Curated by NZ On Screen team
Sir Howard Morrison (1935 - 2009) was a Kiwi show business icon. This collection is a celebration of 'Ol' Brown Eyes' on screen. From classic concerts and performances of 'Whakaaria Mai', to riffing with with Billy T James; from hosting Top Town, to starring in 60s feature film Don't Let it Get You, to a This is Your Life tribute. Ray Columbus: "He was a master entertainer".
Singer Ray Columbus offers a heartfelt reflection on his long relationship with Sir Howard, a friend he revered as ‘The Man’. Read more >
Comprehensive NZHistory.net entry on the life and illustrious career of the performer known simply as ‘Mr Entertainment’.
Many thanks to Ray Columbus and the Morrison whānau for their support in putting together this collection.