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



Thunderbirds Are Go Gains Momentum in Europe

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Thunderbirds Are Go Consumer Products Poised to Launch in France, the Nordics and Benelux ITV Studios Global Entertainment’s series Thunderbirds Are Go has been captivating fans across Europe with its…

July 21, 2016 in Cleverman

Cleverman to TVNZ New Zealand

Goalpost Pictures Australia, New Zealand’s Pukeko Pictures, TVNZ, alongside Entertainment One (eOne) who handle domestic sales on the series for Australia and New Zealand, have announced that Cleverman has been…

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June 3, 2016 in Cleverman

Second Season of Cleverman confirmed

Sundance TV And ABC Commission Second Season Of The Genre Drama “Cleverman” Produced With Red Arrow International, Goalpost Pictures Australia And Pukeko Pictures In New Zealand, featuring Creature Designs by…

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May 19, 2016 in Cleverman

Cleverman on BBC

Red Arrow International’s new genre drama “Cleverman” (6 x 1 hour) has been picked up by the BBC in the UK. The series will premiere to British audiences later this…

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May 3, 2016 in Thunderbirds Are Go

Thunderbirds Are Go: Adventures App launched

Developed By Kiwi Company Beyond The Story ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE), in association with New Zealand’s Pukeko Pictures and Kiwi developer Beyond The Story, has announced the global lift-off…

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