MTV VJs & Finalists: Where Are They Now?


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Viarni Bright - Most of you will know Viarni Bright as the latest Winner of The Bachelor NZ. As well as dating Zac Franich , she currently works as a national account manager for a boutique homewares company.


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Sam Morgan - The kiwi comedian makes hilarious skits and videos for his popular Facebook page 'Sams Life', which has over 156,000 likes. Sam has also interviewed the likes of Troye Sivan and Fifth Harmony.

Photo By Instagram - Sams Life


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Kristian 'Krit' Schmidt - After winning MTV's VJ search, Krit interviewed a number of celebs including Quentin Tarantino, Amy Schumer & The Rock. According to his Instagram bio, Krit is currently living in America and works for WAV Media.

Photo By Instagram - Talking Krit


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Bridie Morris - Bridie currently lives in New York and is signed with Ford Models & 62 Models. She is also a bit of a star on social media & has over 19,000 followers on Instagram.

Photo By Instagram - Bridie Morris


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Georgie Wright - Georgie moved to London in 2015 and currently works as a presenter for MTV UK. The talented kiwi also works full-time for i-D Magazine.

Photo By Instagram - Georgie Wright


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Darren Burnett - Darren works as an Instructor and Trainer for Les Mills. He also runs his own Film and Photography business in Christchurch.

Photo By Darren Burnett


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Samantha Shorter - Samantha lives in Amsterdam and is signed with 62 Models. Up until 2015, she also ran her own website 'Bright Eyes Blog'.

Photo By Samantha Shorter


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Olly Tomas - The DJ has been a member of the George FM team since 2014.

Photo By Instagram - Olly Thomas


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Victor Kalolo - Victor is now a mixed martial arts fighter, he's also currently signed with B&M Creative Artists.

Photo By B&M Creative Artists


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Amber Peebles - Amber's career has taken her all across the globe. She created 'The Down Low' back in 2010 and works as a fashion editor for Remix magazine. Amber is married to presenter Brooke Howard-Smith.

Photo By Instagram - Amber Peebles


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Jay Reeve - The former MTV VJ is now a radio host for Hauraki in NZ & co-owner of digital agency us&co. Jay is married to model Anna Reeve.

Photo By Jay Reeve


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Sam Kelway - Sam became a presenter for MTV NZ back in 2010. Now, he's a reporter for 1 News.

Photo By Twitter - Sam Kelway