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.
LONDON 2 October 2017 – Leading kids’ entertainment specialist CAKE has announced its partnership with New Zealand based Pukeko Pictures to launch Kiddets, a sister series to hit animated preschool…
5. 4. 3. 2. 1. THUNDERBIRDS ARE GO SEASON 2B
SEASON 2B PREMIERES SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1, AT 5.00PM ON 9GO! Get ready for brand new episodes of your favourite heroes packed with more action, comedy, rescue and star power when…Read More
The Changeover in New Zealand Media
Feature Story on TVNZ Sunday Miranda Harcourt and Stuart McKenzie are the husband and wife team behind new local film ‘The Changeover’ – a project decades in the making. They…Read More
Announcement: Thunderbirds Are Go Story-telling Game App
ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) today announces that Kuato Studios are developing a story-telling game App based on the popular adventure TV show Thunderbirds Are Go which is produced by ITV Studios and Pukeko Pictures in association with Weta Workshop. Set to release in early 2018, the App will be available on iOS and Android and will be available in Australia and New Zealand.Read More