TVNZ Highlights: 13-19 April
Your new local obsession, this week with TVNZ
The Bad Seed
Sunday 14 April at 8.30pm on TVNZ 1
Based on a series of books by award-winning New Zealand author, Charlotte Grimshaw, The Bad Seed tells the story of two brothers from the same dysfunctional family.
Both have raised themselves up from the desperate days of their early childhood but, when one becomes a suspect in a murder, their newly ordered lives fall apart.
Catch this unmissable TV event as it plays out over five consecutive nights on TVNZ 1 and TVNZ OnDemand.
The Bachelor UK
Stream from Tuesday 16 April on TVNZ OnDemand
The Bachelor UK is back for season three!
Bachelor, Alex Marks, will be given the opportunity to find the woman of his dreams in the UK version of the smash-hit reality series.
Watch as romance builds and tension rises, with Alex attempting to find his bride-to-be!
Wednesday 17 April at 9.30pm on TVNZ 2
Three blocks away from Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital, another group of heroes are at work. Seattle's Station 19 firefighters are a tight-knit crew - passionate, competitive and fearless.
Tonight’s premiere episode picks up where season one ended. Lives hang in the balance, as the members of Station 19 continue to fight a raging inferno inside a skyscraper. Meanwhile, Pruitt's health is also in grave danger.
Inside Hotel Chocolat
Tuesday 16 April at 7.30pm on TVNZ 1
Inside Hotel Chocolat follows Britain’s biggest independent chocolate company as they open a series of cafes while undergoing the biggest growth spurt in their business’ history.
This very special two-part series introduces the chocolate-loving staff who keep the company running, visits the state-of-the-art chocolate factory, reveals the secret invention room, and takes a trip to the luxurious chocolate hotel in St Lucia.
With colourful characters, high stakes and plenty of mouth-watering moments, this is a chocolate-lover’s dream and an irresistibly tasty TV experience.
Those Who Kill
Stream from Thursday 18 April on TVNZ OnDemand
When 17-year-old Julie is kidnapped on the streets of Copenhagen, investigator Jan Michelsen is the only one who believes she is still alive.
Six months later, Jan recruits former criminal profiler, Louise Bergstein to help solve the case.
Solving this psychological nightmare is crucial and time is running out!
My Kitchen Rules Australia
Monday 15 April at 7.30pm on TVNZ 2
The 10th season of My Kitchen Rules Australia is here! This history-making season will test teams like never before, with new challenges, new locations, new faces, new cuisines and new rewards.
Judges, Pete Evans and Manu Feildel are joined by Colin Fassnidge, as passionate home cooks from all over Australia compete for $250,000 and the title of 2019 MKR Champions!
Plus, don't miss the MKR 10th Anniversary Special on Sunday 14th, 7.00pm!
Thursday 18 April at 8pm on TVNZ 2
Peter Parker balances his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens with his superhero alter-ego Spider-Man, and finds himself on the trail of a new menace prowling the skies of New York City.
Starring Tom Holland, Zendaya and Robert Downey Jr.
Friday 19 April at 7.30pm on TVNZ 1
In 1940s South Carolina, a poor mill worker falls in love with a rich young woman, only to find that their social differences and the start of World War II separates them.
But when they meet again years later, it is clear their romance is far from over.
Starring Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams.