website next year, chief executive Kevin Kenrick says.
One of TV's best-known families has returned without its matriarch, as the character of feisty Roseanne Conner was killed off through an accidental opioid overdose.
A computing and communications academic warns that live streaming music, films and information via the Internet is harming the environment.
Jono Pryor and Ben Boyce have announced their comedy series Jono and Ben is coming to an end after seven years on the air.
John Benjamin has appeared on the BBC hit show Antiques Roadshow for 25 years valuing jewellery. He tells Rebecca Fox that jewellery brings out all sorts of emotions in people.
Alan Alda, the M*A*S*H TV star with a long career on stage and screen, is to receive the annual lifetime achievement award from the Screen Actors Guild.
Some big names from the silver screen have been revealed for the BBC adaptation of Eleanor Catton's award-winning novel The Luminaries, set largely in goldrush Hokitika.
Some 8% of the population, or 300,000 Kiwis, are watching pirated versions of sports events, according to a survey commissioned by Sky TV, while 10% regularly watch pirated movies and TV.
A US judge has denied a request by prosecutors to allow additional women who have accused comedian Bill Cosby of sexual misconduct to tell their stories at his sentencing hearing.
"Game of Thrones" and "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" won the top prizes at the Emmy awards on a night of upsets for the highest honors in television and a triumph for streaming services.
Hollywood's top TV talent stepped out in bright yellow and sparkling white gowns, jumpsuits and tuxedo jackets that complemented a gold carpet as they arrived for a too-close-to-call Emmys race.
US celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, who committed suicide in June at age 61, posthumously earned a pair of Emmy Awards for his work on the popular CNN food-and-travel show he hosted, 'Parts Unknown.'
1 News reporter Barbara Dreaver has been released by Nauru authorities after being detained earlier today.
I would give anything to run in the rain again and smile with my dear friend Greg Boyed, writes Rachel Grunwell.