[23 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
First look pictures at Chris Lilley’s new series Jonah From Tonga

After the announcement that all six episodes of Jonah From Tonga were to be made available on BBC iPlayer ahead of its linear transmission, the first images from the series have also been revealed.
Collaborating with ABC Australia’s internet TV service iview, BBC iPlayer will make the episodes available online from Friday, May 2 for just 48 hours, as Australia’s service does the same.
After this period, the episodes are to be removed and the show will broadcast on BBC Three from Thursday, May 8.
Chris Lilley steps into the role of Jonah …

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[24 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Jonah From Tonga – Official Trailer

14-year-old rebellious schoolboy Jonah Takalua is coming back — and every episode of Jonah From Tonga will be available on ABC iview from May 2 – May 4.

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[23 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
First look pictures at Chris Lilley’s new series Jonah From Tonga

After the announcement that all six episodes of Jonah From Tonga were to be made available on BBC iPlayer ahead of its linear transmission, the first images from the series have also been revealed.
Collaborating with ABC Australia’s internet TV service iview, BBC iPlayer will make the episodes available online from Friday, May 2 for just 48 hours, as Australia’s service does the same.
After this period, the episodes are to be removed and the show will broadcast on BBC Three from Thursday, May 8.
Chris Lilley steps into the role of Jonah …

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[17 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Chris Lilley’s Jonah breaks rules with an online first for ABC

Paul Kalina
In a first for a major Australian TV production, all six episodes of Chris Lilley’s keenly anticipated new comedy Jonah From Tonga will be released online before its broadcast on ABC1 next month.
The move mimics the strategies of US players like Netflix, maker of the Emmy-winning House of Cards, which is widely credited with changing the way viewers engage with TV content in the wired world.
The ABC/BBC/HBO production Jonah From Tonga has Lilley reprising the tearaway schoolboy and teachers’ worst nightmare Jonah Takalua, who was last seen being expelled …

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[17 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Lilley offers Tongan feast

Chris Lilley fans will get to see a “puckload” of his new mockumentary series Jonah From Tonga next month when the ABC makes all six episodes available on its popular iView internet service before it is broadcast on ABC1.
In what will be an Australian first, Jonah From Tonga will be available on iView from 4pm, on Friday, May 2 until 4pm, on Sunday May 4, allowing viewers to binge-watch the entire series before it premieres on Wednesday, May 7 at 9pm on ABC1.
Troublesome Tongan schoolboy Jonah Takalua was a character …

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[11 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Jonah From Tonga – Official Sites

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• Instagram
• YouTube
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[11 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Jonah From Tonga: Coming Soon to ABC1

Jonah From Tonga takes us on an adventurous journey into the life of 14-year-old rebellious schoolboy Jonah Takalua, his family, friends and the crew of teachers and counsellors who are exhaustively trying to help him channel his seemingly limitless energy into bigger and brighter things.
- youtube.com/jonahtonga

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[10 Feb 2014 | No Comment | ]

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