Jono and Ben leaving Friday night timeslot

STUFF.CO.NZ

Jono and Ben talk music

Jono and Ben are leaving their Friday night timeslot.

Hosts Jono Pryor and Ben Boyce announced the news via social media on Thursday morning:

"We wanted to let you guys know first! Next year we are moving to a brand new night – Thursday," the duo told Twitter followers.

Jono Pryor and Ben Boyce are moving to Thursday nights.

Jono Pryor and Ben Boyce are moving to Thursday nights.

The comedians will now air on Thursday nights at 7.30pm on TV3, however it is unknown if the show will continue airing for the full hour.

READ MORE:
MediaWorks to launch new radio app on back of strong survey results
Story host Heather du Plessis-Allan axed from Mediaworks​
Jono and Ben's high hopes for local music awards nights

JASON DORDAY/Stuff.co.nz

Jono and Ben, stuffing their mouths with Pineapple Lumps

The relocation of Jono and Ben follows a string of programming changes at MediaWorks.

Last Friday, the network farewelled veteran broadcaster Paul Henry and his early morning broadcast. Prime time current affairs show Story also signed off for the final time.

Henry, who is now 'semi-retired', is set to be replaced by Duncan Garner's The AM Show from 2017.

Ad Feedback

A localised version of the award-winning Aussie show The Project is also scheduled to replace Story at 7pm.

Jono and Ben at 10 premiered in 2012, airing on Friday nights. The show moved into the 7.30pm timeslot last year.

 - Stuff

Comments

Ad Feedback
special offers
Ad Feedback