Famous Television Producers from New Zealand

List of notable or famous television producers from New Zealand, with bios and photos, including the top television producers born in New Zealand and even some popular television producers who immigrated to New Zealand. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Kiwi television producers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These television producers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known television producer from New Zealand is included when available.

List features people like Jemaine Clement, Phil Keoghan, and many more

This historic television producers from New Zealand list can help answer the questions "Who are some Kiwi television producers of note?" and "Who are the most famous television producers from New Zealand?" These prominent television producers of New Zealand may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Kiwi television producers.

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  • Bret McKenzie
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    Bret Peter Tarrant McKenzie ONZM (born 29 June 1976) is a New Zealand comedian, actor, musician and producer. He is best known as one half of musical comedy duo Flight of the Conchords along with Jemaine Clement. In the 2000s, the duo's comedy and music became the basis of a BBC radio series and then an oft-lauded American television series, which aired for two seasons on HBO. Active since 1998, the duo released their most recent comedy special, Live in London, in 2019.
    • Age: 46
    • Birthplace: Wellington, New Zealand
  • Charles is a licensed arms dealer, film maker and pyrotechnic specialist who loves playing with military vehicles and explosives. Most of the guns and vehicles used in the Tankboy TV series are part of his personal collection.
    • Age: 55
    • Birthplace: Eltham, New Zealand
  • Jaquie Brown is a New Zealand TV presenter, actress and radio presenter.
    • Age: 47
    • Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
  • Jemaine Clement
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    Jemaine Atea Mahana Clement (born 10 January 1974) is a New Zealand actor, musician, comedian, screenwriter and director. With Bret McKenzie, as the comedy duo Flight of the Conchords, he has released several albums and created comedy series for both the BBC and HBO. He has had featured parts in films such as Men in Black 3 (2012), People Places Things (2015) and Humor Me (2017) and has done voice-work for Despicable Me (2010), Rio (2011), Moana (2016) and The Lego Batman Movie (2017). In 2014, he made his directorial debut with What We Do in the Shadows, which he also co-wrote and starred in with Taika Waititi.
    • Age: 49
    • Birthplace: Masterton, New Zealand
  • John Barnett
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    John Barnett

    John Barnett is a film and television producer.
    • Age: 77
    • Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand
  • Jools Topp is a film actor and music contributor.
    • Age: 65
    • Birthplace: Huntly, New Zealand