Profile

Location

Christchurch, New Zealand

Height

176 cm

Age Range

47–57

Ethnicity

European

Career Highlights


Jason is a household name in New Zealand, having worked as a broadcaster across television and radio for over 40 years. He began his career in children’s television, as the host of two popular shows, Jase TV and long-running show The Sun of a Gunn, and later becoming the host McDonald’s Young Entertainers. Since then, Jason has worked across a number of national television and radio stations, having landed gigs at both The Hits and More FM, as well as co-hosting hit reality shows such as New Zealand’s Dancing with the Stars, The Rich List and Wheel of Fortune. His feature film credits include Valley Party Girls and The Holy Roller. He’s also worked behind the camera as an accomplished director, producer and writer. Currently, Jason works as a speaking coach at Easily Said, a company which he founded that delivers one-on-one coaching to clients to help improve their storytelling skills for keynote speaking.

Feature Film.

2010The Holy RollerTV ChefDir. Patrick Gillies
2003Valley Party GirlsSchitzmeyer

Television.

2021TalkbackHimself
20157 DaysHost (Himself) (Presenter)
2013Best BitsHost (Himself) (Presenter)
2011What Now?Dir. Jason Gunn
2009Qantas Film and Television AwardsHost (Himself) (Presenter)
2007Dancing with the StarsHost (Himself) (Presenter)
2005Havoc's Luxury Suites and Conference FacilityHost (Himself) (Presenter)
2005Treasure IslandHost (Himself) (Presenter)
2001Cow TVThingee (Voice) (Voice)
2001Happy Birthday 2 YouActor (Feature)
2001What Now? 20th Birthday SpecialHost (Himself) (Presenter)
2000Look Who's Famous NowHost (Himself) (Presenter)
2000Look Who's Famous Now 2Host (Himself) (Presenter)
1999Small TalkHost (Himself) (Presenter)
1997SquirtHost (Himself) (Presenter)
1997Young EntertainersHost (Himself) (Presenter)
1996Jase TVHost (Himself) (Presenter)
1992After 2Host (Himself) (Presenter)
1992Son of a Gunn ShowHost (Himself) (Presenter)
1989The Rich ListHost (Himself) (Presenter)