Janine Morrell-Gunn

Producer, Director [Ngāti Kahungunu]

Janine Morrell-Gunn is one of New Zealand's leading children's television producers. She began her TV career in 1985 as a trainee director and producer at TVNZ, working on programmes such as Spot On and Fast ForwardMorrell-Gunn spent seven years as executive producer of TVNZ's Children's Unit. In the late 1990s she formed Whitebait Productions (now Whitebait Media) with her husband Jason Gunn. 

We're not Kerry Packer or Murdoch or Sky, we're not TVNZ, we're just Jason and Janine. Janine Morrell-Gunn on building a $7 million television studio in Christchurch with husband Jason Gunn, The Press, 22 May 2009