The Celebrity Chase TVNZ 1, 4.55pm
Today’s line-up includes Coronation Street actress Georgia Taylor, who plays Weatherfield’s Toyah Battersby (the sister of Leanne). Standing alongside her are comedian Marcus Brigstocke, Benidorm actor Jake Canuso and radio DJ Jo Whiley. Can they outwit the chaser?
The Block NZ Three, 7pm
Sometimes this show feels like a version of My Kitchen Rules – especially when the teams each host a dinner party aka Dinner Wars and guests (the other teams) are asked to rate the experience. In tonight’s episode, the Dinner Wars scores are revealed and the pressure is on the contestants to finish their living rooms.
Maigret: Night At The Crossroads TVNZ 1, 8.30pm Snowfall SoHo, 8.30pm
It’s bonjour from Rowan Atkinson, left
(Mr Bean, Black Adder), as he reprises his role as the pipe-smoking detective Jules Maigret for another intriguing murder case in 1950s France. This movie-length programme features actor Ben Caplan who played policeman Peter Noakes, the husband of Miranda Hart’s Chummy character in Call The Midwife. The crack cocaine scene in 1980s Los Angeles is the focus of this new drama which follows various characters involved in the illegal drugs business.
The Block NZ contestants Julia and Ali