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Friday May 25
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4:30 Funny You Should Ask
The game show where every question has a funny answer.
4:55 The Chase
It's game on as teams attempt to answer quick-fire questions in a 60-Second round, with each correct answer earning them £1,000!

6:00 1 News
The nation's leading team of journalists brings viewers the latest news and sport, plus the most comprehensive weather report.
7:00 Seven Sharp
Join Hilary Barry, Jeremy Wells and the Seven Sharp team for a fresh perspective on today's stories.
7:30 Extreme Cake Makers
Elite bakers turn cakes into works of art. Tonight, a 9 foot sign post cake; an edible kettle bell cake for a gym opening; and a birthday cake that's out of this world.
8:00 Call the Midwife
S7 E6 Barbara gets involved with a recently widowed pregnant woman, and Sister Monica Joan has her cataract surgery.
9:20 Coronation Street
Roy's hit with some unwelcome home truths; Peter makes plans to prove Nick wrong; and Eileen's stung by a poison pen.
10:20 1 News Tonight
10:50 Blindspot
Double Episode: After a set of tattoos produces multiple leads, the team divides into unlikely pairings to chase down a deadly underworld courier.

12:40 Te Karere
Te Karere brings you key events and stories of interest to Maori, as well as bringing a Maori perspective to the day's news and current affairs.
1:05 Infomercials
6:00 Te Karere
Te Karere brings you key events and stories of interest to Maori, as well as bringing a Maori perspective to the day's news and current affairs.
6:30 Hyundai Country Calendar
Paradise Found: Farming the historic Routeburn Station next to Mt Aspiring National Park is a balancing act between caring for the land and stock, and managing the many passing tourists and walkers.
7:00 Rural Delivery
Searching for an effective control for the Tomato Potato Psyllid in glasshouses. a visit to Stonyhurst in North Canterbury. and how a passion for truffles led to a new enterprise at Limestone Hills.
7:30 Infomercials
8:30 Faith in Action
9:00 Code: 1
An epileptic suffers a series of severe seizures, making his flight to hospital perilous; and the chopper crew is called to a farmer whose 1.5 tonne tractor rolled on top of him.
9:30 Tagata Pasifika
Tagata Pasifika is TVNZ's flagship Pacific news show, telling the stories of Pacific Islanders and its community.
10:00 Tipping Point
Quiz show in which four players take on an extraordinary machine in the hope of winning its 10,000 pound jackpot.
11:00 5 Star Family Reunion
The general knowledge quiz show where family memThe general knowledge quiz show where family members play across the globe in an attempt to win a family reunion holiday and a cash jackpot.

12:00 Coronation Street
Erica grows curious of Mary's defensive behaviour; Peter smells a rat; and will Aidan be able to contain his jealousy?
1:55 Nightmare Tenants, Slum Landlords
Final: the story of Lesley and Mark Irwin, who fell foul of a single mother who turned out to be a confidence trickster - she advertised their home as a rental property, and then stole the deposits.
2:55 Design Junkies
Each week ingenious designers create beautiful creations out of trash. Tonight, designers must create a working bicycle which is 50% made of bicycle parts and 50% from other materials.
3:55 Dream Catchers
Factual series that meets some of our most successful expats. Today, we deep into the Suffolk countryside to the idyllic retreat of a Kiwi who is one of the United Kingdom's top interior designers.
4:25 Radar Across the Pacific
Radar visits Niue and discovers how a country of only 1400 people survives, goes swimming with killer sea snakes and visits the island's only prisoner.
4:55 The Celebrity Chase
The Chase is on as British celebrities George Shelley, Bobby Savro, Faye Brooke and Katherine Ryan try to win money for charity. Can they outwit the Chaser?
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4:30 Friends
Emily tells Ross she'll give him a second chance only if he cuts all ties with Rachel.
5:00 The Simpsons
S17 E14 a monkey holds Bart hostage while under Homer's care, leaving Marge to figure out how to get her son back.

5:30 Home and Away
The Astoni's prepare for the worst; Ebony drives a wedge between Jasmine and Colby; Ash is back in the Bay!
6:00 The Big Bang Theory
S3 E1 the boys return from their freezing research trip to the North Pole, and Penny and Leonard finally give in to temptation - but must then deal with the awkwardness that follows.
6:30 Neighbours
The Brennan boys confront their Mum; Toadie's loyalties are tested; and will Chloe and Leo be exposed?
7:00 Shortland Street
Drew pushes everyone away. Zoe is caught out. Dylan lashes out.
7:30 The Simpsons
Homer and Marge recount the story of their transition from loving their life without kids to being miserable parents.
8:00 The New Legends of Monkey
S1 E6 as Monkey travels further into his past Tripitaka must act quickly before he is lost forever. on her journey she unravels the mystery of his imprisonment 500 years before.
8:30 The Big Bang Theory
S9 E3 the girls get together to throw Penny a bachelorette party, while the boys head to Mexico for Leonard's stag do.
9:00 Taskmaster
British game show with a difference. as the Taskmaster, Greg Davies sets a series of tasks for a group of comedians. Today: Who will bring the taskmaster the most satisfying item?
10:00 First Dates New Zealand
Season Finale: Tonight, in a series first, a mother and daughter duo tackle the dating world together. Meanwhile, one man loses his focus and finds an opportunity to swipe right.
11:00 8 Simple Rules
Paul has to face the fact that his son wants to start dating girls. Kerry envies her sister for getting a higher aptitude test score.
11:50 Scrubs: The Final Season
A case of guilty conscience plagues the med school when a student cheats on an exam and Dr Cox takes it out on the entire class. Meanwhile, Denise makes a startling admission of her own.

12:15 Less Than Perfect
Claude gets stuck in the middle when she tries to help Lydia and Jeb with their prenuptial agreement.
12:40 People of Earth
S1 E6 Comedy about a support group for alien abductees, and the sceptical journalists who writes about their encounters.
1:00 Shortland Street
Drew pushes everyone away. Zoe is caught out. Dylan lashes out.
1:25 Infomercials
2:30 The Fosters
Callie and her friends create buzz for Ximena's plight at an anti-Immigration rally.
3:15 Jeremy Kyle
Today on Jeremy Kyle: I'll prove your brother's the dad you'll never see our baby!
4:05 Judge Rinder
Studio courtroom show in which criminal barrister Robert Rinder rules on real life cases.
4:55 Regular Show
Rigby wants to prove that he can earn a paycheck from another job.
5:10 Neighbours
The Brennan boys confront their Mum; Toadie's loyalties are tested; and will Chloe and Leo be exposed?
5:35 Grandfathered
S1 E18 Jimmy finds himself out of his element when he falls for a stunning, powerhouse CEO who always manages to be one step ahead of him.
6:00 Paw Patrol
The PAW Patrol heads to the jungle to help their friend Carlos find his lost parrot, Mateo!
6:25 Thomas & Friends
Choo choo! the iconic blue tank engine is coming to your station. Join Thomas and friends for all new adventures.
6:35 Peppa Pig
Peppa Pig is a loveable cheeky little pig, who lives with her brother George, Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig. Her adventures always end happily with loud snorts of laughter.
6:45 Best of Chuggington Collection
Choo choo! Catch a ride with Wilson, Koko and Brewster, the newest members of Chuggington crew. Along the track you'll visit the countryside, have fun, and learn new things!
6:55 Jamie's Got Tentacles
When Erwin realises that his friendship with Jamie will only be a fleeting moment in the alien's life, the latter tries to console him. They can be snot brothers.
7:05 Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero
Penn Zero is not your average kid; every day he's zapped into another dimension with his friends to save the world.
7:30 Transformers Robots in Disguise
When a new army of Decepticons appear, Bumblebee must lead a new team of Autobots to Earth against their eternal foes.
7:50 The Legendaries
After the people of Alysia have all been reverted back to childhood, five heroes known as the Legendaries, reunite in an attempt to undo the spell and restore their adulthood.
8:15 Pokemon Sun and Moon
Ash seeks a new Z-Crystal.
8:40 We Bare Bears
Animated comedy series following three bear siblings, Grizzly, Panda and Ice Bear; as they awkwardly attempt to understand humans. It's obvious that being a bear in the modern world is tough.
9:00 Regular Show
The daily surreal adventures of a blue jay and raccoon duo that attempt to deal with their mundane jobs as groundskeepers at the local park.
9:10 Disney Walk the Prank
A team of practical jokesters create hilarious over-the-Top pranks for an online hidden camera show.
9:35 Disney Bizaardvark
Paige and Frankie are quirky 13-year-Old best friends who write funny songs and create music videos for their online channel, Bizaardvark.
10:00 Fresh
Kiwi comedy the Breaker Uperers' has just hit cinemas and to give you an inside scoop, one of the stars is here to host Fresh - Ana Scotney! Join Ana at the premiere of this crack up movie.
10:30 Regular Show
Mordecai and Rigby go on a quest to find a rare, golden video game patch.
10:40 The Barefoot Bandits
The volcano at the center of Ngaro is about to blow, forcing everyone to move. When the Bandits discover the cause of the eruption, they enlist an old foe to help thwart the threat.
11:05 Melissa & Joey
Mel must hire a manny when her niece and nephew are sent to live with her.
11:35 First Dates New Zealand
Season Finale: Tonight, in a series first, a mother and daughter duo tackle the dating world together. Meanwhile, one man loses his focus and finds an opportunity to swipe right.

12:35 Survivor New Zealand
Tonight, a fall-Out at tribal council has left one castaway isolated and alone. But just when things seemed to take a turn for the worst, Matt Chisholm throws a curveball at the two tribes.
2:10 The 100
Jasper and Bellamy go on a quest. Meanwhile, Clarke struggles to keep the peace after word of Jaha's discovery spreads.
3:10 Once Upon a Time
Eager to harness her burgeoning magical skills, Robin engages in a risky relationship with Mother Gothel. Roni and Kelly strike a deal with Eloise, desperate to save Lucy from her mysterious illness.
4:10 You're Back in the Room UK
Final: You're Back in the Room is the game show in which five complete strangers take on a series of simple games while under the power of hypnosis.
5:10 Big Hero 6
From the team behind Frozen and Wreck-It Ralph comes the action-Packed adventure of a boy genius and his robot companion who team up to save their city.
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4:30 Entertainment Tonight
ET covers entertainment news stories on celebrities, film, television, music, fashion, award shows and special events in a trend-setting, ground-Breaking format.
5:00 Family Feud Australia
It's the Australian version of Family Feud. Watch Aussie families battle against each other, answering questions that have been put to 100 people to determine the most popular responses.

5:30 Modern Family
Manny and Luke's little league team unexpectedly makes it into a playoff game, so Claire and Cameron scramble to find a location and decide to do a makeover on a rundown field. S4 Ep10
6:00 Newshub Live
Newshub Live at 6pm presents comprehensive coverage of global and local news.
7:00 The Project
Hosted by Jesse Mulligan, Kanoa Lloyd and Jeremy Corbett, the Project combines news and entertainment to provide audiences an intelligent, informative and engaging mix of the stories that matter.
8:00 All New the Graham Norton Show
New Episode. Graham is joined by Emilia Clarke, Gloria Estefan, David Tennant, Miriam Margolyes and Leon Bridges. S23 Ep7
9:00 7 Days
New Episode. Host Jeremy Corbett and team leaders Paul Ego and Dai Henwood are joined by fellow comedians Jeremy Elwood, Becky Lucas, Cori Gonzalez-Macuer and Urzila Carlson.
9:45 Funny Girls
New Episode. the Funny Girls will have you laughing at your least favourite time of the month. Plus, the worst cult of all time and the greatest female icon in history! S3 Ep3
10:15 Newshub Late
Newshub Late is a late-Night mix of news, entertainment and pop culture.
10:45 Bob's Burgers
New Episode. When a malicious juice truck owner tries to set up shop in the Belchers' alley, Louise devises a plan to win back their turf. S8 Ep18
11:15 Hawaii Five-O
Five-O investigates the death of a wealthy recluse who is found dead in a remote field with nearly one million dollars in counterfeit bills. S6 Ep4

12:10 Infomercials
6:00 Charles Stanley
6:30 The Project
Hosted by Jesse Mulligan, Kanoa Lloyd and Jeremy Corbett, the Project combines news and entertainment to provide audiences an intelligent, informative and engaging mix of the stories that matter.
7:25 Infomercials
9:30 Newshub Nation
Hosted by Lisa Owen, Newshub Nation is an in-Depth weekly current affairs show focusing on the major players and forces that shape New Zealand.
10:30 Married at First Sight USA
The experts learn whether the couples have decided to stay married or get a divorce. S2 Ep14

12:00 Dancing with the Stars
New Episode. Ten couples remain in the competition, and tonight seven couples attempt to win your votes and the judge's points by dancing live!
2:30 9JKL
New Episode. After Harry scales back to a four-Day work week, Josh suggests he take acting class on Fridays to avoid spending the day together. S1 Ep14
3:00 Survivor: Ghost Island
Catch an all new episode of Survivor: Ghost Island fast-Tracked from the States. S36 Ep14
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Final. It's game time! Who will be crowned Sole Survivor? Find out in the epic feature-length Grand Final, fast-Tracked from the States. S36 Ep15

6:00 Newshub Live
Newshub Live at 6pm presents comprehensive coverage of global and local news.
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4:30 Kina's K9s
Kina's K9s is a good humoured, family show hosted by Kina the kuri. Kina takes viewers into the homes and kennels of both special dog owners and their prized kuri.
5:00 Tangaroa with Pio
Pio Terei explores the domain of Tangaroa in fun-Filled fishing expeditions around Aotearoa.

5:30 Te Kāea
Presenters Piripi Taylor, Rahia Timutimu and the experienced team of reporters bring you the daily news, featuring local, national and international stories from a Māori perspective.
6:00 Senior Kapa Haka Regionals 2018
Footage of the senior kapa haka regionals around the motu. Tonight: Manawa Mai Tawhiti - Te Whenua Moemoea.
6:30 Te Kāea
Presenters Piripi Taylor, Rahia Timutimu and the experienced team of reporters bring you the daily news, featuring local, national and international stories from a Māori perspective.
7:00 Kawekōrero
We go inside the newsroom as the reporters dissect and discuss the day's news and events.
7:30 Experience
Weekly highlight, hosted program with fresh commentary and in-Depth analysis of matches and storylines from WWE Raw and WWE SmackDown Live.
8:30 District 9
(AO) An extra-terrestrial race forced to live in slum-Like conditions on Earth suddenly finds a kindred spirit in a government agent who is exposed to their biotechnology. (2009) (RP)
10:30 Senior Kapa Haka Regionals 2018
Footage of the senior kapa haka regionals around the motu. Tonight: Manawa Mai Tawhiti - Te Whenua Moemoea.
11:00 Te Kāea
Presenters Piripi Taylor, Rahia Timutimu and the experienced team of reporters bring you the daily news, featuring local, national and international stories from a Māori perspective.
11:30 This Week
Weekly highlight, hosted program with a fast-Paced feel appealing to audiences of all ages, where viewers catch up on the excitement from WWE Raw and WWE SmackDown Live.

12:00 Kawekōrero
We go inside the newsroom as the reporters dissect and discuss the day's news and events.
12:30 Māori Television
Māori Television specialises in the stories of Aotearoa. be entertained and informed with news, current affairs, sports, drama, documentaries and much more. Go to www.Maoritelevision.com for more inf
6:30 Tākaro Tribe
An entertaining show for kohanga reo tamariki, focusing on the Māori vowel sounds, noun usage and the spelling of base words in Te Reo.
6:40 Pūkoro
Join Tama, Hine, Pepi and the Pūkoro crew, as they sing, act, dance, and explore their way through the universe.
7:10 Te Nūtube
A series starring cousins Atareta and Te Haakura. Today: the girls make slime, and visit Motions Entertainment in Rotorua.
7:20 Nia's Extraordinary Life
Nia is a year older, has left primary school and is starting at a brand new intermediate school.Join her on a journey to find where her place might be in the big wide world around her!
7:30 ASB Polyfest 2017
Highlights from the 2017 ASB Polyfest, the largest secondary school Polynesian festival in the world, which attracts 9000 performers and 80,000 spectators.
7:40 Huritua
Moko is off camping and makes a couple of things that will help him on his trip.
7:50 Smooth
Jam packed with skits, music and competitions which will inspire, educate and entertain in one go!
8:00 Te Kāea
Presenters Piripi Taylor, Rahia Timutimu and the experienced team of reporters bring you the daily news, featuring local, national and international stories from a Māori perspective.
8:30 Mōrena
Join Kara Rickard and Clint Roberts as they bring you the very latest in lifestyle from a Māori perspective.
9:00 Celebrity Playlist
Features some of New Zealand's most famous faces sharing stories and their favourite music videos. King Kapisi selects today's tracks.
9:30 Kai Time on the Road
A tasty line up of unique Kiwi food products mixed with traditional Māori ingredients is on the menu today, with a selection of vinaigarettes, table seasonings, aioli and pate.
10:00 Kawekōrero
We go inside the newsroom as the reporters dissect and discuss the day's news and events.

12:30 Matau
A show about three young tāne who travel throughout the Far North fishing for knowledge and kai.
1:00 Schick 2017 Basketball Champs
Coverage of the 2017 Secondary Schools Basketball Nationals.
2:00 2018 the Pits TV
Speedway racing from tracks around New Zealand - covering multiple classes.
3:00 Waka Ama Sprints 2018
Extensive coverage of the 2018 Waka Ama Sprint Nationals from Lake Karapiro including behind the scenes stories and profiles.
4:00 Get Your Fish on
Big kingfish, big snapper, big personalities. Heading out from Whitianga with an epic grand finale that tests the mettle of our fisho's. (FINAL)
4:30 Marae Kai Masters
Marae teams from across New Zealand turn up the heat in this competitive cooking show to win prizes.

5:30 Te Kāea
Presenters Piripi Taylor, Rahia Timutimu and the experienced team of reporters bring you the daily news, featuring local, national and international stories from a Māori perspective.
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4:00 Antiques Roadshow
Within the Great Hall of Birmingham University Fiona Bruce and the team will uncover a bronze lion gifted to MGM in the 1950s, and a painting from the 1920s bought for only 20.
5:00 Frasier
A psychotherapy partnership between Frasier and Niles brings out the worst in their relationship.

5:30 Prime News
Join the Prime News team first at 5.30pm, for all the day's top current events, sports news and to see how the weather is in your region.
6:00 American Restoration
Rick and his team have a chance to restore an extremely rare department store x-Ray machine from the 1940s used to fit shoes. Can Rick put his best foot forward to safely service this device?
6:30 Pawn Stars
Things get surreal for the Pawn Stars when the guys check out an original painting by Salvador Dali. Known for his eccentric artwork, is this just too strange for the shop?
7:00 The Crowd Goes Wild
Join the team for an alternative dose of sports news, delivering the best (And worst) sporting moments the only way they know how, with a little cheek!
7:30 Best of Top Gear
Richard drives a chilli, Jeremy takes to interior design, and former Jedi Knight, Ewan McGregor, uses 'the force' on the track as the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car.
8:30 Seal Team
S1 Ep15. Jason and the SEAL Team close in on avenging the deaths of Echo Team when they find the money that funded their murder on a nearby poppy farm that was previously used to make heroin.
9:30 NCIS: New Orleans
S4 Ep12. Sebastian receives a plea for help from his highschool friend after her business partner is killed at a gaming convention. But could his friend be a hacker the FBI has been tracking?
10:30 The Late Show
Join Stephen Colbert for a satirical and comedic take on what's new, with Anne Hathaway, David Sedaris and a stand-Up comedy performance by Ahmed Bharoocha.
11:30 The Crowd Goes Wild
Join the team for an alternative dose of sports news, delivering the best (And worst) sporting moments the only way they know how, with a little cheek!

12:00 Prime
Prime's regular programming returns at 6am with the best drama, factual, lifestyle and comedy shows, plus free-to-Air sport! Check out primetv.co.nz for details.
6:00 Avatar: The Last Airbender
The world is divided into four nations, each represented by a natural element, and only the Avatar can master all four elements to save the world from the Fire Nation.
6:25 Ben 10: Ultimate Alien
A year after Ben Tennyson defeated Vilgax, he's known the world over as a hero. to kids, anyway. Armed with his new Ultimatrix, Ben, Gwen and Kevin are ready for more action!
7:15 League of Super Evil
Armed with a whole new approach to badness, follow four bumbling Super Villains who have set their sights on total neighbourhood domination!
7:40 Duck Dodgers
Daffy Duck is the semi-Heroic yet incompetent space captain Duck Dodgers. Thawed out from the past, he travels across the galaxy and makes missions far more difficult than they need to be.
8:05 Batman: Brave and the Bold
Batman isn't going it alone this time! Teaming up with other heroes from the DC universe, they deliver nonstop action and adventure in their quest to uphold justice.
8:30 Henry Danger
13-year-Old Henry Hart finds himself helping Captain Man as his sidekick, keeping the secret from his family and friends.
8:55 The Thundermans
Phoebe and Max are twins, sharing a birthday, a school, and a set of superpowers thanks to their super-Powered parents. But Phoebe popped out good, and Max came out evil.
10:00 Robot Wars
The preliminary heats start to gain traction as a new group of contestant's battle it out to be crowned the Robot Wars champion.
11:00 The Crowd Goes Wild Omnibus
Join the team for an alternative dose of sports news, delivering the best (And worst) of the week's sporting moments the only way they know how, with a little cheek!

1:30 NRL Try Time
Missed the latest NRL action? Lara Pitt showcases the best tries from the NRL Telstra Premiership in a jam-Packed hour.
2:30 Storage Hunters
In Vegas, an old rivalry resurfaces. Later, a locker reveals a covered item that's thought to be a vintage car, but when the bidding ends will the buyer drive away with a fortune or failure?
3:00 Celebrity Antiques Road Trip
Midsomer Murders star Neil Dudgeon takes on friend and acting royalty Dame Diana Rigg in a quest for antique glory, travelling around native Yorkshire in classic cars with experts.
4:00 Domestic Netball
Catch the highlights from week three of the ANZ Premiership, as our domestic teams battle it out on the court in New Zealand's premier netball tournament.
5:00 ITM Fishing Classics
The team take on a world first by attempting to place a satellite tag into a marlin, without hooking it. Follow this adventure that takes the team from the Far North through to Norfolk Island.
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