16 Aug 2015

Quiz shows - NZ On Screen

From Standing Room Only, 1:46 pm on 16 August 2015

Mastermind. Photo: NZ On Screen

One thing the tidal wave of reality shows overwhelmed was the the once popular quiz show. But fear not, TVNZ is about to revive one of the most popular examples – the legendary Mastermind.

Irene Gardiner from NZ On Screen has been rifling through programmes from the heyday of the Kiwi quiz show.

Watch the clips referred to by Irene Gardiner in this story.

Mastermind - 1990 Final

University Challenge - 1987 Final

It's Academic - 1983 Regional Final

Sale of the Century - 1993 Final

It's in the Bag - Dunedin (1974)