After starting in radio in 1991, Greg Boyed did stints as a reporter and newsreader, including time in sports. He moved into TV as a business reporter on regional channel ATV, then began the first of many gigs for TVNZ, where he has presented the primetime news bulletin, and produced late show Tonight. In at the launch of the five-day-a-week Seven Sharp, Boyed spent seven months co-presenting before returning to Tonight.

There was Greg Boyed manfully attempting to do the impossible – get a straight answer from Winston Peters. Brian Edwards on Seven Sharp, 13 February 2013
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Seven Sharp

2013, Presenter - Television

Seven Sharp debuted in 2013 on TV One's weeknight 7pm slot. It replaced long-running current affairs show Close Up. As TVNZ’s primetime post-news show, it has hosted major events like the general election leaders’ debate. Original presenters Alison Mau, Jesse Mulligan and Greg Boyed were replaced in the second series by two hosts: Toni Street and Mike Hosking (Pippa Wetzell sat in while Street was on maternity leave in 2015). Seven Sharp's debut marked a television journalism shift from one-on-one interviews, to a more conversational engagement with events of the day.

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Q+A

2004 - 2012, Presenter

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TVNZ 7 News

2008 - 2012, Presenter

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Fair Go - 30 Years on Television

2007, Reporter - Television

Popular consumer affairs show Fair Go is one of New Zealand TV's longest-running series. This episode — presented by its longest serving host, Kevin Milne — looks back at 30 years and 860+ shows of Fair Go. Amidst regular Fair Go stories, there is a flashback to the 1977 debut of original host Brian Edwards; retro segments on soapbox rights in Christchurch Square, blocked gutters, and neighbours at war; a 1982 spoof on the struggle to open screw tops on soft drink bottles; and a 1980 survey of NZ's most untrustworthy occupations (lawyers, car dealers).   Contact Fair Go here.

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The Last Word

2003, Executive Producer

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Flipside

2002 - 2004, Associate Producer

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Tonight

2010 - 2012, 2013, Producer

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Crime Scene

2007, Presenter

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Target

1999 - 2000, Presenter

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Fair Go

2005 - 2007, Reporter - Television

Popular consumer affairs show Fair Go is one of New Zealand TV's longest-running series. It began in 1977, devised by Brian Edwards and producer Peter Morritt. The TVNZ programme mixes investigative reporting (daring to "name names" and expose rip-off merchants everywhere) with light-hearted segments. Its roster of presenters has included Edwards, Judith Fyfe, Hugo Manson, Philip Alpers, Kerre McIvor (nee Woodham), Carol Hirschfeld, Gordon Harcourt, and longest serving host, Kevin Milne. A perennial favourite segment is the round-up of the year's ad campaigns.  

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TV One News

2004, Presenter - Television

In 1975 TV One launched with a flagship 6.30 news bulletin which went largely unchanged with the move to TVNZ in 1980. In a 1987 revamp, it became the Network News with dual newsreaders Judy Bailey and Neil Billington (replaced by Richard Long). In 1988, the half hour programme moved to 6pm. With the advent of TV3 in late 1989, it was rebranded One Network News; and, from 1995, extended to an hour. The ill-fated replacing of Long with John Hawkesby in 1999 saw it make headlines rather than report them. In 1999, there was another name change to One News.