Orange Roughies is the name of a New Zealand drama television show created by Auckland-based film company Screenworks, the first season of which screened on TV ONE from May to July 2006. The second season has recently finished filming and is, according to TVNZ, due to screen sometime between October 2006 and January 2007. The first and second seasons were originally due to screen with no gap between the two, but due to poor ratings the programme was taken off air. An orange roughy, Hoplostethus atlanticus. is a type of fish.