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    TVNZ will play new Doctor Who season - 22 years after show last screened there

    TVNZ will play new Doctor Who season - 22 years after show last screened there


    The brand new season of Doctor Who, starring the first ever female incarnation of the infamous Time Lord will play on TVNZ, the broadcaster confirmed...

    The brand new season of Doctor Who, starring the first ever female incarnation of the infamous Time Lord will play on TVNZ, the broadcaster confirmed tonight.
    Howards End: Hayley Atwell recalls her baptism of fire

    Howards End: Hayley Atwell recalls her baptism of fire


    When actress Hayley Atwell was nine years old, she walked through fire. Literally. In fact, she padded across the coals six times. It was a personal dare — her parents had done it before her. Atwell is still walking on fire, though now it's...

    When actress Hayley Atwell was nine years old, she walked through fire. Literally.

    In fact, she padded across the coals six times. It was a personal dare — her parents had done it before her.

    Atwell is still walking on fire, though now it's the igneous path of showbusiness that she trods. And for Atwell, it's another challenge well met.

    The daughter of a British mother and an American father, her parents met at a Dale Carnegie workshop, she explains.
    Stranger Things Season 3 gets a goofy, retro teaser showing new cast member Maya Hawke

    Stranger Things Season 3 gets a goofy, retro teaser showing new cast member Maya Hawke


    Things in Hawkins, Indiana are totally, completely, 100 per cent fine. At least, for now. Netflix released a fun, retro teaser for the third season of supernatural sensation Stranger Things, in the form of an '80s-style commercial for Hawkins' new...

    Things in Hawkins, Indiana are totally, completely, 100 per cent fine. At least, for now.

    Netflix released a fun, retro teaser for the third season of supernatural sensation Stranger Things, in the form of an '80s-style commercial for Hawkins' new Starcourt Mall.
    The Block NZ: Chlo Hes saved from choking by rival team

    The Block NZ: Chlo Hes saved from choking by rival team


    The Block NZ contestant Chlo Hes faced a medical emergency on the set of the reality building show after choking on a piece of carrot while the cameras were...

    The Block NZ contestant Chlo Hes faced a medical emergency on the set of the reality building show after choking on a piece of carrot while the cameras were rolling.
    Project Runway NZ: 'Inspirational' Kiwi designer 'gutted' to miss out on reality show

    Project Runway NZ: 'Inspirational' Kiwi designer 'gutted' to miss out on reality show


    Sophia Lee is cursing the timing of a locally made version of Project Runway. A fan from the very beginning of the US reality series which sees fashion designers taking on a variety of challenges in the hope of winning of both prizes and valuable public...

    Sophia Lee is cursing the timing of a locally made version of Project Runway.

    A fan from the very beginning of the US reality series which sees fashion designers taking on a variety of challenges in the hope of winning of both prizes and valuable public exposure, the Christchurch-based lingerie and burlesque-outfit designer is "gutted" that her "personal circumstances" have seemingly cost her a place in the inaugural New Zealand season.

    Despite having only recently given birth to her second child Jack late last year, the Living Dolls label owner and designer thought she just had to have a go at trying to get on the show she's been watching "religiously" since it first screened here in 2005.
    Netflix adaptation of much-loved Dutch novel The Letter for the King to film in New Zealand

    Netflix adaptation of much-loved Dutch novel The Letter for the King to film in New Zealand


    A Netflix series based on a much-loved Dutch book will be filmed in New Zealand later this year. The global streaming service has announced that it has greenlit an English-language adaptation of Tonke Dragt's coming-of-age medieval adventure The Letter...

    A Netflix series based on a much-loved Dutch book will be filmed in New Zealand later this year.

    The global streaming service has announced that it has greenlit an English-language adaptation of Tonke Dragt's coming-of-age medieval adventure The Letter for the King, with production getting underway on our shores before the end of 2018.
    Sacha Baron Cohen's Who Is America? proves satire is not dead

    Sacha Baron Cohen's Who Is America? proves satire is not dead


    The first thing that strikes you, as the awkward, uncomfortable moments of Sacha Baron Cohen's new series Who Is America? begin to unfurl before your ever-widening eyes, is that satire is not...

    The first thing that strikes you, as the awkward, uncomfortable moments of Sacha Baron Cohen's new series Who Is America? begin to unfurl before your ever-widening eyes, is that satire is not dead.
    Survivor NZ recap: If you're going out, go out with a bang

    Survivor NZ recap: If you're going out, go out with a bang


    REVIEW: When the ancient Roman dictator Julius Caesar was betrayed and murdered, the empire was split between his successors Octavian (later Augustus) and Mark...

    REVIEW: When the ancient Roman dictator Julius Caesar was betrayed and murdered, the empire was split between his successors Octavian (later Augustus) and Mark Antony.