Pukeko Pictures is an independent entertainment production company focused on the development and production of world-class, multi-platform entertainment for a global audience.

Pukeko Pictures, with a connection to the world-famous Weta Workshop, is uniquely positioned for the creation of world-leading entertainment, harnessing the best in global talent and world-class production processes. Based on the Miramar Peninsula in Wellington, New Zealand Pukeko Pictures is part of this network of creative companies and home of some of the world’s finest filmmaking talent and technology.

We take a contractual equity position on the properties we produce through both direct investment and through the renowned New Zealand screen industry grant system. We have developed and produced TV shows seen in more than 100 territories around the world.

Productions

Hundred99 Little Heroes

July 1, 2015

News

Thunderbirds Are Go
April 18, 2019

JENNIFER SAUNDERS, ALAN FORD, LARRY LAMB AND A HOST OF BRITISH TALENT JOIN THE TAG TEAM!

STAR-STUDDED NEW EPISODES OF THUNDERBIRDS ARE GO WILL AIR ON ITV & CITV MAY 2019 Thunderbirds Are Go has added British greats Jennifer Saunders, Alan Ford and Larry Lamb to…
April 15, 2019 in Book Hungry Bears, Pukeko Pictures

A new chapter in preschool entertainment with Book Hungry Bears

Pūkeko Pictures has inked a deal with Canada’s Breakthrough Entertainment and Hengxin Shambala Kids in China to come on board as co-production partners on the brand new CGI picture-book preschool…
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April 8, 2019 in Thunderbirds Are Go

ITV STUDIOS GLOBAL ENTERTAINMENT APPOINTS MODERN BRANDS AND PLANET FUN TO DISTRIBUTE NEW THUNDERBIRDS ARE GO TOY LINE IN AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND

ITV Studios Global Entertainment(ITVS GE) has named Modern Brands and Planet Fun as exclusive toy distribution partners for the new Thunderbirds Are Go toy line in Australia & New Zealand…
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April 7, 2019 in Kiddets, Pukeko Pictures

Pukeko Pictures’ Kiddets Partners with NZ’s Trusted Early Childhood Health Advisor, Plunket

Pukeko Pictures’ preschool brand, Kiddetshas partnered with Plunket, New Zealand’s largest provider of free development, health and wellbeing support services for children under five. The partnership will see Kiddets and…
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February 6, 2019 in Kiddets

Kiddets Greenlit for Season Two

Builds consumer products brand presence in China with strategic deals Pukeko Pictures’ preschool series Kiddets has been greenlit for a second season of 52 episodes following its recent launch on CCTV…
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