TVNZ Highlights: 9-15 June
Be prepared for Heartbreak, this week with TVNZ.
Premieres Monday 11 June, 7.30pm on TVNZ 2
Heartbreak Island makes its hotly anticipated debut, when a group of sexy singles take up residence on a tropical Fijian island, hoping to find love.
They'll compete in a search to find that special someone, and be in to win $100,000. But who's in it for love and who's in it for the money?
Heartbreak Island UNCUT
Premieres Friday 15 June, 9.30pm on TVNZ 2
For extra sizzle, and scenes of a steamier nature, don't miss Heartbreak Island UNCUT!
Reviist the week on Heartbreak Island with all the biggest moments, plus everything we couldn't show you at 7.30pm.
UNCUT will reveal a whole lot more of the couples, and what they get up to when the lights go out...
Starts Thursday 14 June, 7.30pm on TVNZ 1
Matt Preston, Gary Mehigan and George Calombaris are back for MasterChef Australia's remarkable 10th season.
Contestants will have to push themselves to cook smarter, extend their creativity and overcome the impossible.
Featuring special guests Gordon Ramsay, Nigella Lawson and His Royal Highness Prince Charles!
Starts Tuesday 12 June, 8.30pm on TVNZ 1
I Am... is a collection of intensely personal first-hand accounts, from people who have faced the kind of adversity most of us will never have to deal with.
Their stories include living with HIV, Aspergers, being transgender and more.
These individuals can open our eyes, teach us something new, and remind us that we're all human despite our different experiences.
Coronation Street: From Here to Now
Sunday 10 June, 8.30pm on TVNZ 1
We're jumping Coronation Street ahead in primetime to match the UK!
To bridge the gap, is two-hour special Coronation Street: From Here to Now, produced by ITV specifically for TVNZ.
This will recap key storylines, and ensure viewers get to see all the big moments before the new episodes start.
Coronation Street 2018
Monday 11 - Friday 15 June, 9.30pm on TVNZ 1
From this week you'll be able to watch Coro express from the UK, picking up on current storylines, as a serial killer walks the cobbles!
TVNZ will mark the scheduling change with Coronation Street 2018 playing every weeknight, before resuming its regular scheduling Wednesday-Friday.
If you wish to continue with the current storylines, you'll be able to do so in the dayime catch-up programme, weekdays at 1pm.
The Nice Guys
Sunday 10 June, 8.30pm on TVNZ 2
In 1970s LA, a mismatched pair of private eyes become unlikely partners.
Their investigations lead them into the middle of a massive conspiracy theory.
Starring Russell Crowe and Ryan Gosling.
First Dates Hotel
Starts Monday 11 June, 8.30pm on TVNZ 2
Suave maitre d' Fred Sirieix from the wildly popular First Dates series, invites singles to his very own season of love.
They're heading to a romantically-charged luxury boutique hotel in the south of France.
Will any of the hopefuls hit it off and extend their stay in the irresistibly exotic French countryside?
Returns Thursday 14 June, 8.30pm on TVNZ 2
In a world where first impressions are everything, finding love can be tricky.
When you have a disability, it can sometimes seem downright impossible.
Meet some adorable new daters, and catch up with best-loved favourites in the all-new season of The Undateables.
Starts Thursday 14 June, 9.30pm on DUKE
Got life problems coming out of your ears?
Brainstorm is a new series that will attempt (and probably fail) to solve the biggest issues for you.
Hosted by Matt Heath, and featuring Mikey Havoc, Shavaughn Ruakere, Donna Brookbanks and more.
600 Bottles of Wine
Available Thursday 14 June, 12pm on TVNZ OnDemand
New to OnDemand is 600 Bottles of Wine, a comedy about friendships, terrible dating decisions - and wine.
Recently single Claire (played by show creator Grace Rouvray) re-enters the dating scene.
She tries to navigate her way through good dates and disasters, with the help of her hilarious friends.
The Last O.G.
Available Monday 11 June, 12pm on TVNZ OnDemand
An ex-felon is released from prison after a 15-year stint on the inside.
He's shocked to see how much the world has changed when he returns to his newly-gentrified Brooklyn neighbourhood.
Starring Tracey Morgan and Tiffany Haddish.
Returns Monday 11 June, 8pm on TVNZ 1
Drunken brawlers, lost seals, odometer tampering, cattle trucks, boy racers, blinding dust clouds...
New Zealand has thousands of kilometres of highway, and they're some of the most unforgiving roads on the planet.
The Highway Cops team is back, striving to protect and educate, while witnessing some the most shocking and terrifying drivers out there.
World Rugby U20s Championship Semi-Finals
Tuesday 12 - Wednesday 13 June on DUKE
Catch live action from the semi-finals, as the New Zealand Under 20s try to secure their spot and retain their championship title.
The first of four matches starts midnight Tuesday, with the play-off for 5th place.
Then the big guns come out with the first semi-final kicking off at 5am Wednesday, and the second commencing at 7am.