NEW LO­CAL DRAMA

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Straight For­ward: Mark Mitchin­son (Dear Mur­derer) ap­pears in this Dan­ish-New Zealand thriller about a Scan­dana­vian woman with a crim­i­nal past who moves to Queen­stown for a fresh start. Screens on TVNZ 1.

The Lu­mi­nar­ies:

This adap­tion of Eleanor Cat­ton’s Man Booker prize-win­ning novel is set on the West Coast dur­ing the 1860s gold rush when a young woman sails from Bri­tain to New Zealand to be­gin a new life. It stars Martin Csokas (Short­land Street), Eva Green (Penny Dread­ful) and Eve Hew­son (The Knick). Screens on TVNZ 1.

The Bad Seed: Dean O’Gor­man (West­side) and Matt Minto (Short­land Street) play two broth­ers from a dys­func­tional fam­ily whose lives are rocked by a mur­der in­ves­ti­ga­tion. Other ac­tors in the se­ries in­clude Madeleine Sami (The Great Kiwi Bake Off), Amanda Billing (Short­land Street) and Michelle Lang­stone (800 Words). Screens on TVNZ 1.

Dean O’Gor­man and Matt Minto

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