TVNZ Highlights: 23 February - 1 March
We're changing it up, this week with TVNZ
Changing Rooms Australia
Sunday 24 February at 7pm on TVNZ 2
The series follows keen and creative Australian couples, who will swap houses with their family, friends or neighbours.
Guided by leading designers, each couple will decorate key rooms in each other's homes before meeting up for a big reveal.
91st Academy Awards
Monday 25 February at 12.30pm on TVNZ 2
Streaming LIVE from Los Angeles, film buffs all over the world will be glued to the 91st Academy Awards to watch the glamorous ceremony and see who’ll receive the highest honours in filmmaking.
For the first time, The Academy Awards will be broadcast free and LIVE on TVNZ 2.
Beginning with all the action from the red carpet, watch from 12.30pm, with a repeats playout on TVNZ DUKE from 8.30pm, or watch when you want on TVNZ OnDemand!
Hyundai Country Calendar
Sunday 24 February at 7pm on TVNZ 1
New Zealand’s longest-running TV show is returning in 2019 for its 53rd year!
Over the years, Hyundai Country Calendar's stories have become increasingly diverse, ranging beyond traditional dairying and high-country musters to newer ventures like truffles and alpacas, or in the case of this year's premiere, a fine yarn about cashmere goat farming!
Funded by NZ On Air.
Sunday 24 February at 7.30pm on TVNZ 1
New Zealand’s leading current affairs programme, Sunday returns for another season of in-depth and revealing investigations both here and overseas.
Hosted by Miriama Kamo, the Sunday team includes some of the most experienced, respected journalists in the country, delving into the stories that matter to New Zealanders.
Stream from Friday 1 March on TVNZ OnDemand
How well do you know the one you love?
This gripping new series is based on true events and starring Ruth Wilson!
After the sudden death of ex-SIS man Alexander, wife Alison investigates when mysteries from her late husband's past come knocking…
Stream from Monday 25 February on TVNZ OnDemand
Scott Foley (Scandal, Felicity) stars as Will Chase, an FBI agent struggling with a difficult break-up when he is forced to team up with mysterious CIA Operative Francesca ‘Frankie’ Trowbridge (Lauran Cohan from The Walking Dead, Vampire Diaries) to lead an inter-agency team of spies and ultimately save the world.
Whether it's defusing a suitcase nuke on the subway, flipping a foreign agent or recovering priceless artefacts, this one-of-a-kind team provides a mashup of visceral espionage action, romance, comedy and intrigue.
Rich House, Poor House
Tuesday 26 February at 8.40pm on TVNZ 1
Rich House, Poor House returns to TVNZ 1 with a brand new third season!
Two families from opposite ends of the wealth and class divide trade places in a bid to find out whether money really does buy happiness.
The two families never meet but after a week of living each other’s lives, how much will they find they have in common? And how much will they think money matters?
NZ Hunter Adventures
Wednesday 27 February at 8.30pm on DUKE
Father and son duo Greg and Willie Duley's hunting adventures continue, taking on the most rugged and remote parts of this beautiful country and chasing the magnificent game animals and birds that live here.
The NZ Hunter Adventures team have assembled a ‘Dads Army’ for a big southern meat gathering mission.
A couple of young guns are in the mix and the group are working in a hunting area where only recreational hunters are allowed; therefore they are responsible for controlling the deer numbers.
The Legend of Zorro
Saturday 23 February at 9.30pm on TVNZ 2
The Legendary Zorro goes off on another adventure to protect the future of California and its citizens.
This time, he fights against evil-doers with the help of his beautiful wife, Elena, and their precocious young son, Joaquin.
Starring Antonio Banderas and Catherine Zeta Jones.
Sunday 24 February at 8.30pm on TVNZ 2
A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and reconnects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watch-dog assigned to him.
Starring Bradley Cooper, Rachel McAdams and Emma Stone.
Tuesday 26 February at 8.30pm on TVNZ 2
Fresh Eggs is a local black comedy series with a deliciously twisted sense of humour.
In the second episode, with morals now severely compromised, Wade and Penny continue to try and clean up their mistakes, but the situation gets away on them...again!
Funded by NZ On Air.
Sunday 24 February at 9.30pm on TVNZ 1
In this brand new series, a disgraced magician puts his skills of deception and illusion to work at the FBI.
Watch as the super-charming Cameron Black becomes the world's first consulting illusionist, helping the government solve crimes that defy explanation, and trap criminals and spies by using the timeless arts of magic, misdirection and deception!