Saturday Morning with Jack Tame
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SATURDAY MORNINGS WITH JACK TAME
The only way to start your weekend!
Jack Tame is a media juggernaut who shows no sign of slowing down.
Not only does he host his own radio show, Jack also co-host's TVNZ's Breakfast.
He’s spent 5 years in New York where he was based as TVNZ’s US Correspondent.
Jack’s crisp perspective, style and enthusiasm makes for refreshing and entertaining Saturday morning radio.
News, sport, books, music, gardens and celebrities – what better way to spend your Saturdays?
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Movie Review: Maui's Hook and Skyscraper
Herald movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin joins Jack Tame to give her views on some recent films including: Skyscraper starring Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnston an action...
Music review: Gorillaz 'The Now Now'
Andrew Dickens listens to Gorillaz 7th album, The Now Now. With Gorillaz, half the world thinks they’re genius and the half spend a lot of time going huh? This...
Book Review: The Other Wife and Ghosted
Catherine Raynes reviews two new exciting books for you to read. The Other Wife by Michael Robotham, Hachette $35 Ghosted by Rosie Walsh, MacMillan $35 LISTEN...
Technology expert Paul Stenhouse talks Microsoft's new computer and the Twitter clean out
Microsoft's launched a cheaper Surface computer to take on the iPad. It's different to the iPad in that the Surface is a computer first, tablet second. Rather than...
Bob's best buy: Trinity Hill “The Trinity” 2014 or 2015 (around $20)
Where I discovered it: My tasting notes for this wine go back to the 2005 vintage. It’s a consistently good red from a winery that has a great reputation for their...
Screen Time: Kiri, Life after Footy: Legends of the Pacific and Motherland
Tara Ward gives us her top picks for your viewing pleasure! Kiri: Sarah Lancashire stars in this British drama about the disappearance of a young black girl - Kiri...
Temuera Morrison on new movie Occupation 'I got to shoot guns, kill aliens and run around'
Kiwi actor Temuera Morrison joins Jack to talk about his new movie 'Occupation' a sci-fi thriller based in a small rural Australian town where he says everything...
Nici Wickes: Chimichurri verde sauce
This is an uncooked, fresh and zingy sauce used for meat and poultry. The balance of acidity, heat and herbaceousness in this sauce is what makes Argentinean BBQs...
Jack Tame: The brave mothers of Plaza De Mayo
Jack Tame talks of his admiration for the mothers of Plaza De Mayo who have congregated weekly for over 40 years, seeking justice and information on what happened...
Technology expert Paul Stenhouse talks Uber
Uber will be sticking around in London and wants to be more than a car service.
Screentime: Wellington Paranormal, Sharp Objects and Harlots
Tara Ward gives us her top picks for your viewing pleasure! Wellington Paranormal: this mockumentary spinoff of What We Do in the Shadows follows a team of police...
Hannah McQueen: prepping your small business for sale
With lots of baby boomers looking to retire over the next 5 years, many small businesses will be coming up for sale. Hannah McQueen of Enable Me looks at preparing...
Book Review: The Girl Who Smiled Beads and Take Me In
Whitcoulls book manager Joan Mackenzie reviews: The Girl Who Smiled Beads by Clemantine Wamariya, Penguin $38 Take Me In by Sabine Durrant, Hachette $35
Movie Review: Antman and The Wasp, Ideal Home
Herald movie reviewer joined Francesca Rudkin to give his veiws on some recent films at the start of the school holidays. This week a Paul Rudd double bill … With...
Yellow is Forbidden a 'film that goes beyond fashion'
Making its debut at the NZIFF 'Yellow is Forbidden' tells the story of Chinese designer Guo Pei, chasing her dream to break into the exclusive world of haute couture. Film...
Nici Wickes: Tamarillo & coconut crumble cake
150g butter 150g caster sugar 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 cup almond meal 1/2 cup coconut 100mls milk 1 cup flour 1 tsp baking powder 100mls milk 4-6 tamarillos,...
Francesca Rudkin: The benefits of school holidays
Francesca Rudkin filling in for Jack Tame this week discusses her view of the usefulness of mid-year school holidays and her family's way of keeping busy in the...
The map of Salt and Stars and The Hideaway
This week, Catherine Raynes reviews two new exciting books for you to read. The map of Salt and Stars by Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar, Hachette $38 The Hideaway by...
Lisa Chappell: Shortland Street - The Musical
Actress Lisa Chappell is to star in Shortland Street - The Musical, playing Nurse Carrie Burton. She talks to Francesca Rudkin about the musical and how you need...
Dr Bryn Thompson: Mites, lice and ticks
Dr Bryn Thompson talks about the organisms that live on our bodies.
Technology expert Paul Stenhouse talks the latest happenings in the entertainment industry
Paul Stenhouse addresses how the competition for your entertainment industry is heating up and Apple has finally admitted its Macbook has a dodgy keyboard!
Screen Time: Nanette, Secret City and Girlfriends
Tara Ward gives us her top picks for your viewing pleasure!
Nici Wickes: Thai pork curry
I rarely think of currying pork and yet the richness of pork works stunningly well in a curry. These flavours are reminiscent of the types of curry you get in Thailand ...
Sir Peter Gluckman: Reflections on being PM Science Advisor
For nearly a decade, Sir Peter Gluckman has served as the Prime Minister's Chief Science Advisor. He has advised the last three Prime Ministers on scientific policy...
Jack Tame: US immigration policy not surprising
The world has been watching America with intense scrutiny in recent weeks, as harrowing images and details have emerged as a result of Donald Trump's policy of separating...