John McRae

Producer

As a head of drama in New Zealand television, John McRae spearheaded a run of shows that were both local and export successes. McRae's four-decade television career saw him working in three countries, and winning two Emmy awards.

I didn’t realise it at the time, because I was young and stupid, but really John was a force for good in television. Philippa Campbell, quoted in Trisha Dunleavy’s Ourselves in Primetime