New Zealand – Stuff and Bravo TV
Fans of celebrity news and reality TV have an exciting new reason to visit Stuff, with a partnership introducing Bravo & E! News editorial – including stories and video – from July 24, 2019.
Stuff Editorial Director Mark Stevens welcomed Bravo’s debut on New Zealand’s most popular website. “Bravo’s all-areas access to the world’s biggest pop culture and showbiz stories will be a real boost to Stuff’s entertainment coverage.”
Chris Taylor, Bravo New Zealand Executive Chairman & Managing Director, NBCUniversal International Networks & Television Distribution ANZ said: “This partnership expands the Bravo brand in New Zealand and gives Stuff’s audience access to more from Bravo with the latest celebrity and entertainment news from their favourite shows.”
Cassidy Morris – the local face of Bravo – will contribute to Stuff with The Dish, covering everything from the hottest trends to celebrity news and lifestyle content from New Zealand and around the world.
Stuff is New Zealand’s number one homegrown website, with a unique monthly audience of over 2 million. Stuff was recognised as “Best News Website” at the 2019 Voyager Media Awards, and “Website of the Year” in 2018.
Bravo and E! News content will live at stuff.co.nz/bravo, and will be easy to find on Stuff’s homepage and entertainment section.
In 2016, Bravo NZ became Bravo’s first free-to-air network in the world. Current programmes on Bravo include Million Dollar Listing New York, The Real Housewives franchise, Dance Moms and Below Deck Mediterranean. The new seasons of The Bachelor Australia and The Bachelorette Australia will air later this year on Bravo. Bravo New Zealand is a joint venture between NBCUniversal International Networks and MediaWorks.
Stuff is a collection of digital-first products and services that connect Kiwi communities to the stuff that matters, the stuff they love and the stuff that brings us together. With storytelling at its heart, Stuff is leveraging its audience scale to diversify into new categories and revenue streams, ensuring it can continue to deliver quality local journalism that Kiwis look for every day, with ventures such as Neighbourly. Find out more at: about.stuff.co.nz
About Bravo New Zealand
Bravo is the premier lifestyle and entertainment brand that drives cultural conversations around its high-quality, original content. The network’s diversified slate includes unscripted favourites such as Vanderpump Rules, Below Deck, Southern Charm, and the popular Million Dollar Listing and Real Housewives franchises.
Bravo New Zealand is a joint venture between MediaWorks, New Zealand’s largest independent broadcaster, reaching 4.29 million Kiwis through its TV, Radio and Digital platforms and NBCUniversal International Networks, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. Watch Bravo content anywhere: On Demand via ThreeNow for iOS and Android
About NBCUniversal International Networks
NBCUniversal International Networks is one of the world’s premier entertainment portfolios, delivering quality content and compelling brands to over 165 territories across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and Asia Pacific. The channel brands in the portfolio include UNIVERSAL TV, SYFY, E! Entertainment Television, 13TH STREET, DIVA, Studio Universal, Telemundo, Bravo, DreamWorks and Golf Channel. These unique brands deliver a full range of entertainment experiences to local audiences across the globe; the portfolio also includes Movies 24 in the UK and The Style Network in Australia. Further, NBCUniversal News Group, one of the most influential and respected portfolios of on-air and digital news properties in the world, operates CNBC and NBC News internationally.
NBCUniversal International Networks is a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks, and a suite of leading internet-based businesses. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.
For further information, please contact:
Anna Verboeket, Acting Head of Communications, Stuff