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 and writes for the Herald on Sunday.
He’s just returned from 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?
Kiwi crime writer Ben Sanders: I need an imaginative escape to be happy
Aucklander Ben Sanders wrote his first three novels while studying at university. At 28, he’s now published in 11 countries, but continues to work as an engineer...
Movie Reviews: Black Panther, Lady Bird
New Zealand Herald movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin joins Jack Tame to talk about the latest releases, including superhero flick Black Panther, and coming-of-age...
Nici Wickes: New season apple pies
Simple and delicious, these apple pies never go out of fashion. Serve them with softly whipped cream and a pinch of cinamon. Makes 4 individual pies 4-5 medium...
Kevin Milne: Senior drivers should take new tests
Kevin Milne joins Jack Tame this morning to discuss the complexity of driving tests these days, and why older drivers ought to retake their license examinations. LISTEN...
Jack Tame: Things change, but then they don't
Jack Tame opens his show this morning by discussing the Black Caps' historic loss last night, the upcoming Pride Parade in Auckland, and the latest massacre at a...
Programme Info 10th February 2018
SPECIAL GUEST: Lionel Richie Lionel is bringing his All the Hits tour to NZ in April, with Chic featuring Nile Rodgers. AUCKLAND – Thursday 12 April at Spark...
Movie review: 50 Shades Freed, The Shape of Water
LISTEN ABOVE as Film Reviewer Francesca Rudkin talks to Jack Tame about the latest film releases. 50 Shades Freed starring Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan Francesca’s...
Lionel Ritchie: It's gonna be one giant party
Legendary Lionel Ritchie is on his way to New Zealand and told Newstalk ZB's Jack Tame rather than seeing touring as a chore, he is looking forward to seeing old...
Nici Wickes: Zucchini tart
With the garden still producing plenty of this versatile vegetable, it’s time get baking! This tart is a favourite of mine and it’s good served at room temperature...
Jack Tame: Mind the boom
Newstalk ZB's Jack Tame continues his adventurous start to 2018 by learning to sail and learns 'sea legs' have to be earnt. LISTEN ABOVE
Lynda Topp: New Zealanders tastes have become more ambitious
One half of the legendary Topp Twins, Lynda Topp, says she and Jools enjoyed making the latest series of Topp Country because they get to connect with a whole lot...
Movie Review: Molly's Game, Phantom Thread
LISTEN ABOVE as Film reviewer Francesca Rudkin talks to Jack Tame about the latest film releases. Molly’s Game starring Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba, Kevin Costner...
Nici Wickes: Peach & vanilla pie
This pie is so quick and easy to make, even with making your own pastry. The vanilla-scented peaches combine beautifully with the slightly tart crème fraiche. Makes...
Jack Tame: Poor Knights something NZer's should see
Newstalk ZB's Jack Tame braves the choppy waters of the Poor Knight islands and is rewarded by the "astonishingly" clear water packed with marine life. And he wonders:...
Programme Info January 27, 2018
SPECIAL GUEST: Pati Pene Taking the role of Pinkerton in Hawke’s Bay’s Festival Opera's Madame Butterfly. Festival Opera’s Madame Butterfly coincides with Napier’s...
Pene Pati on upcoming role as Pinkerton in Madame Butterfly
Pene Pati speaks with Jack Tame about taking on the role of Pinkerton in Hawke’s Bay’s Festival Opera's Madame Butterfly. Festival Opera’s Madame Butterfly coincides...
Technology: Paul Stenhouse on Amazon's new contact-less store, drone racing, and wearing your Fitbit while you sleep
PAUL STENHOUSE TALKS WITH JACK TAME ABOUT NEW CHANGES IN THE TECHNOLOGY WORLD. LISTEN ABOVE
Screen Time: Upcoming shows on TVNZ1, a new Netflix comedy, and a gritty comedy on Lightbox
Danish family drama ‘Ride Upon the Storm’ debuts on TVNZ1 Season 2 of ‘The Good Place’ — the Netflix comedy about the afterlife — has landed. One man tries...
Kevin Milne: His thoughts on Rocket Lab's Glitterball
lISTEN ABOVE: Veteran Broadcaster Kevin Milne speaks with Jack tame about Peter Beck and Rocket Lab's Glitterball and the decision to send it up in to orbit.
Movie Reviews: I, Tonya and Downsizing
LISTEN ABOVE as Film Reviewer Francesca Rudkin talks to Jack Tame about the latest film releases. I, Tonya starring Margot Robbie and Alison Janney Francesca’s...
Nici Wickes: Rainbow Tart
NEWSTALK ZB Rainbow tart Pretty as a picture and tasting like a dream this tomato tart is also super simple to prepare. Great for lunch or served with a salad...
Jack's night with a mosquito
Jackopens today show with his night with a mosquito and how he dealt with the annoying insect while he tried to sleep. LISTEN ABOVE TO HIS UNFORTUNATE ORDEAL
Programme Info January 20 2018
FRANCESCA RUDKIN: Movies Darkest Hour starring Gary Oldman, Lily James and Kristin Scott Thomas Francesca’s verdict: 4 out 5 The Post Directed by Steven Speilberg....
Movie Reviews: Darkest Hour, The Post
LISTEN ABOVE as Film reviewer Francesca Rudkin talks to Jack Tame about the latest film releases. Darkest Hour starring Gary Oldman, Lily James and Kristin Scott...
Kiwi screenwriter Anthony McCarten on his new movie
Kiwi filmmaker and writer Anthony McCarten has followed up the success of his Oscar-nominated debut with another story of a modern British legend. The New Zealand-born...