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.


Jane and the Dragon

July 2, 2015

Hundred99 Little Heroes

July 1, 2015


NZ TV Award Nominees

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The 2018 NZ Television Awards nominees are out, and we are so happy to have representation in three categories! In the Television Craft Awards, Cleverman is nominated for the Best Original…
September 17, 2018 in Kiddets

Kiddets live on TVNZ

Celebrate the joy of discovery, learn through play and embrace the positive values that are the building blocks of a true and enduring friendship with New Zealand’s Pukeko Pictures’ “Kiddets”…
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March 12, 2018 in Kiddets, Pukeko Pictures

New World Order

With four inquiries into the state of the Australian film and television industry launched last year alone, 2018 could be a transformative year for the children’s entertainment business down under.…
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February 6, 2018 in Kiddets, The WotWots

KIDDETS Sold to Australia’s ABC and New Zealand’s TVNZ

Pukeko Pictures has today confirmed the sale of Kiddets, its sister series to hit animated preschool show The WotWots to Australia’s ABC and New Zealand’s TVNZ. Slated to air on…
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December 20, 2017 in Thunderbirds Are Go

Thunderbirds Are Go Season 2B premieres 30 Dec in NZ!

SEASON 2B PREMIERES SATURDAY DECEMBER 30 2017 at 6.55AM on TVNZ 2 Get ready for brand new episodes featuring the world’s famous Tracy family, packed with more action, comedy, rescue…
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