TVNZ Highlights 10-16 November
The dragsters are here, this week with TVNZ
House Of Drag
Stream from Thursday 15 November on TVNZ OnDemand
Hosted by iconic Kiwi drag queens Kita and Anita, this brand new reality series will see nine dragsters compete in outrageous challenges to keep their place in the stunning House Of Drag mansion!
The false nails and lashes are out… who will be the ultimate Drag Diva?
House of Drag is exclusive to TVNZ OnDemand. Stream the first two episodes from Thursday!
The X Factor UK
Friday 16 November at 7.30pm on TVNZ 1
The Six Chair Challenge is back!
Judges Simon Cowell, Louis Tomlinson, Robbie Williams and Ayda Williams must decide on the final six acts in each category to take through to the next round – the Judges' Houses.
In what could be the closest challenge yet, who will stay and who will go?
Bad Habits: Holy Orders
Tuesday 13 November at 8.30pm on TVNZ 1
The sisters set the girls their final and toughest mission yet: to go home for a week and put to work the lessons they've learned.
The transformations seen over the month from all five girls are quite remarkable, both inside and out, but will they last?
And can these lessons set a worthwhile example to those of us who might be over-attached to our smart phones and belongings?
The Russell Howard Hour
Thursday 15 November at 9.30pm on DUKE
Thursday nights just got woke! The Russell Howard Hour sees host Russell offering his unique take on the week's news and current affairs.
He’ll pick through the biggest news stories, welcome celebrity guests and leading experts, as well as hear from fledgling global correspondents.
Of course, there will be stand-up too, as Russell showcases some of the comedy scene's finest and most exciting stars.
Project Runway New Zealand
Monday 12 November at 7.30pm on TVNZ 2
The designers have a daunting task ahead of them on Monday, with Andreas giving the contestants the challenge of creating an activewear look for their host and judge, Georgia Fowler.
She’s known for her love of activewear, so will she be hitting the gym in any of these looks?
Find out on Monday with Project Runway New Zealand.
The Great Kiwi Bake Off
Tuesday 13 November at 7.30 on TVNZ 2
The tent is smelling sweet as the remaining baker’s tackle biscuit week.
Dean’s exotic Technical Challenge has some contestants stumped, as measurements go awry and even icing becomes a struggle. Fortunes change in the Showstopper Challenge, when the bakers attempt to create a historical landmark out of biscuits.
Which contestant will build a beauty and who’s dreams will crumble?
My Kitchen Rules New Zealand
Sunday 11 November at 7.30pm on TVNZ 2
The competition reaches boiling point as it heads to Dunedin for the final and most anticipated Instant Restaurant, where formidable foodie friends Jess and Cindy plan to top the leader board.
These two have remained unthreatened by the competition, but will their polarising menu deliver on their promises?
At the end of the night, the lowest scoring team will be eliminated from the competition – the stakes are higher than ever.
The Fifth Element
Sunday 11 November at 9.30pm on DUKE
In the 23rd century, a New York City cabbie Korben Dallas finds the fate of the world in his hands when Leeloo falls into his cab.
As the embodiment of the fifth element, Leeloo needs to combine with the other four to keep the approaching Great Evil from destroying the world. Together with Father Vito Cornelius and zany broadcaster Ruby Rhod, Dallas must race against time and the wicked industrialist Zorg to save humanity.
Starring Bruce Willis, Milla Jovovich and Gary Oldman.