Miriama Kamo TV Personality

Miriama Jennet Kamo (born 19 October 1973) is a New Zealand television presenter, host and producer. She previously hosted the current affairs programme, 20/20 on TVNZ. Kamo was born in Christchurch in 1973. She attended Aranui High School. She graduated from the University of Canterbury with a Bachelor of Arts in English in 1995. Kamo began her journalism career as a radio announcer and producer at National Radio. She then moved into television in the late 1990s, working for three years as an onscreen journalist and director for the issues and arts programme, Backchat. Kamo joined Television New Zealand (TVNZ) becoming a reporter for TVNZ's affairs programme, Sunday. She also worked as a backup presenter for ONE News, and Breakfast. Kamo currently hosts TVNZ's current affairs show 20/20, and is a weekend co-anchor for TVNZ 7's TVNZ News @ 8. In 2010, Kamo and fellow presenter Rawdon Christie anchored the live coverage of the aftermath of the 2010 Canterbury earthquake. In 2005, Miriama won Best Current Affairs Reporter at the Qantas Television Awards. In mid to late 2011, Miriama gave birth to a daughter, with her partner Michael.

Personal details

Date of birth
October 19th, 1973
New Zealand


1. University of Canterbury Colleges/University

The University of Canterbury (Māori: Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha; postnominal abbreviation Cantuar. or Cant. for Cantuariensis, the Latin name for Canterbury) was initiated and founded by some scholars from the University of Oxford in 1873 and is New Zealand's second-oldest university. It operates its main campus in the suburb of Ilam in the city of Christchurch, New Zealand. It offers degrees in Arts, Commerce, Education (physical education), Engineering, Fine Arts, Forestry, Law, Music, Social Work, Speech and Language Therapy, Science, Sports Coaching and Teaching.

Type Public university
Institution colors
8140 - Christchurch, Canterbury
2012. 12,390
2010. 13,590
2012. 3,410
2010. 2,083
Local tuition
2014. 5.99 K $
Official web page www.canterbury.ac.nz
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender

People attended University of Canterbury connected by profession and/or age

b. 1974., Comedian
b. 1973., Politician
b. 1970., Actor
b. 1969., Politician
b. 1976., Actor
b. 1975., Coach
b. 1970., TV Host
b. 1969., Composer

Movie performances

1. Under the Mountain (2009)

Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
played News Reader
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
9 Show list

Under the Mountain is a 2009 film based on the 1979 novel by New Zealand author Maurice Gee.


Top cast

Mr. Jones
Detective Gray
Uncle Cliff
Richard Matheson
Mr. Wilberforce
Constable Wood
Wilberforce Drone #1
Desk Sergeant
Wilberforce Drone #4
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Victoria Kelly
Richard Bluck
New Zealand

Regular TV appearances

1. 20/20

Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Languages Regular cast
Television New Zealand
1993 2003 English


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