TVNZ Highlights: 1-7 December
Who can you trust, this week with TVNZ
Stream from Tuesday 4 December at 12pm on TVNZ OnDemand
The World Health Organisation is the body we rely on to advise on and resolve a public health crisis. But can it be trusted?
TrustWHO documents filmmaker Lilian Franck’s quest to discover what lies behind the altruistic façade of the world’s largest public health body, uncovering an alarming picture of corruption and opacity.
This powerful documentary shines a light on how industry lobbies have infiltrated the WHO and asks whether the organisation can be trusted to keep the public healthy.
British Shows OnDemand
Stream from Monday 3 December on TVNZ OnDemand
Love Charles Dickens? Need more Claire Foy in your life? Then check out TVNZ OnDemand!
A fresh batch of British drama is launching this December and there's plenty to choose from with more than 12 titles, 100 hours and a whole lot of Sean Bean!
Check out full seasons of modern classics such as Dickensian, Bleak House, Little Dorrit and Broken. Plus, get ready to laugh your socks off with classic episodes of A Bit Of Fry And Laurie, the sketch show from comedy legends Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie.
My Kitchen Rules New Zealand
Sunday 2 December at 7.30pm on TVNZ 2
It’s the second Sudden Death Semi-Final and the remaining two teams are cooking alongside each other in a commercial kitchen at Auckland’s picturesque Abbeville Estate.
The teams will need to pull out all the stops to impress the judges and secure themselves a coveted spot in the Grand Final.
Which duo will get the chance to fight once more for the $100,000 prize?
The Great Kiwi Bake Off
Tuesday 4 December at 7.30pm on TVNZ 2
It’s all about pastry in the Bake Off tent this week as the contestants take on a technical challenge of retro swans – crisp and dry choux pastry delicately crafted into the shape of a swan.
While some of the bakers soar to new heights, others are left fretting about facing elimination.
Next up, it’s baker’s choice for a breakfast pastry challenge. One baker will rise to the challenge, while another will bid a final farewell to the tent.
Stream from Sunday 1 December at 12pm on TVNZ OnDemand
Leap back to 2003, as OnDemand adds to its collection of nostalgia with the campy and sometimes edgy series Nip/Tuck.
Go beneath the surface of the morally murky world of plastic surgery in Miami's South Beach with hotshot surgeons Dr Christian Troy and Dr Sean McNamara.
Stream all six seasons of the darkly funny US drama from Saturday!
George Clarke's Amazing Spaces
Thursday 6 December at 8.30pm on TVNZ 1
As 1's Amazing Spaces specials continue, this compilation episode looks back at some of George’s most favourite projects from outside of the UK and around the world.
From an Italian villa made of rusting steel to a playfully designed home in Germany, these spaces show how with a bit of vision and innovative design, even the most unusual space can be transformed into a thing of beauty.
Don't miss it!
Mike and Molly
Stream from Saturday 1 December at 12pm on TVNZ OnDemand
All six hilarious seasons of Mike & Molly are coming to OnDemand this week!
An easy-going cop (Billy Gardell) and a kind hearted primary school teacher (Melissa McCarthy) find love in the most unexpected of places, at an Overeaters Anonymous meeting.
Catch up with the charming couple and their hysterical friends and family on their heart-warming and hysterical journey to love.
Attitude Awards 2018
Sunday 2 December at 11am on TVNZ 1
With thanks to NZ On Air, it's time for the Attitude Awards 2018 - an hour long special packed with performances, surprises, and celebrations.
Hosted by Simon Dallow, The Attitide Awards celebrates the achievements of New Zealanders living with disabilities. The black tie gala ceremony held at Auckland's Sky City recognises artists, athletes, employers, young people and game changes in the sector.
See all the winners and enjoy the celebrations from this spectacular ceremony!
Friday 7 December at 8.30pm on DUKE
International action star Jean-Claude Van Damme and basketball/media sensation Dennis Rodman star as an unlikely team in this high-octane action-espionage thriller.
A world class counter-terrorist and a free spirited weapons specialist join forces to track a deadly international mercenary.
Also starring Mickey Rourke.