TV & Radio

John Campbell's farewell settlement

Television current affairs presenter John Campbell has finalised a cash settlement with TV3.

It is settled. The papers are signed. John Campbell walks away from TV3 with a small cash handshake.

Ponytailgate inspires Filthy Rich TV show

Filthy Rich cast includes John jnr (Josh McKenzie), left, Savannah (Emma Fenton), Brady (Miriama Smith), Vader (Taylor Hall) and Joe (Alex Tarrant).

Creators of new TV show Filthy Rich drew inspiration from prime minister's ponytail-pulling.

Vale, Campbell Live

John Campbell was a "breathless enthusiast''.

More fool TV3. Campbell was thoughtful, funny, compassionate, and bloody good television.

The man, the moustache, the murders

Mal Kennard plays the infamous Ivan Milat in the new Aussie mini-series Catching Milat.

Aussie actor revels in playing Ivan Milat for new TV mini-series.

The dinosaur coroner

Matthew T. Mossbrucker, Dr. Luke Gamble, Dr. Steve Brusatte and Dr. Tori Herridge examines the T Rex's lung, heart and intestines.

"This show is a radical reimagination of the television dinosaur documentary. People will have never seen anything like it before."

Campbell Live ends on ratings high

John Campbell speaks to media outside TV3 after the last Campbell Live show went to air.

The final episode of John Campbell's TV3 show scored its highest ever ratings last night, exceeding its target of 500,000 viewers.

Farewell to John Campbell video

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John Campbell gets a selfie taken with a fan outside TV3 after the last Campbell Live show went to air.

OPINION: Go take a bloody well-deserved break, you marvellous bugger.

Campbell bows out of show video

John Campbell speaks to media outside TV3 while being supported by the rest of his crew members after the last Campbell Live show went to air.

Broadcaster John Campbell says "it's a tough time to be a journalist" as he bows out of his current affairs show.

Even as a boy, Campbell had a big heart video

Wellington dairy owner Mo Bhikha gave John Campbell his first job, packing shelves in 1979.

Wellington dairy owner gave John Campbell his first job - packing stores shelves as a fourth-former in 1979.

Who's got the moves?

Outrageous Fortune actress Siobhan Marshall and Almighty Johnsons actor Ben Barrington will put their best feet forward for this year's Dancing with the Stars.

Dance experts run a critical eye over Sunday's Dancing with the Stars contestants.

John Campbell vs The Government

John Campbell leads the TV3 leader's debate between Prime Minister John Key and Labour Leader David Cunliffe on September 10, 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand.

A look at some of the more heated interviews by John Campbell as the host prepares to sign off tonight.

Why Antonia Prebble digs the 70s

Antonia Prebble as Rita West.

Former Outrageous Fortune star explains that Westside creators had no choice but to cast her.

Walters has no plans to retire

Julie Walters in her new role in Indian Summers.

The legendary actress explains why she changed her mind about giving up her day job.

Boring old Bones and boot camps

Emily Deschanel and David Boreanaz star in the long-running TV3 series, Bones.

REVIEW: How many times do you have to hear the word ‘bones’ used in the opener of series 10 of Bones?

Who's afraid of farting on TV?

Dancing with the Stars premiers on Sunday.

The Dancing With The Stars contestants reveal their biggest fears and how they feel about spray tans and sparkly outfits.

An oral history of Outrageous Fortune

Our favourite westies.

Ahead of the prequel, the cast and crew of Outrageous Fortune talk about the show that changed their lives.

Campbell Live: remember when?

TV3 newsreader John Campbell on announcement of his new current affairs show on TV3.

On the day of John Campbell's last show on TV3 we take a trip back through time.

Reality show with Hunger Games feel

'Uh, only 25 of you can be on the show.'

BBC comes under fire for a new show making poor people compete for a cash prize, but the network insists it's just a "social experiment".

Lena Dunham goes completely nude

Lena Dunham has stopped wearing nude patches.

Lena Dunham says she doesn't bother covering up for sex scenes on her show, Girls, any more because it's just not practical.

NZ's most expensive drama yet

The newly-announced cast of TV2's new drama, Filthy Rich. From left: John Jnr (Josh McKenzie), Savannah (Emma Fenton), Brady (Miriama Smith), Vader (Taylor Hall) and Joe (Alex Tarrant).

The cast of New Zealand's most expensive television series has been announced.

Dancing with the Stars: watch and win

Watch the premiere of Dancing with the Stars on Sunday to be in to win a dancing lesson with professional dancer Jonny Williams.

A powerhouse TV drama

American drama Empire is a powerhouse series inspired by the hip-hop music industry.

REVIEW: Even if you loathe hip-hop and rap music, Empire is a powerhouse series which promises guest appearances by big stars such as Beyonce. Best show of the week.

Road Cops fill Campbell Live gap

Campbell Live, hosted by John Campbell, will air for the last time on Friday night.

Axed Campbell Live will be replaced with repeats of Road Cops before permanent replacement screens.

Mapp and Lucia's comedy of manners remains timeless

Emmeline 'Lucia' Lucas (Anna Chancellor) and Elizabeth Mapp (Miranda Richardson) in Mapp and Lucia

REVIEW: In Mapp and Lucia Miranda Richardson sports flashes and gnashes in such a way as a smile from her is like the threat of battery acid.

Raising tigers at home

Giles Clark with his baby tigers.

Australia zookeeper Giles Clark raised two baby tigers in his house, with a camera crew on hand to record every move.

BBC axes Buzzcocks

Never Mind the Buzzcocks team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding.

The BBC has cancelled pop music quiz show Never Mind the Buzzcocks after 18 years on the air.

Sky shores up sports options

Super Rugby failed to excite viewer demand for Sky TV's Fan Pass service.

Non-subscribers can buy a day pass to Sky Sports for about $15 to watch over the internet.

Gay 'nightmare' turns into 'opportunity'

Reuben Miller as Jack Hannah on Shortland Street.

Shorty star Reuben Milner first thought playing a gay character would be 'a nightmare' but it has turned into his best opportunity.

Campbell's final show this Friday

John Campbell leads the TV3 leaders' debate between Prime Minister John Key and Labour Leader David Cunliffe on September 10, 2014. in

John Campbell will sign off from his TV3 news show at the end of the week.

Watch: Goodnight Kiwi

The short animation of Goodnight Kiwi was a much-loved symbol of staying up past your bedtime for a generation of kids.

Nostalgia alert! NZ On Screen has awakened Goodnight Kiwi, which marked the end of each day's transmission on TVNZ.

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