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Thursday Apr 25
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1:00 Emmerdale
Long-Running soap following the ups and downs of village life amid the rolling scenery of the Yorkshire Dales.
1:30 Coronation Street
Long-Running drama with the residents of England's most famous cobbled street.
2:00 Millionaire Hot Seat
Who will survive the Millionaire Hot Seat? Six contestants go head to head to win the cash in this high-stakes, quick-Fire game hosted by Eddie McGuire.
3:00 The Finish Line
The more you know, the further you go. Knowledge equals speed as contestants battle it out to reach the finish line first. Action-Packed quiz fun with Roman Kemp and Sarah Greene.
4:00 Te Karere
Te Karere brings you key events and stories of interest to Māori as well as bringing a Māori perspective to the day's news and current affairs.
4:30 Deal or No Deal Australia
Join Grant Denyer in Deal or No Deal, the high-pressure, high-Stakes game of risk versus reward where contestants must beat the Banker to win a huge cash prize of $100,000.
5:00 The Chase
It's game on as teams of complete strangers work together to win money and try and defeat the Chaser, a ruthless quiz genius, who wants to leave them with nothing! Hosted by Bradley Walsh.

6:00 1news at Six
The nation's leading team of journalists brings viewers the latest news and sport, plus the most comprehensive weather report.
7:00 Country House Hunters: New Zealand
Candice and Brent are on a hunt for a coastal dream home in Tauranga, valuing the blend of urban convenience with the laid-Back vibe of beachside living.
7:30 Kirstie and Phil's Love it or List it
Kirstie and Phil meet Sarah and Jabzz in Cheshire. Sarah wants more space and a second bathroom, but Jabzz doesn't want to fork out more money. Will they stay or go?
8:30 Britain's Most Expensive Houses
In Surrey, Amy's on the hunt for a buyer for a stunning 1930s home with a professional recording studio that's hosted the likes of Pink Floyd and Paul Weller.
9:30 Coronation Street
Long-Running drama with the residents of England's most famous cobbled street.
10:30 Would I Lie to You?
Rob Brydon and team captains Lee Mack and David Mitchell are joined by guests John Cooper Clarke, Judi Love, Chris McCausland and Caroline Quentin.
11:10 Shortland Street
Drew picks up the pieces.
11:40 World's Most Dangerous Roads
Actor Will Mellor cajoles one of his best mates - comedian Keith Lemon - to join him on a high-Octane road trip in Albania. S4 E1

12:35 Inside Central Station
This Australian observational series gives viewers unique access to Central Station, and tracks the daily challenges of Sydney trains, one of the world's biggest and busiest rail networks.
1:30 Te Karere
Te Karere brings you key events and stories of interest to Māori as well as bringing a Māori perspective to the day's news and current affairs.
2:10 Faith in Action
2:35 Infomercials
5:30 Te Karere
Te Karere brings you key events and stories of interest to Māori as well as bringing a Māori perspective to the day's news and current affairs.
6:00 Breakfast
Start your day off right (Informed and smiling) as the Breakfast team brings you the all latest in news, weather, sport and entertainment.
9:00 Celebrity Lingo
The simply fabulous RuPaul hosts the addictive word game - playing for charity are pop stars Kimberly Wyatt and Una Healy, sporting legends John Barnes and Katarina Johnson-Thompson, and more. S1 E5
10:00 Tipping Point
Fantastic quiz show in which four players take on a machine in the hopes of winning its 10,000 pounds jackpot. Only one can win!
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 1news Midday
The nation's leading team of journalists brings viewers the latest news and sport, plus the most comprehensive weather report.
12:30 Emmerdale
Long-Running soap following the ups and downs of village life amid the rolling scenery of the Yorkshire Dales.
1:00 Hyundai Country Calendar
Two shepherding brothers on a vast East Coast hill country station go on to buy the property and draw the community together for their traditional on-Farm sale.
1:30 Coronation Street
Long-Running drama with the residents of England's most famous cobbled street.
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12:55 Parks and Recreation
Leslie works hard to find a suitable candidate to be the new director of the Animal Control Department, but when she recommends April she must deal with difficult confirmation proceedings. S5 E18
1:20 The Big Bang Theory
Penny's hair products business becomes a complete nightmare when a caffeine-Addled Sheldon takes over. S2 E18
2:15 Two and a Half Men
Charlie encounters an ex who broke his heart. Guest starring Charlie Sheen's ex-Wife, Denise Richards. S2 E9
2:40 The Office U.S
Michael shocks Jim and Pam when he reveals the identity of the new woman he has been dating. Dwight apologises to Jim for years of torment with a strange peace offering. S6 E7
3:10 All New Wipeout
Hosted by John Cena and Nicole Byer, Wipeout will feature twists and new elements that will push contestants' athleticism and determination to even greater extremes and some wildly epic fails!
4:05 Tipping Point Australia
Hosted by Australian tennis legend Todd Woodbridge, Tipping point will push contestants' luck to the very edge in their quest to beat the mesmerising device and win mystery prizes and cash!
5:00 Neighbours
Return to the sun-Washed suburbs of Melbourne and the lives and loves, highs and lows of the residents of Ramsay Street!

5:30 Friends
Ross worries when his student-Girlfriend goes on vacation with her wild friends; Rachel tries to find a date for a ball; and Joey's refrigerator breaks down. S6 E19
6:00 The Big Bang Theory
Sheldon must decide how much "Amy time" is too much after she takes a job at his university. Meanwhile, Howard finds himself sleeping on Raj's couch. S7 E5
6:30 Home and Away
Cash throws himself between Stevie and danger. Kirby offers Valerie a kind ear. Leah discovers a difficult truth.
7:00 Shortland Street
Drew picks up the pieces.
7:30 Motorway Patrol
A motorway cyclist says he's riding 170 kilometres on his BMX with no gears; a swerving sportsman has downed some brews after training; and an intriguing modified bike that carries a wheelchair.
8:00 Renters
Hollie isn't just evicting a tenant and his dog, but hundreds of insect friends, in Auckland. in Christchurch, the Good Girls become Good Samaritans, delivering some surprising news to tenants.
8:30 MOVIE: Blades of Glory
The brilliant Will Ferrell, Jon Heder, Will Arnett and Amy Poehler star in this hilarious comedy about two ice-Skating rivals (Ferrell and Heder) who compete as a team after having been banned. (2007)
10:20 The Rookie
The team must rely on a criminal for his expertise to help take down an even bigger threat; Officers Chen and Bradford investigate the murder of an unhoused teenager. S4 E11

12:10 Party Down
Season Finale: Henry and the Party Down crew scheme to keep their latest party going all night. S3 E6
12:45 Emmerdale
Long-Running soap following the ups and downs of village life amid the rolling scenery of the Yorkshire Dales.
1:10 Faith in Action
1:35 Infomercials
2:05 Parenthood
Adam worries about the stability of his job. S2 E12
4:20 Neighbours
Return to the sun-Washed suburbs of Melbourne and the lives and loves, highs and lows of the residents of Ramsay Street!
4:45 2 Tunes
5:00 Infomercials
6:00 Les Mills Born to Move
Designed to nurture a life-Long love of physical activity, BORN to MOVE helps children experience the joy and vitality of moving to music, combining fun and fitness in way that children love.
6:25 Kiri and Lou
Kiri and Lou follows the adventures of Kiri, a feisty little dinosaur with overpowering emotions, and Lou, a gentle but thoughtful creature. Follow the friendship of these two prehistoric creatures.
6:30 Toi Time
Are you ready to kanikani? Join Tama, Māia, JoJo and guests including Aunty Anika (Anika Moa) as they dance, sing and have fun around their whare in this fun and educational new series!
7:00 Spongebob Squarepants
A yellow sea sponge named SpongeBob SquarePants, who enjoys being a cook at Krusty Krab, lives in the Pacific Ocean. He embarks on various adventures with his friends at Bikini Bottom.
7:25 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
After getting exposed to a mutant substance, four turtles become giants and start speaking and walking upright. They are trained by a wise rat, Splinter, in order to defeat an evil man, Shredder.
7:45 Brain Busters
Kiwi kids compete in a series of increasingly tricky challenges involving maths, memory, spelling and more - working towards the ultimate test of smarts and stamina, the Brain Buster!
8:15 Paw Patrol
No job is too big, and no pup too small! Ryder and the rescue dogs are up for the challenge, protecting their community one paw at a time.
8:40 Dora the Explorer
Dora, a seven-year-Old girl of Latin American descent, embarks upon numerous adventures in the wilderness with her friend Boots, a monkey, and a variety of fun and useful tools.
9:00 Infomercials
9:30 Les Mills Adult Classes
Les Mills and TVNZ are thrilled to be working together to offer you free access to renowned Les Mills classes; BODYBALANCE, BODYCOMBAT, BODYATTACK, LES MILLS CORE and LES MILLS GRIT Cardio.
10:00 The Drew Barrymore Show
Driven by humour and optimism, Drew Barrymore presents human interest stories and has heartfelt conversations with special guests.
10:55 Home and Away
Cash throws himself between Stevie and danger. Kirby offers Valerie a kind ear. Leah discovers a difficult truth.
11:25 Shortland Street
Drew picks up the pieces.

12:00 Tipping Point Australia
Hosted by Australian tennis legend Todd Woodbridge, Tipping point will push contestants' luck to the very edge in their quest to beat the mesmerising device and win mystery prizes and cash!
12:55 Parks and Recreation
A typo in the town statutes reveals how antiquated some of the town's laws are, and Leslie and Garth argue over whether they should be changed. S5 E19
1:20 The Big Bang Theory
While Stuart romances Penny, Leonard and Howard venture out into the world of "Ladies' Night" at a local bar. S2 E20
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12:10 Married at First Sight Us
The newly-Weds enjoy their wedding receptions, before spending their first night together. Will one groom heed the advice of his new wife's bridesmaids and bring the fire in the bedroom?
1:55 Outrageous Acts of Science
A look at the crazy science behind some weird and wonderful phenomena, including snoring humming birds, bands performing underwater and alligators frozen in ice.
2:55 Guy's Grocery Games
Guy Fieri's games put four comfort food experts to the test. First, they must make their signature dish while incorporating a list of mandatory ingredients.
3:55 Lakefront Bargain Hunt
A couple wants to spend time with family on the waterfront. They seek a home on Ohio's Lake Lakengren that suits their lifestyle. S8 E6
4:25 Kitchen Crashers
Alison Victoria sets out to turn a mismatched kitchen that's falling apart into a sleek and sophisticated kitchen and dining space that looks like a million bucks.
4:55 Gold Rush
Rick calls in his secret weapon, and Parker splurges big to keep his operation running. Fred's new alliance with the Claytons is tested when their cut is flooded.

6:00 Newshub Live
Newshub LIVE at 6pm presents comprehensive coverage of global and local news.
7:00 Gold Coast Cops
Alerted to a potential meth lab, the team execute a raid on the home of an alleged Bandidos bike associate.
7:30 7 Days
7 Days is back for some absolute hilarity that appeals to all Kiwis, hosted once again by our very own Jeremy Corbett.Guests include: Chris Parker, Abby Howells, Rhys Mathewson & more!
8:30 The Graham Norton Show
Graham is joined by Olivia Colman, Hugh Laurie, Romesh Ranganathan and Leah Williamson for his annual Hogmanay chat. with music from the stars of the West End revival of Cabaret.
9:50 The Good Doctor
Dr. Shaun Murphy questions the need for an elective surgery that will allow his young patient to smile for the first time.
10:50 Married with Secrets
Dr. Dirk Greineder is a highly respected man in an upper class community in Massachusetts - until a secret X-Rated addiction spirals, resulting in a gruesome murder.
11:45 Gold Rush (Encore)
Rick calls in his secret weapon, and Parker splurges big to keep his operation running. Fred's new alliance with the Claytons is tested when their cut is flooded.

12:40 Infomercials
Infomercials
5:30 Tiny House, Big Living
An active couple from Colorado want to build a home to suit their athletic lifestyle. They also want room for their three dogs. S7 E10
6:00 Am
The perfect way to start your day. the show promises to keep you informed, entertained and uplifted.
9:00 Infomercials
Infomercials
10:30 Gold Rush (Encore)
Rick calls in his secret weapon, and Parker splurges big to keep his operation running. Fred's new alliance with the Claytons is tested when their cut is flooded.
11:35 Tiny House, Big Living
A couple hope to create an amazing three-Level home. They plan to have vintage accessories, an upscale master bedroom and an outdoor movie theatre. S7 E11

12:05 Married at First Sight Us
After the receptions come to a close, the couples wake up next to someone they met less than 24 hours ago. But before they head on their honeymoons, how will they fare meeting with their new in-Laws?
1:50 Outrageous Acts of Science
A look at some of the internet's most astonishing trendsetters. from a blindfolded man catching an arrow to people jumping into a moving plane.
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12:00 Revealing Gallipoli
Gallipoli is not only an ANZAC story; some from France, England, Turkey, India, and more are featured in the tragic Gallipoli campaign.
1:35 Paradise Soldiers
The untold stories of Cook Islanders who have fought largely unrecognised alongside New Zealand soldiers since World War 1.
2:30 ANZAC Day Gallipoli Service 2024
LIVE: Coverage from ANZAC Cove in Gallipoli.
3:30 Last Man Standing
PREMIERE: the emotional journey of the last man standing, Sir Robert Gillies, to fulfil his wish that his mokopuna walk in the footsteps of the 28th Māori battalion eighty years on.
3:55 Taonga: Treasures of our Past
Historical Maori tales of romance, intrigue, murder, survival and heroism. Arapeta Awatere was a distinguished Maori leader - so why did he spend his last years in Mt Eden Prison, convicted of murder?
4:25 Breaker Morant
Three Australian lieutenants are court martialed for executing prisoners as a way of deflecting attention from war crimes committed by their superior officers.

6:15 Koros' Medals
When Billy loses his grandfather's precious war medal, getting it back is the least of his worries.
6:30 Te Mārama
NEW: Whakaata Māori's flagship news programme Te Mārama brings you the latest news that matters to Māori in Te Reo Māori - anywhere, anytime, on any device.
7:00 Te Kaiwhakaahua Pakanga: The Shooter of War
PREMIERE: the heroic and tragic stories behind Major Walter Downs Piiti Wordley's secret WW2 photos and diary of Māori Battalion life in WW2.
8:00 Stephen Fry Willem and Frieda - Defying the Nazis
PREMIERE: Stephen Fry investigates the inspiring and moving story of a gay man and a lesbian who led anti-Nazi resistance in Holland.
9:25 Balloon
PREMIERE: After initially failing to flee from the East to the West in a self built hot air balloon, two families struggle to make a second attempt.
11:35 Te Mārama
Whakaata Māori's flagship news programme Te Mārama brings you the latest news that matters to Māori in Te Reo Māori - anywhere, anytime, on any device.

12:05 Whakaata Māori
Whakaata Māori specialises in the stories of New Zealand. be entertained and informed with news, current affairs, sports, drama, documentaries and much more.
6:30 Pūrākau
Animated story time series for children focusing on Māori myths and legends. Haara lives in the great forest of Puket. Haara and her friends find medicinal plants to heal the people.
6:40 Pp Pao Pao Tamariki Karaoke
A lively tamariki show featuring pp from kōhanga reo across the motu singing traditional Māori songs with on-screen lyrics for interactive karaoke-Style learning.
6:45 Tākaro Tribe
Learning te reo Māori has never been easier. A, E, I, O, U, Pāpā Rākau and Kōkā make tikanga, te reo and waiata fun for everyone.
7:00 Darwin and Newts
An animated series for youngsters who love to figure out how things work.
7:10 Tamariki Haka
Children from kura across the country showcase their haka skills.
7:20 Te Nūtube
Two clever cousins, Atareta and Te Haakura, share their world with their followers.
7:30 Kia Mau
A fun sing-Along Māori performing arts series for children.
7:40 Whare Takataka
Pāpā Tei Nohotima shares waiata and karakia using a range of Māori tools and movement.
7:50 Island of Mystery
After escaping the slimy, scale-Covered ponaturi, Josh, Kazumi, Rangi, Kura, and Toro decide to search the creatures' village for the godstick.
8:00 Te Nūtube Haka
Welcome to the fifth season of Te Nūtube. a brand-new show with a twist- a kapa haka called Te Nūtube Haka. Join Atareta, Te Haakura and their whānau as they set the plan for Te Nūtube Haka.
8:30 Oranga Ngākau
Yvonne Te Wanihi Edwards presents uniquely Māori exercise workouts for young and old to keep fit and healthy.
9:30 Whānau Bake-Off
A baking show that pits whānau against each other in a battle for bragging rights.
10:00 Lucky Dip on the Road
A family game show series with a heartland community feel. Hosts Luke Bird and Marcia Hopa take the show on the road.
10:30 Rage Against the Rangatahi
What About Waitangi? Do non-Northerners care about Waitangi?
11:00 Te Reo Rangatira
A series of ten short episodes with a focus on an individual's journey learning Te Reo Māori as a second language. Featuring Brent Hamilton.
11:30 Haka Life - Web Series
A behind-the-Scenes look at the trials, tribulations and triumphs of Te Matatini champions, Ngā Tūmanako as they embark on some exciting kaupapa.

12:00 Whatta Beauty
Comedy Sketch Series. Most Faded Barbers is no ordinary barber shop, Owner Tomai Te Peeti, uses the challenges that he once faced to help save rangatahi, one cut at a time.
12:30 Haka Life Te Matatini 2023
A behind-the-Scenes look at the trials, tribulations, and triumphs of Ngā Tūmanako as they compete at Te Matatini Herenga Waka, Herenga Tāngata in Tāmaki Makaurau.
12:55 Haka Regionals 2024
LIVE: Coverage of the Tainui regional kapa haka competition held at the Claudelands Event Centre, Hamilton.
5:25 Yes to Success
Coming into South Auckland, Robett was determined to express an honest view on what the expectation would be on these kids as being part of the statistic.
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1:10 New Zealand's Air Force - Then & Now
In commemoration of ANZAC Day, take a journey through the history of the NZ Air Force. Surviving WWII pilots talk about the Air Force of old, while new recruits talk about the Air Force today.
2:05 Frasier
The Crane brothers play amateur detectives when they revisit their childhood home and find a human skull. They become obsessed with proving that their former landlord murdered his wife.
2:35 The Middle
As the Super Bowl approaches, Mike is thrilled when Brick starts taking an interest in football. Sue and Brad enter a square dancing competition. S2 Ep13
3:30 NRL Premiership: War v Gol
Coverage of the 2024 NRL Premiership Round 8: New Zealand Warriors v Gold Coast Titans at Go Media Stadium.

6:30 American Pickers
While Frank is on the mend, Mike and his brother Robbie crisscross Colorado to find a giant cow shaped RV. Meanwhile, Danni gets some good news about a special toy worth big bucks.
7:30 The Supervet
Season 8 premiere: Britian's favourite vet, Dr Noel Fitzpatrick, steps out of his comfort zone and uses his 30 years of experience to help the majestic and powerful animals of South Africa.
8:30 One Question
Claudia Winkleman hosts a general knowledge quiz show where contestants are asked just one question and given 20 possible answers, but only one of them is correct.
9:35 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!
10:10 UFC on Sky
It's a UFC ANZAC day special with Rav and Dan chatting with UFC Flyweight Kai Kara-France about his fighting future. Kevin Jousset and Carlos Ulberg also check in ahead of UFC Fight Night.
10:40 Skyspeed
The ITM Taupo Super 400 was the biggest local motorsport event of the year and Sky Speed was there with the action and interviews from all classes.
11:10 Silicon Valley
An over-Stressed Richard struggles to find Pied Piper office space, drawing the ire of a nosy neighbour, while Big Head's management style is questioned. S2 Ep5

12:20 East New York
When four party-Goers fatally overdose, the team's investigation is impeded by an ongoing DEA operation. Yenko deals with tension at home, and Sandeford prepares for a date with his ex. S1 Ep8
1:15 Closedown
Sky Open's regular programming returns at 6am with the best drama, factual, lifestyle, and comedy shows, plus free-to-Air sport!
1:30 Infomercials
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8:00 Ben 10 Ultimate Alien
When Victor Validus attacks Ben, the team fears that this may signal the return of the Hive and its dreaded Queen.
8:30 The Powerpuff Girls
After getting sucked into Jared's favorite board game, Buttercup is forced to team-Up with him in order to save her sisters.
9:00 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!
9:30 Wheel of Fortune
Contestants guess letters in mystery words and phrases to win money or prizes, all determined by a spin of the Wheel!
10:00 Infomercials
Brought to you by the Shopping Channel

12:00 American Pickers
In South Carolina, Mike and Jersey Jon fall hard for a grand old Southern home that's lost in time. S18 Ep40
2:00 Frasier
When Frasier and his neighbour Cam begin feuding, Martin and Cam's mother hatch a plot to patch up the relationship.
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