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Saturday Dec 5
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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 Britain's Got Talent
It's the spectacular finale! After a series which has showcased the best variety, from magicians, comedians, acrobats, dancers & singers, the final acts go head-to-Head to win the votes of Britain.
8:00 Lotto
8:05 Britain's Got Talent Continued
It's the spectacular finale! After a series which has showcased the best variety, from magicians, comedians, acrobats, dancers & singers, the final acts go head-to-Head to win the votes of Britain.
9:40 The Apprentice UK
M-L / S14 E1 Sixteen candidates are hoping to scoop a £250,000 investment from Lord Alan Sugar, a British business magnate with an estimated net worth of about £1.15 billion. Tonight, they head to Malta.
10:55 World on Fire
16-VLC / in this heart-Stopping drama, the story of WWII is told through the lives of people from all sides of the conflict. Tonight, Tom finds himself in the middle of a naval battle in the South Atlantic.

12:15 The Family Law
PG S3 E4 Benjamin tries to find a partner for the school dance, while Jenny decides to give internet dating a go.
12:45 The X Factor: The Band
Girl groups and boy bands battle it out to be crowned the UK's newest pop sensations! Tonight, the girls take the arena stage.
2:15 Coronation Street 2020
PG Michael leaves a desperate message on Grace's phone, and Carla and Peter try to talk things out.
4:20 Infomercials
5:30 Leading the Way with Dr. Michael Youssef
6:00 Heathrow: Britain's Busiest Airport
Go behind the scenes at Britain's biggest and busiest international airport! Follow the men and woman who work around the clock to get thousands of passengers to their destinations on time.
6:25 Biggest and Baddest
PG Following the trail of legendary and potentially lethal animals around the world, Niall McCann sets off to capture, measure and expose the truth about these larger than life creatures.
7:15 Tagata Pasifika
We hear a Pacific survivor's story of abuse in care, and we catch up with the Moana Pasifika rugby team ahead of their first ever match.
7:40 Praise be
Chris Nichol presents a programme of hymns and carols for the second Sunday in Advent.
8:10 The Living Room
Australian lifestyle programme that delves into a range of topics such as renovations, travel, pet advice and cooking. Plus, there are special guests and studio banter in each episode.
9:00 Q+A
Join Jack Tame and the team and find the answers to the questions that matter. Made with the support of NZ on Air.
10:00 Marae
Marae is your way into the Māori world and the issues that matter. Māiatanga, whanaungatanga, manaakitanga - we bring you stories with heart.
10:30 Waka Huia
Waka Huia is an iconic archival documentary series recording the unique stories and histories of Maori for all New Zealanders.
11:00 Attitude
In what has been a tough year for many, we celebrate the achievements of Kiwis living with disabilities and their supporters. Join us as we highlight some of our finalists from around the country.
11:30 Fair Go
Join Pippa Wetzell, Hadyn Jones and the Fair Go team as they stand up for the underdogs and consumer rights.
11:55 Paramedics
PG-C Australia's ambulance crews fight to save lives in a race against time! Today, Taz and Amanda treat a swimmer who collapses after leaving a sauna. Matt takes flight to help an unconscious child.

12:55 World's Worst Flights
PG Using jaw-Dropping footage recorded by those on board, passengers reveal what it's like to endure the scariest things that happen in the skies.
1:55 George Clarke's Amazing Spaces
George travels to Yorkshire, to meet Jasmine and Rupert, who plan to convert an old German fire truck into a cabin on wheels to take around Europe, satisfying what they call a quarter-Life crisis.
2:55 World's Most Secret Homes
Season Final: a clifftop villa complete with indoor & outdoor pools, its own lift and with coastal views. Plus, a riverside residence that reflects the local wildlife, complete with a secret cellar.
3:55 Coronation Street Special: Stories...
PG-C ... That Gripped the Nation. Coro Street has continually made headlines, broken new ground in television, challenged taboos and reflected changes in society.
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!

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 Hyundai Country Calendar
A couple change career and go market gardening, but their new land turns out to be heavy clay unsuitable for growing. Instead of giving up, they work out how to make it highly productive.
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5:55 Best of Travel Guides Australia
PG our bonza, ripper, fair dinkum Aussie travel guides head to the Gold Coast to indulge in a week of 5-Star hotel luxury at Palazzo Versace; will they rate it or hate it?!
7:00 MOVIE: Race to Witch Mountain
PG-VC a Las Vegas taxi driver enlists the help of a UFO expert to protect two siblings with paranormal powers from the clutches of evil. Starring Dwayne Johnson, AnnaSophia Robb and Alexander Ludwig. (2009)
9:00 MOVIE: 2012
M-VLC / from the director of Independence Day comes this spectacular blockbuster where one man (John Cusack) tries to keep his family alive when a series of natural disasters begin to unfold. (2012)

12:00 MOVIE: The Departed
18-VL / An undercover cop and a mole in the police attempt to identify each other while infiltrating an Irish gang! This thrilling crime drama stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon and Jack Nicholson. (2006)
2:45 MOVIE: Constantine - City of Demons
16-VLSC / a decade after a tragic mistake, family man Chas and occult detective John Constantine set out to find a cure for Chas's daughter's supernatural coma. (2018)
4:20 You're Back in the Room NZ
Join Jason Gunn as he hosts as four Kiwis play utterly simple games for money... all whilst hypnotised.
5:30 Masterstroke
6:00 Blaze and the Monster Machines
AJ, an eight-year-Old boy, and his monster truck Blaze are the best racing team in Axle City. They embark on various adventures together and try to solve problems related to science and maths.
6:20 Takaro Tribe
Come join the Takaro Tribe as they sing and dance their way through their magical alphabet forest, meeting friends and whanau and learning as they go.
6:35 Ducktales
When Dewey invents a holiday that allows the triplets to be only children for a day, each realises they need their brothers more than they thought.
6:55 Powerpuff Girls
After Bubbles gets blasted with Man Boy's beard ray, she wreaks havoc in the most manly and adorable way possible.
7:05 My Little Pony: Pony Life
A look at the funny side of friendship with Sugarcube Corner as the centre of the world, and Pinkie pie serves the best cupcakes to her friends.
7:30 MOVIE: Dolphin Tale 2
Inspired by a true story, an extraordinary dolphin faces her greatest challenge yet. Starring Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd and Harry Connick Jr. (2014)
9:15 Wallace & Gromit: The Wrong Trousers
Wallace is used by a criminal penguin in a robbery involving mechanical trousers, and Gromit must save the day.
9:45 Regular Show
PG 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.
9:55 Shortland Street
PG Tillie's chickens come home to roost. Marty and Karl expose themselves. Harper takes the sweet with the sour.

12:00 MOVIE: Freaky Friday
A warring mother and daughter's fortune cookies are cursed and they wake up the next morning trapped in each other's bodies. Starring Jamie Lee Curtis and Lindsay Lohan. (2003)
2:00 Home and Away
PG Leon sends out an ominous warning to the Paratas, Roo and Owen struggle to navigate their tricky reconciliation, and Leah is petrified when Justin's condition worsens.
4:30 Bob Hearts Abishola
S1 E15 on Valentine's Day, when it comes to showing affection, Bob and Abishola have to find a way to meet each other in the middle.
5:00 Ellen's Game of Games
Ellen DeGeneres brings all the fun as contestants play supersized versions of the most popular games from her talk show. Tonight - a festive holiday special!

6:00 New: America's Got Talent
Five acts will move on to the finals and K-Pop group BTS perform.
7:00 MOVIE: Fantastic Beasts And...
PG-C ...Where to Find Them. from JK Rowling comes the adventures of Newt Scamander in New York's secret magical community; 70 years before Harry Potter reads his book! Starring Eddie Redmayne. (2016)
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6:00 Newshub Live
Newshub Live at 6pm presents comprehensive coverage of global and local news.
7:00 Bondi Rescue
Harrison's life is put on the line when he attempts to save a brother and sister who, in their panic, start to drown the lifeguard that is there to rescue them. S13 Ep10
7:30 Mega Zoo
New episode. Much-Loved African wild dog Maana has a scare on the operating table. Then, a dangerous job arises for the team when a crocodile is in need of treatment. S1 Ep9
8:30 MOVIE: A Million Ways to Die in the West
16-VLS / as a cowardly farmer begins to fall for the new woman in town, he must put his courage to the test when her husband announces his arrival. Stars Seth MacFarlane (2014)
10:45 MOVIE: Killer Night Shift
16-V / a pregnant woman gets additional help from two home care nurses. Unbeknownst to her, one of them has a vendetta against her husband and her own plans for their baby. (2018)

12:40 Infomercials
Infomercials
5:00 Brian Houston
Brian Houston @ Hillsong TV is a half-Hour Christian television program that features Brian's teaching from the Hillsong Church services in Sydney, Australia
5:30 Charles Stanley
Charles Stanley
6:00 Life TV 260
Life TV 260
6:30 Brian Houston
Brian Houston @ Hillsong TV is a half-Hour Christian television program that features Brian's teaching from the Hillsong Church services in Sydney, Australia
7:00 Charles Stanley
Charles Stanley 2049
8:00 Life TV 260
Life TV 260
8:30 Turning Point with David Jeremiah
Turning Point with David Jeremiah
9:00 R & R
NZ History is about to be introduced into the school curriculum, but from whose perspective will the stories be told? Eru and K'Lee are joined by Graham Ball & Arizona Leger. S1 Ep11
9:30 Open Homes
Join our expert home and garden designer hosts Michael and Carlene Duffy, as they take a tour through some of the most awe-Inspiring properties you'll ever see. S1 Ep6
10:00 Newshub Nation (Encore)
Hosted by Simon Shepherd, Newshub Nation is an in-Depth weekly current affairs show focusing on the major players and forces that shape New Zealand.
11:00 Nature's Greatest Talents
Finale. Part 3 of 3. This episode investigates how animals have evolved to avoid their predators and successfully catch their prey - by appearing to disappear!

12:00 Mega Zoo (Encore)
New episode. Much-Loved African wild dog Maana has a scare on the operating table. Then, a dangerous job arises for the team when a crocodile is in need of treatment. S1 Ep9
1:00 CRC Motorsport
Shaun Summerfield hosts CRC Motorsport, New Zealand's most popular motorsport show presenting motorsport action from New Zealand and around the world free to air on Three.
1:01 Mobil 1 the Grid
Offering a behind the scenes VIP pass to the world of motorsport, Mobil 1 the Grid delivers the most comprehensive coverage of 4 wheel racing on television. Ep9
1:30 All New Muscle Garage
PG Muscle Garage is a show about Kiwis and some of our very best muscle car rides! If you're into horsepower, sweet rides and muscle then this is the show for you. S7 Ep8
1:55 Wanganui Street Race 2019
For any motorcycle fan in New Zealand there's only one place to be on Boxing Day and that's the infamous Cemetery Circuit in Wanganui. Round 3 - Part 2
3:00 Dtm
18 spectacular races, three different countries - in special times, the 2020 DTM promises a particularly challenging but also varied programme. Round 7: Zolder
3:55 Western Springs Speedway NZ
We see Midget Grand Slam Series, Super Saloons, Superstocks Challenge, NZ Midget Champs, the Barry Butterworth Memorial and Modifieds Dash for Cash on the Grand Final Night!
4:55 The ITM Fishing Show Classics
PG the best of the ITM Fishing Show has been selected to bring you the ITM Fishing Show Classics! Fishing action from NZ and the world's hottest fishing spots.
5:25 All New Fish of the Day
New Episode. Join Clarke Gayford as he challenges himself to catch on line, and then spear a fish synonymous with each world class travel destination that he's in. S5 Ep9

6:00 Newshub Live
Newshub Live at 6pm presents comprehensive coverage of global and local news.
7:00 The Block Australia
PG New episode. Which team takes home $10,000 cash and which team's room do the judges deem a disaster? S16 Ep12
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5:30 Matangi Rau
Renovation series with a difference, that pulls the community together to give some much needed love to tired and run-Down Kōhanga across Aotearoa!
6:30 Ngā Whetū O Te Kohu
Made for the iwi by the iwi, an authentic collection of distinctive kōrero from around the motu.
7:00 Emma's Chance
PG While fulfilling her community service hours at a horse rescue ranch Emma forms an unlikely bond with an abused show horse who won't let anyone ride him. (2016) (RP)
8:40 Notes on a Scandal
16 / a veteran teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with a student. However, her intentions with this new "friend" go well beyond a platonic friendship. (2006) (RP)
10:20 The Vietnam War
16 / the epic 10 part story of one of the most consequential, divisive and controversial events in American history as it has never before been told on film.
11:20 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...

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 Kia Mau
A fun sing-along instructional multi-Platform Māori Performing Arts series for the tamariki.
6:50 Te Nūtube
A series about two very opinionated, very loud, very clever, but most of all, very Māori cousins Atareta and Te Haakura.
7:00 Darwin + Newts
An animated series for tamariki nohinohi who love to figure out how things work.
7:10 Pūrākau
Today's pūrākau takes place in the far north. it is the legend of Rāhiri, his sons and the sacred kite known as Tūhoronuku.
7:20 Pūkoro
Join Tama, Hine, Pepi and the Pūkoro crew, as they sing, act, dance, and explore their way through the universe.
7:50 ASB Polyfest 2019
Highlights from the 2019 ASB Polyfest, the largest secondary school Polynesian festival in the world, which attracts 12,000 performers and 100,000 spectators.
8:20 Tamariki Haka
Tamariki Haka is about our kids seeing themselves on TV and sharing their stories about why their kapa is awesome.
8:30 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.
9:20 Mahuru Māori
For Taikawa Tamati-Elliffe, being raised in Te Reo Māori in Dunedin had its difficulties. However, through kapahaka, Tahu Potiki, videogames and the arrival of his ppi, Tūtemakohu....
9:30 Hahana
A series showcasing rangatahi Māori and celebrating te reo Māori and the identity of youth from the Horowhenua, Manawatū and Wanganui region. (RP)
10:00 Wehi Nā Upload!
PG Hosted by Jordan Vaha'akolo & resident judge, Miss Kihi. a hilarious new show that see's guest presenters judge the most entertaining online clips with the winners take home $500 cash!...
10:30 Sidewalk Karaoke
Te Hāmua hits the streets of Aotearoa in search of karaoke talent who have what it takes to win cold hard cash.
11:00 Te Tapatahi Highlights
Tapatahi means to unite and is taken from the well-Known Māori song, Tūtira mai ngā iwi. We talk to decision makers, experts, mums & dads and you at home. We ask the questions that...

12:00 Life of Kai
You could be forgiven for thinking Falls Retreat has been around forever. How did this thriving business appear in the middle of nowhere? Join us this week with owner & Chef, Brad King.
12:30 Funny Whare - Gamesnight
PG Stacey Morrison hosts this bilingual game show.
1:00 2019 Bunnings Junior National Touch Champs
Coverage of the Bunnings 2019 Touch National Championships held in Rotorua.
1:50 Emma's Chance
PG While fulfilling her community service hours at a horse rescue ranch Emma forms an unlikely bond with an abused show horse who won't let anyone ride him. (2016) (RP)
3:30 Marae DIY
Mātaatua Marae in Māngere Auckland hopes to make their marae inclusive, to embrace the many cultures, iwi and people with disabilities. (FINAL)
4:30 Tagata Pasifika
We hear a Pacific survivor's story of abuse in care, and we catch up with the Moana Pasifika rugby team ahead of their first ever match.
5:00 Te Toa
Creates discussion around the latest sports news from a Māori perspective. Breaking down what you need to know about our Māori athletes.

6:00 Māori All Blacks v Moana Pasifika
The Māori All Blacks and Moana Pasifika teams will come together for a special rugby match, dedicated to rejoicing the Pacific connections of all New Zealanders.
7:40 Rise
M / (M) Young Indigenous Hawaiians fight to reclaim their Occupied Kingdom from the US control, resisiting the construction of a nillion dollar telescope at the summit of their sacred Mauna Kea
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6:00 Ice Road Truckers
PG-L Keen to hang on to his load count lead, Darrell rises early, only to be thwarted by a wreck. Elsewhere, Donald returns to a less-than-Favourable assignment. S6 Ep5
7:00 Whichcar
PG Join the WhichCar team as they pull together an incredible show of supercars, track machines, and ultra-luxury hardware. It's a mind-blowing multi-Million dollar special!
7:30 Elizabeth
PG-C Through interviews with British Prime Ministers, members of the Royal Household and her close friends, this eight-Part series builds a personal picture of Elizabeth as a woman, mother and Queen.
8:30 Life After Footy: Legends of the Pacific
PG-C This local documentary delves into what happens after our Polynesian footy legends hang up their boots when their on-Field career ends. Featuring Sir Michael Jones, Olsen Filipaina and more.
9:30 Maori All Blacks vs Moana Pasifika
Tune in as the Maori All Blacks take on Moana Pasifika, bringing culture, connection and entertainment to Hamilton's FMG Stadium, Waikato.

12:00 Nxt
PG-V Shotzi Blackheart attempts to climb past Raquel Gonzales in a Ladder Match for the advantage in WarGames!
1:00 Closedown
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 Music and the Spoken Word
Religious Programme
7:00 Nella the Princess Knight
Join Princess Nella and her friends as she overcomes challenges in her kingdom of Castlehaven not just with her sword and bow, but also with her compassion, kindness, and cooperative nature.
7:30 Hour of Power
PG-VC Religious Programme.
8:30 Beyond Today
PG Religious Programme.
9:00 Impact for Life
PG-C Religious Programme.
9:30 Life TV
PG-C Religious Programme.
10:00 The Great Escapers
Will a water sports company finally manage to open for business? a new campsite host in France has to learn the art of caravanning and will a PR push land two restaurateurs in hot water? S3 Ep2
11:00 Nxt
PG-V Shotzi Blackheart attempts to climb past Raquel Gonzales in a Ladder Match for the advantage in WarGames!

12:00 All New Traffic Cops
PG-VL a 35 minute pursuit tests the officers' patience, and they're forced to seize an insured car. Then, a rush hour crash leads to a full scale investigation when the uninsured driver flees the scene.
1:00 Civilisations
PG-VC Simon Schama explores the depiction of nature. Simon discovers that landscape painting is seldom a straightforward description of observed nature, but rather a projection of dreams and idylls.
2:00 World's Wildest Weather
PG-C Meet the storm chasers who turned into rescuers during the 2013 super typhoon Haiyan, those caught up in the record breaking UK floods of 2015, and those affected by the 2017 Kansas wildfires. S1 Ep3
3:00 ITM Fishing Classics
PG-L Matt and Jake continue to battle tough conditions and even tougher fish in Queensland. However, the giant trevally and shark encounters have left the pair with busted lines and bruised egos.
4:00 Mighty Machines
PG Harry and Cobey put the new Isuzu D-Max to the test. Then, Cobey joins a bunch of quirky Queenslanders to do strange things with a 650hp super-Charged V8 cement mixer!
4:30 The Channel
PG the English Channel is the world's busiest waterway. Ferries, swimmers, fishing boats and more use it every day. Get behind the scenes access and find out what it takes to keep the system moving.

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 The Great Escapers
There are pool problems for the Brit owners of a French campsite, a rude awakening for a couple running a B&B in the desert, and a mix up at a Spanish restaurant. S3 Ep4
7:00 Pawn Stars
PG-C a top hat and pistol that once belonged to a Jack the Ripper suspect are two items that Rick would kill to have. Corey works overtime to get his hands on a 1920s clock. S19 Ep23
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