TV Week

By Sarah Barnett In TV Week

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26th July, 2008
I AM TV (TV2, 10.00am). While we grown-ups despair at local telly's prime-time devolution into game shows and the return of Sportscafé, our tradition of great youth TV continues apace. The styley, smart and bilingual Saturday morning show I AM TV celebrates Maori Language Week today with characteristic flair. A spin on The Fresh Prince of Bel Air called The Flash Prince of Pt Chev; a lucky punter gets "an extreme Te Reo makeover home edition - Maori styles"; and - very meta, this - presenter Candice Davis' alter-ego C Dice fronts a segment called "Yoof TV". Rugby ...

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