, who plays Dr. Brooke Freeman in the hit NZ soap Shortland Street
received a storyline many girls (and no doubt guys) would love, filming a scene with the hot Rugby lads of New Zealands All Blacks
Check out the news story which features Beth Allen speaking on the scene. Video is by TVNZ:
The scene featured All Black players Jerome Kaino, Kevin Mealamu and Anthony Boric. It is due to broadcast on TVNZ on September 9th 2011. For more on Shortland Street, visit the official website and Facebook page. Header image is from The New Zealand Herald.
The documentary Last Dogs Of Winter
, filmed by Costa Botes and featuring Caleb Ross
(The Tribe’s Lex) has been selected viewing at the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival 2011
On his blog, Costa Botes said the following: “Right at the beginning of planning Last Dogs of Winter it was my fervent hope that if we ever succeeded in getting it made, the best thing that could happen was to be selected for the documentary lineup at Toronto, and now it has. So as you can imagine, there is a fair bit of joy under this roof.”
To keep up to date with the production, keep an eye out the website located here, also there is a Facebook page here, the comments on the website in particular are worth reading for more insight and opinions on the documentary.
, who played the Gaian leader Hawk in The Tribe 4-5, has been writing and directing short films over the past couple of years.
Sam’s latest film Lambs, which he wrote and directed, is co-produced by Tom Hern (The Tribe’s head Techno Ram). Tom Hern and James Napier’s production company Four Knights Film is also the studio behind the short film.
The short film follows the story of a young drug dealer who is being abused at home… To find out more on the short film, lend your support and keep updated, check out the Facebook page for it and give it a ‘Like’. You’ll find behind-the-scenes pics of both guys on the set of the production.
You can see other productions Sam Kelly has been involved in on his IMDB listing.
Michael Wesley Smith
, who we know and love as the clever whiz-kid Jack in The Tribe, is currently inhabiting the UK…
On May 16th 2011 Mike co-presented the International Families Charitable Gala 2011 organised by London Family Television’s (LFTV), who MWS is doing presenting/hosting work for.
In the clip below he introduces His Excellency Mr Hatem Atallah (the Tunisian embassador):
The event was held at Wyndham Grand Hotel, Chelsea Harbour. Extended videos of the event featuring Michael can be found on the LFTV Facebook page. Give the page a like to stay up to date on their future events. Who knows, maybe you’ll be rubbing shoulders with Michael at the next event?
Check out these fabulous fashion shots of Vicky Rodewyk
. She is looking stunning modelling the clothing range of New Zealand fashion designer Brooke Tyson
The photos are of Vicky modelling the Winter 2011 collection.
As well as playing Gel in The Tribe, the sexy actor/dancer/model/choreographer is known amongst fan-boys for her brief role in Power Rangers : Jungle Fury playing the character Gabby.
With thanks to Wendy of The Dreamkeepers for the info on the pics. More photos of Vicky can be found by following the link here.
had a quick radio interview on New Zealand station George FM
, in between filming Shortland Street, to talk about the New Zealand Film Festival
and her movie pick for the event. You can hear the telephone interview below…
Beth recommended the movie Guilty Pleasures, about the Mills & Boons book series. Though she said she was interested in the book phenomenon out of curiousity and isn’t personally a reader of the book series.
The interview was on the radio on 21st July 2011.
movie, previously announced
globally by Variety
, has now got a listing on IMDB
Click here to check it out, at this moment in time there is not much information on the production, only that Raymond Thompson is the writer of the film. Although the article by Variety stated the movie would have the title Tribes, it looks like it has the working title of ‘The Tribe’.
The description given for the movie is:
A group of young people struggle to survive in a post-apocalyptic world where there all of the adults have been killed by a deadly virus.
Are you excited? It definitely looks like things are shaping up.
Okay some of the pics aren’t exactly new…
The new Ari Boyland pics were previously mentioned on the forum here [there's more pics of him there ;)] his profile also mentions he has an agent in America, hopefully we get to see more of him…
The new Amelia Reynolds pics look great, there’s a whole set of new ones on her profile.
There is one new Miriama Smith pic added to her agency profile, I’m not sure how new it is though… Her profile also mentions she has representation in Australia…
Lara Custance, seen as Harmony in The New Tomorrow and known for her role as Abi in BBC’s Paradise Cafe, has two new pics on her profile.
I also came across the profiles of Paige Shaand Haami and Zoe Robins. Time has sure gone quick snce they appeared as Cass and Faygar (respectively) from the Ant Tribe in The New Tomorrow! Both girls have work as models as well as pursuing acting work – I’m not sure how old the pics on their profiles are though.
For old times sake, here’s a pic of Paige Shaand Haami as Cass from when she was in The New Tomorrow, and here is Zoe Robins as Faygar.
… Time flies.
, is known amongst Tribe fans as being part of the British band Last Picture Show
. Well lately Matt has been working on a solo EP release, entitled ‘Awakenings’, which is due out later this year.
To keep up to date with his work and latest project, sign up to the Matt Robinson Official Facebook page. Expect links to demo’s soon.
Read up on Last Picture Show’s, which features Matt on vocals and piano, recent release Breaking The Cages here – definitely worth getting hold of!
So in 2008 I made this wallpaper here
to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of The Tribe…
Well, it’s 2011 now and to go with the recent online fan gathering on Facebook, here’s the new one. For your enjoyment. Or not… Click the pic below to download :)
I made some new characters for it, Ned, Tally, Andy, Lips, Teeth, Dimples, Gaians, Hawk, ‘Afro Techno’ (he appeared in series 4!), Mouse, Charlie, Lottie, Sammy and Gel. Can you spot them all?