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Trust Deed signed in Wellington a move towards a sustainable screen industry


  Media Release Wednesday 18 December Trust Deed signed in Wellington a move towards a sustainable screen industry Moves aiming to ensure future sustainability for Wellington’s screen industry continued today with the signing of a trust deed for PIPI, a programme which works with writers and designers to commercialise their [...]

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Thunderbirds Are Go! Voice Cast Revealed


Thunderbirds Are Go!  Voice Cast Revealed Rosamund Pike to play Lady Penelope Original cast member David Graham reprises his role as Parker Wellington – New Zealand, Monday 30th September 2013 – ITV Studios and New Zealand’s Pukeko Pictures today reveal the voice cast for Thunderbirds Are Go! Fifty years after [...]

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Pukeko wants part in TV’s golden age


Pukeko wants part in TV’s golden age TALIA SHADWELL NEW MARKET: Pukeko Pictures chief executive Andrew Smith wants to bring TV gold to our  shores. A Wellington children’s television producer is growing up and looking to cash in on the global growth in high-quality adult television. Pukeko Pictures chief executive [...]

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WotWots DVD’s and Downloads Land for the First Time in The USA


WotWots land on DVD, Digital Download and Video-on-Demand in the USA on August 20, 2013. The first release from Lionsgate Home Entertainment, Meet the WotWots features 10 fascinating episodes from the popular TV series airing on The Hub. Meet the WotWots, which features playful exploration, participation and guided observation, will [...]

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The WotWots Tickle Toes DVD in Canada on August 22nd


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The WotWots third DVD adventure – Tickle Toes – hits shelves in Canada on August 22, 2013 for a suggested retail price of $14.99. The WotWots airs on Corus Entertainment’s 24-hour, preschool channel Treehouse. Made up of seven episodes, each 11 minutes long, the DVD features the delightful alien duo, [...]

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China’s BesTV Picks Up Season Two of the WotWots


Wellington, New Zealand, June 18, 2013 China’s IPTV service, BesTV today confirmed broadcast of season two of The WotWots. The platform which has more than 20 million subscribers premiered the internationally popular series from Pukeko Pictures in November 2011. “We are thrilled BesTV will rollout season two of The WotWots, [...]

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The WotWots Furthers Licensing Reach with Global Pursuit Co., Ltd. Deal


Wellington, New Zealand, June 14, 2013… Building upon its broadcast success in Southeast Asia, The WotWots announces it will soon expand its presence in the region via a licensing deal with Global Pursuit Co., Ltd. Global Pursuit Co., Ltd. will represent the popular preschool brand from Pukeko Pictures in Hong [...]

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Pukeko Pictures in the Press: Andrew Smith: China – Taking care of business TBI Magazine Column May 2013


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Pukeko Pictures in the Press: International Studios – TBI Magazine Feature May 2013


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Pukeko Pictures in the Press: LA Newcomers – Feature May 2013


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