Pio Terei

Pio's appearances as a comedian, actor, radio show host, musician and performer over the last decade has established him as one of New Zealand's most popular television and radio entertainers. A great M/C and entertainer Pio is also in high demand as a keynote speaker for corporate events and community functions throughout New Zealand.

Pio's appearances as a comedian, actor, radio show host, musician and performer over the last decade has established him as one of New Zealand's most popular television and radio entertainers. He has twice won Best comedy performer at the NZ Film and Television Awards. His series ‘Pio’ has won best Comedy programme, and despite being the subject of much debate, his show ‘Te Tutu' is one of New Zealand On Air's highest rating comedy programmes. As well as his role in front of camera, Pio has had a great deal of experience in all areas of television production. He has been a successful company director, programme creator and performer for 'Pipi Productions' a company with many accolades in the New Zealand Television Entertainment industry. Pio is also in high demand as a keynote speaker for corporate events and community functions throughout New Zealand.
• PIO'S RELEVANT TELEVISION AND FILM WORK HISTORY
• AOTEAROA RADIO (Maori radio station) 1990-1994 Credit: Breakfast show host
• SOUL FM 1995 Credit: Breakfast show host
• PIO'S PLACE Prime time TV entertainment show - Credits: Show host/performer
• PIO (33 x1/2-hour shows) 1995 – 1997 Prime time TV sketch comedy entertainment shows
• Credits: Creator/writer/performer
• LETTER TO BLANCHE 1996 Comedy, sitcom series Credits: Actor
• FRONTIER TALES Prime time TV documentary/drama Credits: Presenter
• YOUNG HERCULES 1999 Drama Credits: Actor
• SPIN DOCTORS (series 2) 2001 Satirical comedy sitcom series Credits: Actor
• THE LIFE AND TIMES OF TE TUTU (series 1 and 2)
• 2000-2001
• Comedy sitcom series Credits: Actor
• MATAKU 2002 Maori thriller drama series 'Divine Intervention' episode Credits: Actor
• INTREPID JOURNEY (1 x1-hour) 2003 Prime time show of a journey to India Credit: Presenter
• XMAS IN THE PARK Live to 300,000 people Credits: Presenter/performer
• BIG NITE IN (13 x1-hour) 2003 Prime time entertainment shows Credits: Presenter/performer
• SOME OF MY BEST FRIENDS(14 x ½-hour) 2003 Prime time entertainment shows Credits: Presenter
• MY KIND OF KAI (1 x1-hour)\
• February 2004 Documentary for TV 1 produced by Greenstone Pictures Credits: Presenter
• MATAKU: BEHIND THE SCENES (1 x1-hour) July 2004 Documentary for Maori Television
• 4 Winds Films Ltd Credits: Director
• TE AOTUROA July 2004 A 26 part nature series for Maori Television Credits: Director
• PRIMARY HEALTH ORGANISATION August 2004 Television commercial for Maori Television Produced for the Ministry of Health Produced by 4 Winds Films Ltd Credits: Producer/Writer and Actor