TVNZ Highlights: 11-17 May
Sending them off with a bang, this week with TVNZ
The Big Bang Theory
Friday 17 May at 7.30pm on TVNZ 2
It’s all ending with a big bang!
After 12 seasons, The Big Bang Theory will be leaving a black hole on our TV screens as the cult-classic comes to a close.
If you’re a Big Bang fan, grab the tissues as we bid Leonard, Sheldon, Penny and the rest of the gang a final farewell.
Tune in for the hour-long, double episode this Friday.
The Hotel Inspector
Friday 17 May 8.30pm on TVNZ 1
Alex Polizzi returns for a brand new season, setting out to reverse the fortunes of Britain’s struggling hotels and B&Bs. And this time she’s faced with a fistful of firsts!
In tonight’s episode, we head to Wiltshire, where 69 year-old landlord, Alan pays the price for his extremely dirty rooms when Alex refuses to stay the night!
Can he turn his luck around?
Jamie's Quick and Easy Food
Friday 17 May at 7.30pm on TVNZ 1
Jamie is back with another mouth-watering series, Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food, featuring a whole host of go-to recipes that are quick to cook and easy to remember.
Using all his culinary know-how, Jamie’s developed a stunning collection of ridiculously useful, outrageously tasty dishes using just FIVE ingredients.
These stress-free recipes are perfect for busy days, created with the minimum number of elements, but designed to deliver maximum flavour!
Sunday 12 May at 8.30pm on TVNZ 2
Five friends from college reunite to rent a beach house in Miami for a wild bachelorette weekend that goes completely off the rails.
Just when all hope is lost, they realize there's more to the story than they could've ever imagined.
Starring Scarlett Johansson, Kate McKinnon, Jillian Bell, Ilana Glazer, and Zoë Kravitz.
The Best Foods Comedy Gala
Friday 17 May at 8.30pm on TVNZ 2
Chuckle away at the final episode in the The Best Foods Comedy Gala on TVNZ 2!
Over the three consecutive weeks we’ve shared laughs with the best local and international comedians; Urzila Carlson, James Acaster (UK), The Chase’s Paul ‘Sinnerman’ Sinha and Melanie Bracewell to name a few!
Exclusively for TVNZ, Hayley Sproull takes us behind-the-scenes to see what the comedians get up to when the curtains are down!
Stream from Wednesday 15 May on TVNZ OnDemand
Expecting couple, Leach and June move into a Brooklyn brownstone apartment with their toddler daughter, Lyle. The two are happy with their new apartment, until a bizarre accident shakes their existence.
Months later, Leah is still traumatised, and as she prepares for her home birth, she begins to suspect the neighbors are involved in a satanic pact and fears for her unborn baby.
Starring Gaby Hoffmann and Ingrid Jungermann.