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Thursday May 23
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7:00 Seven Sharp
Join Hilary Barry, Jeremy Wells and the Seven Sharp team for a fresh perspective on today's stories.
7:30 George Clarke's Amazing Spaces
George travels to West Sussex to meet couple Becky and Joe, who plan to build their first home together, a tiny house, on the back of an old trailer to enable them to live independently, debt-Free.
8:30 Mrs Brown's Boys - Exotic Mammy
It's the festive season in the Brown household and Father Damian has organized a Christmas decoration contest. Agnes is keen to enter, especially as it might mean getting one over her old nemesis.
9:10 Mrs Brown's Boys: Mammy's Tickled Pink
Christmas is just around the corner and Agnes already has her tinsel in a twist. Rory is getting plastic surgery, Cathy is hiding something and the family are insisting on a cost-Cutting secret Santa.
9:55 Coronation Street 2019
After a fruitless search, Johnny and Michelle worry for Carla's safety. Roy returns from Portsmouth. Meanwhile, Steve's business worries escalate.
10:55 1 News Tonight
11:25 20/20
Keep up to date with the best of international current affairs.

12:20 Beyond the Darklands
Nigel Latta looks at the life of Gavin Hawthorn, one of New Zealand's deadliest drink drivers, responsible for killing four people in Greytown.
1:15 Te Karere
1:40 Infomercials
5:35 Te Karere
6:00 Breakfast
Start your day off right with Hayley Holt, John Campbell and the Breakfast team, bringing you the latest in news, sports and weather.
9:00 The Ellen Degeneres Show
Comedian and host Ellen DeGeneres brings her unique brand of humour to her Emmy Award-winning talk-Show. Today Ellen is joined by Will smith and Naomi Scott.
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 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!

12:00 1 News at Midday
12:30 Emmerdale
Bernice confronts Graham and Nicola. Amelia is not in the Christmas spirit. Faith is pleased that her plan seems to be working.
1:00 Coronation Street Catch-Up
Liz confides in Michelle that her world has been turned upside down, Jim and Hannah discuss their devious plan and Evelyn refutes Tyrone and Fiz's theory.
2:00 The Ellen Degeneres Show
Comedian and host Ellen DeGeneres brings her unique brand of humour to her Emmy Award-winning talk-Show. Today Ellen is joined by Will smith and Naomi Scott.
3:00 Tipping Point
Quiz show in which four players take on an extraordinary machine in the hope of winning its £10,000 jackpot.
4:00 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.
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 Jamie's Quick and Easy Food
Jamie's recipes are perfect for those who love grub but don't have time for complicated cooking. Using five ingredients, these dishes are perfect for busy days - designed to deliver maximum flavour.
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7:00 Shortland Street
Jack convinces Prince to try again. Esther pushes aside her doubts. Boyd's date is a scorcher.
7:30 Police Ten 7
Tonight, a Wellington drunk driver thinks he can beat the system, and an unusual modification to a BMW instantly catches the attention of police in Christchurch.
8:00 Booze Patrol
Boozy drivers, lots of attitude and cops standing in their way. Buckle up for the high velocity series Booze Patrol!
8:30 First Dates Australia
Real singles. Real dates. Camera's capture all the awkward moments as they search for love in the First Dates Restaurant. in tonight's season finale, Dave rates himself a 10. Will his date agree?
9:35 Take Me Out
It's the dating show where a bachelor tries to impress 30 single girls and score a date. If the ladies like what they see, they keep a light on. If all lights go off, the bachelor goes home alone.
10:40 Two and a Half Men
S10 E22 When Walden encourages a depressed Alan to update his look and start dating again, Alan faces a moral dilemma when he attracts a married woman.
11:10 Police Ten 7
Tonight, a Wellington drunk driver thinks he can beat the system, and an unusual modification to a BMW instantly catches the attention of police in Christchurch.
11:40 Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
S5 E22 Coulson's life or death is the challenge the team finds themselves in, as the wrong decision will cause the destruction of Earth.

12:25 Izombie
S4 E5 While tracking the murder of a hockey player, Liv stumbles onto Chase Graves' evil plan. Meanwhile, Major is forced to make a horrible decision.
1:10 Shortland Street
Jack convinces Prince to try again. Esther pushes aside her doubts. Boyd's date is a scorcher.
1:35 Infomercials
2:40 How to Get Away with Murder
S4 E5 Annalise gathers signatures for her class-Action lawsuit with Bonnie is on her trail as their origin story is revealed. Michaela recruits Oliver.
3:25 Love Connection
Two singles are sent on three blind dates each, with the hope of finding a love connection. Then, they tell all in front of a studio audience, as their dates also react.
4:15 Judge Rinder
Judge Rinder is bringing the action of a courtroom to television and bringing justice to those who've been wronged.
5:05 Neighbours
Elly has a new enemy. Finn finds an unlikely confidant.
5:30 Tomorrow's World
6:00 Infomercials
6:30 Thomas & Friends
Connor is one of the fastest engines that visits the Island of Sodor, and is proud that he is always bang on time! But one day one of his coupling rods breaks and nearly derails him.
6:40 Masha and the Bear
Masha decides to paint pictures of everyone in the forest.
6:50 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.
7:00 The Zhu Zhus
Adventurous Frankie and her four extraordinary hamsters navigate life in Anytown, where anything's possible!
7:25 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.
7:50 New Looney Tunes
The heroic and mischievous Bugs Bunny is back, matching his wits against classic characters like Yosemite Sam and Wile. E. Coyote.
8:15 Art Attack
Unleash the artist within! Amidst pots of paints and coloured pencils, Art Attack offers creative ideas with loads of enthusiasm.
8:35 Sofia the First
A new school year begins for Sofia and her classmates, and when she realizes that her classmate Desmond has difficulties, she helps him to get along.
9:00 Infomercials
9:30 Faith in Action
10:00 The Middle
S5 E8 Frankie and Mike's romantic house-Sitting weekend is jeopardised by the home's technical difficulties, and the bratty neighbourhood Glossner kids invade the Heck household.
10:30 Neighbours
Elly has a new enemy. Finn finds an unlikely confidant.
11:05 Famous in Love
S1 E5 Its Paige's 21st birthday and all she wants to do is celebrate with her two best friends, but with her friendship with Jake still on the rocks, will her birthday live up to expectations.
11:55 Judge Rinder
Studio courtroom show in which criminal barrister Robert Rinder rules on real life cases.

2:00 Will & Grace
S4 E24 Jack has news: his new show is about to open and this year his show features magic. He decides to ask Karen to be his assistant - a disaster in the making...
2:30 Home and Away
Will the Morgans get on board and support Brody in his decision to leave the Bay? Bella frets that Raffy will blame her for Brody's departure. Leah worries about blurring the lines with Justin.
3:00 Shortland Street
Jack convinces Prince to try again. Esther pushes aside her doubts. Boyd's date is a scorcher.
3:35 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 louds snorts of laughter.
3:40 Pokemon Sun and Moon Ultra Adventures
Ash and Pikachu explore the Alola region, where they make new friends, and learn the secrets and mysteries their new home.
4:00 Fanimals
It's our Tuatara Gala to celebrate our special tuatara guest, the pressure is on in Mounted Games at the semi-Finals and we dive into a sea of paddling pooches at Bark in the Pool.
4:30 Friends
S6 E1 Ross and Rachel wake up with hangovers - and find themselves married. Chandler and Monica don't get married, but he asks if he can move in with her instead.
5:00 The Simpsons

5:30 Home and Away
Bella proves to be a challenge for everyone. Have Leah and Justin ruined their friendship for good?
6:00 The Big Bang Theory
S7 E1 Sheldon and Penny bond in Leonard's absence, but it's Sheldon's feelings that are crushed when Leonard returns from the North Sea.
6:30 Neighbours
Blackmail forces Elly to new lows. Karl receives a surprising gift. Chloe and Kyle scramble to keep their fling a secret.
7:00 Shortland Street
Boyd can't follow through. Chris can't live a lie. Leanne can't stop being a mother.
7:30 New: The Simpsons
S30 E12 When Lisa spots a new best friend from the window of the bus, she gets a taste of what life could be like with a different, more cultured family, and proceeds to try and live a double life.
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7:00 The Project
Hosted by Jesse Mulligan, Kanoa Lloyd and Jeremy Corbett, the Project combines news and entertainment to provide audiences with an intelligent, informative and engaging mix of the stories that matter.
7:30 All New Grand Designs UK
New Episode. Adrian and wife Megan want to build a family home in East Sussex made almost entirely out of concrete. They hope this raw, exposed, modular home will be the ultimate modern country house.
8:35 The Bounty Hunter
A down-on-his-luck bounty hunter thinks his fortune is finally looking up when he gets a call requesting him to bring in his bail-jumping ex-Wife. Starring Gerard Butler and Jennifer Aniston. (2010)
10:45 Newshub Late
Newshub Late is a late-Night mix of news, entertainment and pop culture.
11:15 NCIS
A marine sergeant is killed when she falls from a building, but her doctor, Grace Confalone, risks breaking patient confidentiality and urges Gibbs to investigate the death as a murder. S14 Ep3

12:15 Infomercials
6:00 The AM Show
Join Duncan Garner, Amanda Gillies and Mark Richardson for news, the best interviews and plenty of laughs. Fast-Paced, informative and fun, it's everything you need to start your day.
9:00 The Cafe
Hosts Mike Puru and Mel Homer return for season four of New Zealand's local morning show to bring a fun, fast-Paced local lifestyle and entertainment programme with cooking and special guests daily.
10:00 Infomercials
11:25 DailyMailTV
From breaking news to showbiz, crime, health, science and technology, DailyMailTV is must-Watch television that brings to life the very best of edgy and captivating stories from around the globe.
11:50 Face the Truth
New Episode. Raneisha says her son needs to get his act together and stop resenting her for not raising him.

12:20 All New Dr. Phil
New Episode. Tatiana says that, for 19 years, her father forced her to do drugs so he could physically and sexually abuse her, and she bore three of his children.
1:15 A Cry for Justice
Based on a true story, a mother must fight against the odds to keep her son from facing a life sentence when he is prosecuted for a death resulting from an accident. (2013)
3:30 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.
4:00 Newshub Live at 4pm
Susie Nordqvist presents comprehensive coverage of global and local news.
4:30 I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!
New Episode. Shane has to tackle a challenge that combines water, darkness and tight spaces. Could it be the scariest trial yet? Plus, another celebrity leaves the jungle. S5 Ep19

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 with 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 special guests Charlize Theron, Seth Rogen, Matthew Broderick and Zac Efron. S25 Ep4
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7:00 Whānau Living
Whānau Living focuses on Stacey Morrison's personal journey of discovery on how to balance a busy lifestyle, while being a mother of 3 young children, wife, radio and TV presenter.
7:30 Traditional Kai
Monique and Henry from MKR show their unique cooking style, focusing on Māori cuisine with a modern twist. Come and learn the steps to an affordable home-Cooked meal.
8:00 Funny Whare - Gamesnight
Stacey Morrison hosts this bilingual game show. Ani-Piki Tuari and Kimo Houltham lead tonight's contestants.
8:30 My Party Song
My Party Song brings the party to your living room along with your favourite Māori song birds, the Modern Māori Quartet.
9:00 Only in Aotearoa
It's back for another round with the brownest, funniest, and smartest sketch comedy on race relations in Aotearoa. from Māori hospitality to Māori driving lessons, nothing is sacred.
9:30 Jc Tha Barber
In this episode, JC is nervous as he gets ready to spar with a client who just so happens to be a World Champion Boxer. Featuring: Andre Berto & John Hennigan.
10:00 The Hui - Kaupeka Whā
Māori current affairs for all New Zealanders. Hosted by Mihingarangi Forbes, the Hui is the source for quality, credible Māori current affairs.
10:30 Te - Māori News
Te - your leading Māori news provider bringing you the latest news as it happens, delivering a more inclusive approach to Māori news by connecting directly to our communities, Te Māori.
11:00 Te Matatini Ki Te
Highlights from Te Matatini Kapa Haka Festival 2019, the world's largest kapa haka competition, held at Westpac Trust Stadium, Wellington.
11:30 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 Waiata Mai
Our four loveable puppet baby birds in Te Wao Nui o Tāne have gathered in the forest to learn and play. What waiata will we sing today?
6:40 Avatar
The much-Loved animated series now brought to you dubbed in te reo Māori.
7:10 Kāinga Whakapaipai
Join Ratema and Makurata on an action-Packed journey of self discovery, learning new techniques and practises to fulfil their daily household chores.
7:20 Pōtae Pai
Thinking about learning guitar? Why not learn to make one first? Krystal-Lee will show you how, in this episode that's sure to be a wild time.
7:30 Pipi Mā
An animation series for tamariki based on Pipi Mā, the world's first Māori speaking dolls.
7:40 Darwin + Newts
Darwin and Newts give Heni a hand in her garden with the help of their friends - the worms!
7:50 Kids Kai Kart
Join four different tamariki each episode as they share and prepare simple and delicious recipes.
8:00 Pūkana 2018
Award-Winning children's bilingual Māori language show Pūkana, bringing laughter and fun to children in New Zealand and around the world.
8:50 Kete Kōrero
Designed for young children and their families, we explore the values and lessons of well-Known Māori stories by combining live action drama with animation to open the world of Māori mythology.
9:00 Te - Māori News
Te - your leading Māori news provider bringing you the latest news as it happens, delivering a more inclusive approach to Māori news by connecting directly to our communities, Te Māori.
9:30 Cam's Kai
Cam goes to the Hobsonville market to find ingredients for his risotto and finds a man selling crickets.
10:00 Marae Kai Masters Special
A cooking show that has competitors' cook-Off to win prizes for their Marae.
10:30 My Party Song
My Party Song brings the party to your living room along with your favourite Māori song birds, the Modern Māori Quartet.
11:00 Whaikōrero
Oratory is a traditional and integral element of tikanga Māori. it remains so to this day some would say is more important now than ever as Te Māori faces the challenges of our time.
11:30 Ipukarea
Exploring the physical and spiritual significance of our waterways. Today, we hear about karakia and kaitiaki relating to Lake Taupō and the Waikato River.

12:00 Get Your Fish on
A no holds barred, adventurous escapade at White Island that's not for the faint hearted.
12:30 Funny Whare - Gamesnight
Stacey Morrison hosts this bilingual game show. Ani-Piki Tuari and Kimo Houltham lead tonight's contestants.
1:00 Haka Life
Follow Ngā Tūmanako to the Tāmaki regionals and experience what it's like to live that "Haka Life". (RP)
1:30 Shear Bro
It's the biggest annual event in Dannevirke - the A&P show - and Aria's crews are prepped and ready to compete. Koro is the cheeky MC of the show and Punga Mullins stages a comeback.
2:00 Ōpaki
Host Pānia Papa uses a range of language learning techniques, games, music and activities in te reo Māori.
2:30 Tauranga Moana Tauranga Tangata
Made for the iwi by the iwi, an authentic collection of distinctive kōrero from around the motu. Tonight: Tauranga Moana Tauranga Tangata.
3:00 Waiata Mai
Our four loveable puppet baby birds in Te Wao Nui o Tāne have gathered in the forest to learn and play. What waiata will we sing today?
3:10 Avatar
The much-Loved animated series now brought to you dubbed in te reo Māori.
3:40 Kāinga Whakapaipai
Join Ratema and Makurata on an action-Packed journey of self discovery, learning new techniques and practises to fulfil their daily household chores.
3:50 Pōtae Pai
Thinking about learning guitar? Why not learn to make one first? Krystal-Lee will show you how, in this episode that's sure to be a wild time.
4:00 Pipi Mā
An animation series for tamariki based on Pipi Mā, the world's first Māori speaking dolls.
4:10 Darwin + Newts
Darwin and Newts give Heni a hand in her garden with the help of their friends - the worms!
4:20 Kids Kai Kart
Join four different tamariki each episode as they share and prepare simple and delicious recipes.
4:30 Tribe
Music video series jam-Packed with local and international videos that that will get your party started.
5:00 2019 Waka Ama Sprints National
Extensive coverage of the 2019 Waka Ama Sprint Nationals from Lake Karapiro including behind the scenes stories and profiles.

5:30 Te Matatini Ki Te
Highlights from Te Matatini Kapa Haka Festival 2019, the world's largest kapa haka competition, held at Westpac Trust Stadium, Wellington.
6:00 Pukuhohe
The studio game show that puts two teams against each other in a game of wits to test their Reo skills and take out the championship title.
6:30 Te - Māori News
Te - your leading Māori news provider bringing you the latest news as it happens, delivering a more inclusive approach to Māori news by connecting directly to our communities, Te Māori.
7:00 Whānau Living
Whānau Living focuses on Stacey Morrison's personal journey of discovery on how to balance a busy lifestyle, while being a mother of 3 young children, wife, radio and TV presenter.
7:30 Family Rules
Sharna has just turned 21 and decides to cross something off her bucket list and face her fear of heights.
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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 Sal's NBL Live: Sharks vs Hawks
Tune in to Prime as we proudly bring you LIVE coverage from round 7 of the Sal's NBL as the Sharks take on Hawks.
9:30 Ross Kemp: Extreme World
Madagascar is best known for stunning wildlife and landscapes, but thousands have been driven off the land by bandits and the government is struggling to regain control.
10:30 The Pacific War in Colour
The Allies start building out Saipan into a forward base and B-29 anchor point. But just as the Americans are putting past battle lessons to good use, so are the Japanese.
11:30 The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Join Stephen Colbert for a satirical and comedic take on what's new and relevant, with Senator Kamala Harris and Kaitlyn Dever.

12:30 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!
1:00 Overnight
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 Codename: Kids Next Door
A mysterious treehouse hidden from adults is the headquarters for five friends known as Kids Next Door. These 10-year-Olds battle adult tyranny and defend kids' rights worldwide.
6:25 Legion of Super Heroes
A group of emerging superheroes band together with a young superman to defend the rights of the free worlds and uphold the laws, that is if they don't kill each other first.
6:50 The Powerpuff Girls
Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup use their ultra-Super powers to fight crime and save the city of Townsville (And the world) from forces of evil!
7:15 The Loud House
Lincoln Loud is the only brother amongst five older sisters, so life is pretty crazy! with a good plan, Lincoln and his best friend Clyde can handle anything his sisters throw at him.
7:40 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
The Turtles try to relax by playing a fantasy role-Playing game, but when it becomes real, they must learn the difference between fantasy and reality.
8:05 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!
8:30 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.
8:55 Tiki Tour
Hop on board the Tiki Tour bus as we take you on adventures all around New Zealand with our crazy team, and join in on all the fun, games, music and more!
9:20 Million Dollar Minute
Million Dollar Minute puts three players head-to-Head in a battle of general knowledge, where every correct answer is one step closer to one million dollars!
9:50 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!
10:20 The Doctors
Featuring a panel of celebrated experts dishing all the very best expertise, the Doctors focuses on those tough medical questions in a welcoming, open forum.
11:15 Hot Bench
Judge Judy's latest creation adds a new dynamic to courtroom disputes, with not one, but three judges exchanging lively debate before rendering a verdict on the hot bench.
11:40 Antiques Roadshow
Tonight's featured objects include what could prove the most valuable picture ever seen on the show, and what are believed to be the last signatures made by Edward VIII before his abdication.

12:40 Ed
S1 E3. Ed represents a client in court up against a lawyer from his old firm. Meanwhile, Ed realises his only choices for the manager position at Stuckeybowl are Phil, Kenny or Shirley.
1:35 Married with Children
Kelly finds herself coming between a couple. Guest Starring Alan Thicke and Nicole Eggert.
2:05 Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Join Stephen Colbert for a satirical and comedic take on what's new and relevant, with Senator Kamala Harris and Kaitlyn Dever.
3:00 Wheel of Fortune
Contestants guess letters in mystery words and phrases to win money or prizes, all determined by a spin of the Wheel!
3:30 Jeopardy
This is fast paced general knowledge at its best! Jeopardy provides a test of literature, history, science, the arts, pop culture and more. Can you keep up?
4:00 The Chase Australia
This isn't just a quiz, it's a race to the finish! Contestants must answer general knowledge questions to stay ahead of the Chaser in a tense and thrilling test for huge cash prizes.
5:00 Everybody Loves Raymond
Hit comedy starring Ray Romano as the family man who's got it all - including meddling parents and a loser brother who live just across the street! Also starring Emmy award-Winner Patricia Heaton.

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 Million Dollar Minute
Million Dollar Minute puts three players head-to-Head in a battle of general knowledge, where every correct answer is one step closer to one million dollars!
6:30 Pawn Stars
The Pawn Stars check out a fork from the wreckage of the Hindenburg, considered one of history's greatest disasters.
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 Bondi Rescue
In the most powerful episode, two people from the same family get in trouble at South Bondi and lifeguards must draw on every ounce of themselves to get them back to shore and resuscitated.
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