The official podcast for the hit New Zealand TV series, Westside.
The show has just finished airing in New Zealand and Australia and both season 1 and 2 are now available on DVD. Season 3 coming to TV3 (NZ) in 2017!
Westside Stories - episode 10
In our final podcast of the series, host Graeme Hill talks to Westside co-creator James Griffin who's currently storylining for the next season. They take a look back at season 2 and a look forward into the imagined "future" of the Wests and friends in 1982 which is the setting for Westside series 3.
See you next season!
Westside Stories - episode 9
This week the Westside Stories podcast gets political with John Minto, a central figure of the 1981 Springbok Tour protests and former National Chairman of the Halt All Racist Tours organisation, joining host Graeme Hill in the podcast studio.
Westside Stories - episode 8
Drugs, cars, booze, guns...all the fun stuff!
This week Graeme goes behind the scenes with Art Director Craig Wilson who reveals the secret to making fake cannabis look real, the secret to finding vintage props and more.
Westside Stories - episode 7
'Westside' producer Mark Beesley joins Graeme Hill in the podcast studio to talk about the making of the show including the casting, the soundtrack, the anarchic attitude of 1980s Auckland and the eternal appeal of the wonderful world of New Zealand's favourite westie family.
Westside Stories - episode 6
All Black legend and 1981 try-scorer Stu Wilson joins actor Will Hall (Detective Mike McCarthy) and host Graeme Hill in the Westside Stories podcast studio and they take a trip down memory lane as 'Westside' fan Stu recalls what it was like being a player on the field in the 1981 Springbok Tour.
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Westside Stories - episode 5
Graeme Hill is joined in the podcast studio with Westside's leading lady Antonia Prebble (Rita West) and DOP for both Westside and Outrageous Fortune, Marty Smith.
They discuss secrets from the set, cracking jokes during sex scenes, how to cry on cue and Marty tells everyone how to fix the settings on your TV for the best viewing experience.