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Thursday Dec 13
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11:00 20/20
Tonight, 20/20 is looking aback at the life and achievements of George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States, who passed away aged 94 on November 30th.

12:00 Saving Lives at Sea
In the remote fishing village of Oban on the west coast of Scotland, the RNLI are called to try and rescue the captain and crew of a fishing boat that is sinking having run aground in a storm.
1:05 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.
1:30 Infomercials
5:35 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.
6:00 Breakfast
Start your day off right with Hayley Holt, Jack Tame 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.
10:00 Tipping Point
Quiz show in which four players take on an extraordinary machine in the hope of winning its £10,000 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
Lachlan is alarmed. Pollard is sceptical. Kerry makes a breakthrough.
1:00 Coronation Street Catch-Up
Leanne falls victim to a dastardly con. Aidan asks Johnny for his backing. Todd bans Billy from confessing to the Barlows.
2:00 The Ellen Degeneres Show
Comedian and host Ellen DeGeneres brings her unique brand of humour to her Emmy Award-winning talk-Show.
3:00 Tipping Point
Quiz show in which four players take on an extraordinary machine in the hope of winning its 10,000 pound 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 The X Factor UK
The anticipated live shows continue and each of the remaining contestants will sing their hearts out live on stage with judges Simon, Louis, Robbie and Ayda behind the judges' desk.
9:20 Coronation Street 2018
Sinead's put on the spot. Daniel is hurt. Eileen's in for a shock. Can Nick and Elsa make a deal?
10:20 1 News Tonight
10:50 Offspring
S7 E9 Nina and Harry bring their families together for a very special announcement.
11:50 Blood & Oil
S1 E9 Hap confronts Wick, Lacey plays detective and Annie gains a surprising ally.

12:45 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.
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11:40 The Last Ship
S5 E9 the crew of the Nathan James begin preparations for what may be their most ambitious mission to date.

12:30 Izombie
When Liv, Clive and Ravi arrive at the scene to investigate a fatal car accident, they begin to suspect foul play was involved.
1:15 Shortland Street
Chris' Christmas cheer. Drew gets his comeuppance. Kylie is confronted by the truth.
1:40 Infomercials
2:45 Desperate Housewives
S2 E19 Lynette is called in to her kids' school as Parker has gone from being obsessed with Dinosaurs to being obsessed with female nudity.
3:30 Once Upon a Time
S5 E9 Zelena and Arthur travel to DunBroch to obtain an ancient relic, and they cross paths with Merida, who's trying to repay a debt her father owed to the Witch.
4:15 Judge Rinder
British criminal barrister Judge Rinder takes no prisoners as he dishes out his own special brand of sassy justice.
5:05 Neighbours
Terese goes all in. Sparks fly between Paul and an old friend. Aaron and David compromise, while Elly gets a shock.
5:30 Infomercials
6:00 Impact for Life
6:30 Maia the Brave
Join the wonderful adventures of Maia the Brave and discover the how and why of the world around us!
6:40 Darwin & Newts
Darwin and Newts are a brother and sister duo who love adventures and figuring out how stuff works! Join them as they explore and discover new things with the help of science and some Kiwi ingenuity.
6:50 The Insectibles
Enter a world of micro proportions with macro adventures, when Zak and his Grandpa accidentally shrink themselves down to the size of insects!
7:20 Ben 10: Omniverse
Everybody's favourite alien con man, Argit, takes on a shady sidekick, Simian, in a shocking new business.
7:45 Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir
After being wrongly suspended from school for one week, Alya is akumatized into Lady Wifi, a villain who will stop at nothing to expose Ladybug.
8:15 Puppy Dog Pals
A Sea Monsters steals Bob's Fishing Pole. Bingo, Rolly, and Hissy babysit a Big Puppy named Baby.
8:35 Disney Junior: Miles from Tomorrowland
Young Miles and his family live and work in outerspace where they venture on high-stakes, action-Packed missions that are out of this world!
9:00 Infomercials
9:30 Faith in Action
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10:30 Neighbours
Terese goes all in. Sparks fly between Paul and an old friend. Aaron and David compromise, while Elly gets a shock.
11:00 Jeremy Kyle's Emergency Room
Jeremy and his team of medical experts diagnose members of the public.

12:00 Jeremy Kyle
Today on Jeremy Kyle: I'll prove my brother stole my children's money! Lie detector results.
1:00 Judge Rinder
British criminal barrister Judge Rinder takes no prisoners as he dishes out his own special brand of sassy justice.
2:00 The New Adventures of Old Christine
Christine and Richard meet up with some old college buddies and are shocked to see how much their friends have aged.
2:30 Home and Away
Consumed by the hunt for Ross, Colby suggests postponing the wedding. John and Ben go head to head over the proposed changes to the Surf Club.
3:00 Shortland Street
Chris' Christmas cheer. Drew gets his comeuppance. Kylie is confronted by the truth.
3:35 Girl Meets World
The kids face a trilogy of terror: Riley sleeps over at Maya's with her Grammy Hart and pet ferret; Auggie confronts a monster under his bed; and Farkle tackles his fear of playing softball!
4:00 Fanimals
Molson's off on holiday so we're packing his suitcase and he wants you to follow his journey, we meet Daisy the Newfoundland and her nuts about animals family, and we play a Fanimals Christmas game!
4:30 Friends
The gang makes and breaks a pact to celebrate New Year's Eve without dates, and Ross compensates for his loneliness by getting a roommate - a monkey named Marcel.
5:00 The Simpsons
An edgy, dysfunctional Christmas with the Simpsons features some disturbing twists. Martha Stewart has a voice cameo, and Katy Perry appears in a live-Action segment with puppets of the Simpsons.

5:30 Home and Away
Robbo struggles with his grief. Tori is confident that she and Robbo will try things again. Ziggy is irked by Brody and Simone's closeness
6:00 The Big Bang Theory
S11 E11 Sheldon plans an authentic "Little House on the Prairie" dinner for Amy's birthday, but it doesn't quite go to plan...
6:30 Neighbours
Chloe drops a bombshell. Elly struggles to impress her new boss. Alice faces a ticking clock.
7:00 Shortland Street
Leanne is finally rewarded for her efforts. Ali has a shocking near-Miss.
7:30 Doctor Who
Season Finale: S11 E10 on the planet of Ranskoor Av Kolos, the Doctor, Graham, Yaz and Ryan answer nine separate distress calls and discover the planet holds many secrets.
8:40 MOVIE: Captain America 3
Civil War. An incident leads to the Avengers developing a schism over how to deal with situations, which escalates into an open fight between allies Iron Man and Captain America.
11:30 2 Broke Girls
S3 E14 Deke takes Max home -- and it's a real dump.

12:00 Trial & Error
S1 E2 in trying to find an alternate theory to Larry throwing his wife through the window, Josh and his team discover another man's DNA in the bedroom, possibly leading to another suspect.
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11:15 NCIS: LA
NCIS special agent DiNozzo (Michael Weatherl) partners with the NCIS: Los Angeles team to search the city after his prisoner escapes custody on a flight from Singapore to L.A. S7 Ep5

12:10 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 bring a fun, fast-Paced local lifestyle and entertainment show with cooking and special guests daily.
10:00 Infomercials
11:30 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.

12:00 Dr. Phil
New Episode. Jon Taffer offers advice to Karen and Jim and their abusive, overly dependent adult son, Kyle, who gives many excuses why he cannot move out of their home.
1:00 Golden Christmas
A boy and girl share a special summer together. Years later, they coincidently return to the place and no longer remember each other. with the help of a Golden Retriever, they soon reconnect. (2009)
3:00 Celebrity Name Game
It's the popular American game show that involves celebrity guests teaming up with contestants in order to try and guess the correct identities of famous names.
3:30 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.
4:00 Newshub Live at 4pm
Susie Nordqvist presents comprehensive coverage of global and local news.
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
Phil rethinks his original dream after realising his property investment with Jay might turn out to be a bust, Cam lands in the hospital, and Gloria surprises Claire with a day of luxury. S8 Ep14
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 Jackie Chan, John Cena, Jamie Oliver, with a musical performance by Mark Ronson and Miley Cyrus. S24 Ep10
9:00 7 Days: Best of 2018
Final. New Episode. Sit back and enjoy the compilation episode of 2018. This one-hour special will feature all of the best bits from 7 Days this year - you won't want to miss it!
10:00 Fail Army
Presented by Kiwi comedians Joseph Moore and Guy Montgomery, Fail Army features funny pranks and compilations of the web's best fails, but on your TV.
10:30 Newshub Late
Newshub Late is a late-Night mix of news, entertainment and pop culture.
11:00 Bob's Burgers
After a rough breakup on Valentine's Day, the Belcher women have a limo girls' night out to make Tina feel better. Bob and Gene have a trapeze experience that brings them closer. S8 Ep8
11:30 Tin Star
The Worth family are left devastated by the tragedy. Jim struggles to cope and turns to alcohol, while the assassins decide to stay around to finish what they started. S1 Ep2

12:30 Infomercials
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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 Tākaro Tribe
Come join the Tākaro Tribe! They sing and dance their way through their magical alphabet forest, meeting friends and whānau and learning as they go. (RP)
6:40 Team Umizoomi
Mighty math superheroes Milli and Geo help other kids in Umi City with their problems, which are sent to them via the Umi Alarm. Dubbed in te reo Māori.
7:10 Kia Mau
Presenters, Kaharau Keogh and Moana-Roa Callaghan are backed by tamariki performers Takaimaania Ngata-Henare and Te Tuhi Hopa to teach the unforgettable waiata, "Kia ora ra."
7:20 Pōtae Pai
Hang all your pictures with this funky frame Krystal-Lee teaches you to build. Make sure you have adult supervison while using your building tools in this episode of Pōtae Pai.
7:30 Haati Paati
Haati Paati follows a group of super excited kura kids on their journey to planning their dream party. (RP)
7:40 Pūkana - Pod 5
The best bits from this award-Winning children's Māori language learning series.
7:50 Kids Kai Kart
Join four different tamariki each episode as they share and prepare simple and delicious recipes.
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 Grid
Dance powerhouse Kaea Pearce, ex-Moorehouse artist Brock Ashby and model Tim Kiriwi host this brand new youth show covering all things music, fashion and sport.
9:00 Hauraki Ngātahi
Made for the iwi by the iwi, an authentic collection of distinctive kōrero from around the motu. Tonight: Hauraki Ngatahi.
9:30 Cam's Kai
MasterChef NZ favourite Cameron Petley is back on the small screen with his very own kai show. Tonight: Cam treats Hamilton Night Market boss Tania Simpson to Pāua Ravioli.
10:00 Island Feast with Peter Kuruvita
Peter Kuruvita navigates Indonesia's spice islands by sea, finds favourite ingredients at their source and prepares a feast fit for a sultan.
10:30 Sidewalk Karaoke
Te Hāmua and Luke Bird hit the streets of Aotearoa in search of karaoke talent who have what it takes to win cold hard cash.
11:00 The Political Game
Learn about the workings of the New Zealand Parliament in order to bring about a greater understanding of what our government members do on our nations' behalf.
11:30 Taha Tauiwi
For more than 200 years people have migrated to Aotearoa. This series reconnects Māori whānau from around the country with their foreign ancestors.

12:00 Waka Ama Sprints 2018
Extensive coverage of the 2018 Waka Ama Sprint Nationals from Lake Karapiro including behind the scenes stories and profiles. (RP)
12:30 The Laughing Samoans
Prepare to laugh your socks off. a series of comedy shows based on live shows performed by the Laughing Samoans.
1:00 The GC
TheGCfollows thelives ofa group of talented and attractive young Māori, living on Australias Gold Coast.
1:30 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.
2:00 Ōpaki
Host Pānia Papa uses a range of language learning techniques, games, music and activities in te reo Māori. (RP)
2:30 He Tira Haka - Npk6
Made for the iwi by the iwi, an authentic collection of distinctive kōrero from around the motu. Tonight: He Tira Haka.
3:00 Tākaro Tribe
Come join the Tākaro Tribe! They sing and dance their way through their magical alphabet forest, meeting friends and whānau and learning as they go. (RP)
3:10 Team Umizoomi
Mighty math superheroes Milli and Geo help other kids in Umi City with their problems, which are sent to them via the Umi Alarm. Dubbed in te reo Māori.
3:40 Kia Mau
Presenters, Kaharau Keogh and Moana-Roa Callaghan are backed by tamariki performers Takaimaania Ngata-Henare and Te Tuhi Hopa to teach the unforgettable waiata, "Kia ora ra."
3:50 Pōtae Pai
Hang all your pictures with this funky frame Krystal-Lee teaches you to build. Make sure you have adult supervison while using your building tools in this episode of Pōtae Pai.
4:00 Haati Paati
Haati Paati follows a group of super excited kura kids on their journey to planning their dream party. (RP)
4:10 Pūkana - Pod 5
The best bits from this award-Winning children's Māori language learning series.
4:20 Kids Kai Kart
Join four different tamariki each episode as they share and prepare simple and delicious recipes.
4:30 Get Your Fish on
Host Mandy Kupenga teams up with Cat Munro to take on Leigh locals, Wilson Hobbs and Hemi Hurunui, in a battle to catch the longest snapper at Little Barrier Island.
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 Ngā Kapa Haka Kura Tuarua 2018
Footage from the 2018 National Secondary Schools' Kapa Haka Competition in Palmerston North.
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 Ngā Whetū ō Te Kohu
Made for the iwi by the iwi, an authentic collection of distinctive kōrero from around the motu. Tonight: Ngā Whetū o Te Kohu.
7:30 WWE 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 Honey
Honey is a sexy, tough, choreographer who shakes up her life after her mentor gives her an ultimatum: sleep with him or be blacklisted within their industry. Starring Jessica Alba. (RP)
10:30 This Week - Mts
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.
11:00 Te Kāea
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.
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 Tākaro Tribe
Come join the Tākaro Tribe! They sing and dance their way through their magical alphabet forest, meeting friends and whānau and learning as they go. (RP)
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11:45 Crowd Goes Wild Replay
Want your sports news delivered with extra cheek, minus the dullness? Join the team as they present the best of the day's sports news.

12:15 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 Trulli Tales
Ring, Zip, Stella and Sun are four young and talented wizard chefs, growing up a bit at a time thanks to the words of wisdom from a magical grandma living in an ancestral Magic Cookbook!
6:15 Atomic Puppet
Joey Felt transforms from superfan to superhero when his favourite hero, Captain Atomic, is transformed into a super-Powered puppet. Together they form an awkward and comedic duo!
6:25 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.
6:50 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.
7:15 Fairly Odd Parents, the
A 10-year-Old boy is put under the care of two fairy godparents who can grant him almost any wish. Some wishes are really helpful, while others don't work out so well.
7:40 Ben 10: Alien Force
Five years since last using his alien-enabling wristwatch, the Omnitrix, Ben Tennyson is forced to go hero again, wielding all-New alien life forms and a fresh set of powers.
8:05 Kid vs Kat
Coop's life is turned upside-Down when his little sister brings home a stray cat, but Coop is convinced that the cat is an alien bent on taking over the world!
8:55 Moe Show, the
In the Coromandel, on top of Mt Moehau, lives a furry monster by the name of Moe! Follow his adventures around New Zealand as he makes new discoveries everywhere he goes.
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 Replays
Want your sports news delivered with extra cheek, minus the dullness? Join the team as they present the best of the day's sports news.
10:20 Doctors, the
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 Road Trip
Auctioneer Charles Hanson and dealer Margie Cooper embark on a new Road Trip. Setting off from Melton Mowbray in Leicestershire, the duo head for auction in Nottingham.

12:40 Sleepy Hollow
When one of Diana's mentors is targeted by a horrific monster, she decides that the team must channel all of their power toward stopping Dreyfuss.
1:35 Married with Children
Bud and Kelly send their parents on a romantic trip for their anniversary, which no one will ever forget.
2:05 Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Join Stephen Colbert and his eclectic mix of guests for a satirical and comedic take on what's new and rrelevant, with Leslie Mann, Brandon Micheal Hall and a musical performance by Lil Wayne.
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 Antiques Roadshow
Fiona Bruce visits the National History Museum of Wales at St Fagans, just outside Cardiff. Amongst the objects are a collection of early dog collars, and a doll gifted by Queen Mary as a thank you.
5:00 Frasier
Frasier has trouble deciding between two women, and Niles mistakenly goes to a local beach in the buff. Pt1 of 2

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 Storage Wars
The buyers make a trip to the City of Industry in California. the Sheets make up, but that's not necessarily a good thing.
6:30 Pawn Stars
The Pawn Stars pray to the rock gods when a collection of unpublished photos of Jimi Hendrix blasts into the shop, taken by Jimi's personal photographer.
7:00 The Crowd Goes Wild Live
Want your sports news delivered with extra cheek, minus the dullness? Join the team as they present the best of the day's sports news.
7:30 Border Security
All signs point to a passenger being involved in the importation of narcotics and officers are determined to catch him. Elsewhere, a runaway passenger makes a dash for the exit.
8:30 3rd Rock from the Sun
Dick confronts the harsh realities of middle age when he's introduced to the earthly concept of birthdays - and it dawns on him that he's getting old.
9:00 Married... with Children
Al accidentally kills the Rhoades' dog, thinking it was a burglar.
9:30 NCIS: New Orleans
After a Navy recruiter is the target of a lethal hit and run, the NCIS team investigates whether the murder was tied to her career or her role as a foster mother to two brothers.
10:30 The Looming Tower
The CIA are made aware of some critical information that they must relay back to the FBI. O'Neill is faced with a new opportunity and Soufan is sent back to Yemen. S1 Ep9
11:30 The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Join Stephen Colbert and his eclectic mix of guests for a satirical and comedic take on what's new and relevant, with Diane Kruger, Rep. Joaquin Castro and Secretary Julian Castro.

12:30 Crowd Goes Wild Replay
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