Archive | TV2 RSS feed for this section

TVNZ 2 Launches New Season With Little Bang

  TVNZ 2 at last will premiere The Big Bang Theory spin-off Young Sheldon on February 12. The prequel will follow the season premiere of My Kitchen Rules Australia (above) and be the new lead-in to the return of Will & Grace. TVNZ 2 will round off the night with a repeat of the two most […]

Read more

Critical Condition: The X-Files (S11)

The X-Files | TVNZ 2, 8.30 Thursday ➢ “With a confidence that was lacking in the six episodes that made up Season 10, there are some intriguing mysteries, some eerie moments, solid action, and — praise the Lord and little green men — a fantastic comedy installment written and directed by the always-amazing Darin Morgan […]

Read more

Spooky Summer for X-Files Fans

TVNZ 2 will screen the latest season of The X-Files within hours of the US. The 11th season will air 8.30 Thursdays from January 4, ahead of season five re-runs of Sensing Murder. “Season 11 appears to centre on Mulder and Scully’s son, William, whom Scully had to give up for adoption for his safety not […]

Read more

Christmas Week HD Highlights on TVNZ 2

Movies dominate TVNZ 2’s Christmas Week schedule, with the onslaught of re-runs being leavened by the network movie premieres of Hunt for the Wilderpeople, Star Wars: The Force Awakens and San Andreas. In order of their transmission: Movie: Disney’s A Christmas Carol Movie (7.00 Saturday) Movie: The Pursuit Of Happyness (8.50 Saturday) Christmas Eve Movie: […]

Read more

TVNZ 2 Quits Russell Howard Hour

Fans of The Russell Howard Hour now have to tune into Duke to see the latest episodes. TVNZ 2 dropped the HD chat show after last week’s broadcast and from this week will screen in the 9.40 Thursday slot re-runs of Travel Guides (which aired in February on TVNZ 1). Duke, which had been airing earlier […]

Read more

When in Brome …

TVNZ 2 is girding its Friday night loins with a comedic gladiatorial game show to replace Naked Attraction from December 1. Bromans was meant to be ITV’s next Love Island, but with its “21st century lads” and their girlfriends carrying on in Ancient Rome. It originally was going to be called Ladiators — until the […]

Read more

Family-Sized Mom OnDemand

Mom is the latest fast-tracked sitcom to have all of its previous seasons online at the same time as the newest episodes. Season five goes to air on TVNZ 2 on November 8 but fans can already view the previous seasons at tvnz.co.nz and will get the jump on season five from November 3, the same day […]

Read more

TVNZ 2 Rejigs Thursdays With New Trump-Bashing Gig

TVNZ 2’s wall-to-wall reality fare on Thursday nights is soon to be leavened by a new “spiky satire” show starring a Bristolian comedian who toured here in July. The Russell Howard Hour will air 9.30 Thursdays from October 19, a month after its UK debut — which may be too big a gap for this […]

Read more

Critical Condition: Will & Grace

Will & Grace | TVNZ 2, 8.30 Monday ➢ “Beneath the pile of strenuously topical pop-culture references — Shonda Rhimes, Kellyanne Conway, Ryans Gosling and Reynolds — that fly like wigs in a Drag Race turf war, the DNA of the show remains essentially unchanged. Its loopy charm still rests on deft physical comedy, shrewdly […]

Read more

TVNZ’s New-Season Line-Up 2017/18

  Here’s the list of the new and returning series TVNZ has announ-ced will screen on TVNZ 1, TVNZ 2, Duke, on-demand or online over the next year or so. LOCAL: Comedy Paranormal Unit (New) – created by Taika Waititi and Jermaine Clement Baby Mama’s Club (New) – webseries Stakeout – season 3 and back catalogue […]

Read more