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(Backch@t Buzz and Poppy)

 

Backch@t

First Aired:   1998

Last Aired:   1999

Channel:   TV One

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Cultural

Synopsis:   media programme

Host/Cast:    Bill Ralston

Notes/Links:    

 

Back of the Y

First Aired:   2001

Last Aired:   03-Dec-02

Channel:   TV2

Episodes:   7 x 40 mins

Genre:   Comedy

Synopsis:    Ill Fated comedy series

Host/Cast:    

Notes/Links:     It was too outrageous, and was cancelled before its first airing, but was aired edited out at a later date.

 

Back to Basics

 

First Aired:   2004

Last Aired:   Continuing

Channel:   TV One

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

 

Synopsis:   

 

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Backstage with Ballet

First Aired:   1960

Last Aired:   1960

Channel:   AKTV-2

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:    series Tracing the history of Ballet

Host/Cast:     Russell Kerr

Notes/Links:    

 

Beauty and the Beast

First Aired:   1976

Last Aired:   1985

Channel:   TV One

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:    Advice show putting the questions a panel of women, who help answer viewers problems.

Host/Cast:    Selwyn Toogood

Notes/Links:    

 

Beginner's Guide to ...

First Aired:   19

Last Aired:   19

Channel:   TV

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

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Behind the Wheel

First Aired:   19

Last Aired:   19

Channel:   TV

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

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Being Eve

First Aired:  25-Aug-01

Last Aired:   2003

Channel:   TV3

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Comedy

Synopsis:    A light-hearted teen drama series that focuses on the life of 15-year-old philosopher Eve Baxter as she learns how to be a teenager at the start of the 21st century.

Host/Cast:     Fleur Saville as Eve Baxter, Joanna Morrison as Sylvie Stern, Alison Bruce as Vivienne Baxter, Stephen Lovatt as Tim Baxter, Tandi Wright as Alannah Lush, Lionel Wickliffe as Matt Te Ahi, David de Lautour as Adam Le Beau, Leighton Cardno as Ned Baxter, and James Robertson as Jared Preston

Notes/Links:     nztvdb episode guide   First series aired on Saturday 7pm in 2001, Second series aired on Saturdays 4.30pm in 2003, followed by repeats of first series at 3.30pm Saturday, Continues till Jan 2004. 1st Series Final: 17-Nov-01

 

The Best Damn Super 12 Show Ever

First Aired:  23-Feb-03

Last Aired:   May-04

Channel:   TV3

Duration:   60 minutes

Genre:   Sport

Synopsis:   

Host/Cast:    

Notes/Links:     First Series Final: 25-May-03   Second Series Return:

 

Best of Kapa Haka

 

First Aired:   Apr-04

Last Aired:   Continuing

Channel:   Maori TV

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Cultural

 

Synopsis:   

 

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Best of My House, My Castle

First Aired:  09-Dec-02

Last Aired:   2002

Channel:   TV2

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:    Highlights from 4 years of this series

Host/Cast:    

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Best of Mai Time Live

First Aired:   2000

Last Aired:   2000

Channel:   TV2

Duration:   60 minutes

Genre:   Youth

Synopsis:   

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Best of Today Live

First Aired:   2002

Last Aired:   2002

Channel:   TV One

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

Host/Cast:    

Notes/Links:     M-F 9.30-10.00am

 

Betty's Bunch

First Aired:   1990

Last Aired:   1990

Channel:   TV2

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

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The Big Art Trip

First Aired:   2001

Last Aired:   2002

Channel:   TV One

Duration:   60 minutes

Genre:   Cultural

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The Big Chair

First Aired:   19

Last Aired:   19

Channel:   TV

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Youth

Synopsis:   

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The Big Ice

First Aired:   19

Last Aired:   19

Channel:   TV

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

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Big Picture Show

First Aired:   1999

Last Aired:   1999

Channel:   TV2

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

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The Big Time

First Aired:   2000

Last Aired:   2000

Channel:   TV2

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

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Billy T James Show  (1981)

First Aired:   1981

Last Aired:   1988

Channel:   TV One

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Comedy

Synopsis:    Comedy Stetch Show

Host/Cast:     Billy T James, Peter Rowley

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Billy T James Show  (1990)

First Aired:   04-Jul-90

Last Aired:   Jan-91

Channel:   TV3

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Comedy

Synopsis:    Sit-com about a NZ family - talkback radio host Billy, his Australian wife and her beer-swilling brother and their Maori activist daughter

Host/Cast:     Billy T James as Billy, Mark Hadlow as Greg, Ilona Rodgers as Thelma, Wiila O'Neil as Nadine, Tani Wehi as Lydia

Notes/Links:     04-Jul-90 approx debut date, originally airs at 7.30pm Wednesday, reruns airing on Maori TV from late March 2004 airing on Monday Nights at 9pm

 

Birdman Rally '78

First Aired:   1978

Last Aired:   1978

Channel:   TV One

Duration:   ? minutes

Genre:   Sport

Synopsis:   

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Bizarro

First Aired:   1996

Last Aired:   1996

Channel:   TV2

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

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Blind Date

First Aired:  30-Oct-89

Last Aired:   1992

Channel:   TV2

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Game / Quiz

Synopsis:    a show which combines romance with the excitement of meeting new partners. Winners receive holiday dates as prizes

Host:     Dave Jamieson, Suzy Aitken

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Blokes: The Kiwi Male Revealed

First Aired:  02-Dec-02

Last Aired:   2002

Channel:   TV One

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Cultural

Synopsis:    a series that takes a look at how the role of the NZ male has changed over the years, and how men are dealing with that

Host/Cast:     Mike King

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Body and Soul

First Aired:   1994

Last Aired:   1994

Channel:   TV2

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

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Body Wise

First Aired:   2002

Last Aired:   2002

Channel:   TV2

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

Host/Cast:     Dr Nigel Thompson

Notes/Links:     airs on Thursdays

 

Bon-Appetit

First Aired:   19

Last Aired:   19

Channel:   TV

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

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Bookenz

First Aired:   1999

Last Aired:   2000

Channel:   TV One

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Cultural

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Border Patrol

First Aired:   2002

Last Aired:   2003

Channel:   TV One

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:    Reality series about the staff of the New Zealand Customs Service and MAF

Host/Cast:    

Notes/Links:     Airs on Sunday 7pm in 2002, and Monday 8pm in 2003

 

The Bounty Hunters

First Aired:   2000

Last Aired:   2000

Channel:   TV2

Duration:   60 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

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Breakfast

Now on

First Aired:   Aug-97

Last Aired:   Continuing

Channel:    TV One

Duration:   120 minutes

Genre:   News

M-F @

Synopsis:   Weekday News and Information show

0700

Host/Cast:     Alison Mau (2004-), Mike Hosking (1997-2003), Susan Wood (1997-99), Liz Gunn (2000), Kate Hawkesby (2001-2003)

Notes/Links:     www.tvnz.co.nz

 

Breakfast Club

First Aired:   1991

Last Aired:   1991

Channel:   TV2

Duration:   90 minutes

Genre:   Youth

Synopsis:   

Host/Cast:    

Notes/Links:     airs on saturday mornings

 

Brian Edwards Show

First Aired:   19

Last Aired:   19

Channel:   TV

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

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Brown

First Aired:   1999

Last Aired:   1999

Channel:   TV

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

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Brunch: The Best of Breakfast

First Aired:   2001

Last Aired:   2003

Channel:   TV One

Duration:   60 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

Host/Cast:     Eric Young

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Buck House

First Aired:   1973

Last Aired:   1974

Channel:   TV One

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Comedy

Synopsis:   Comedy Series

Host/Cast:    Paul Homles

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The Bugs Bunny Show

First Aired:   1992

Last Aired:   1993

Channel:   TV2

Duration:   60 minutes

Genre:   Youth

Synopsis:   

Host/Cast:     Fanella Bathfield, (next host) Hinemoa Elder

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Bullrush

First Aired:   19

Last Aired:   19

Channel:   TV

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

Host/Cast:    

Notes/Links:     Repeats in 2003

 

Bumble

 

First Aired:   19

Last Aired:   19

Channel:   TV2

Duration:   25 minutes

Genre:   Youth

 

Synopsis:   

 

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ASB Business

 

First Aired:   1997

Last Aired:   Continuing

Channel:   TV One

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:   

Host/Cast:   Michael Wilson 

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Business World

First Aired:   1989

Last Aired:   1989?

Channel:   TV One

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:    Exanining NZ and overseas business issues

Host/Cast:     Anita McNaught

Notes/Links:     airs Fridays at 10pm

 

Busted

First Aired:   2002

Last Aired:   2003

Channel:   TV3

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Entertainment

Synopsis:    Ex-rugby star Norm Hewitt joins forces with the police to help prevent car thefts.

Host/Cast:     Norm Hewitt

Notes/Links:     airs Tuesday at 9pm in 2003

 

Buzz and Poppy

First Aired:   19

Last Aired:   19

Channel:   TV

Duration:   30 minutes

Genre:   Youth

Synopsis:   

Host/Cast:    

Notes/Links:     Repeats in 2003

            


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