HDTV Heads-Up: July 28-August 3
According to the publicity, special cameras also have been installed to capture behind-the-scenes footage as tigers rip into a fresh deer hide pinata, Burma the elephant swims in a fresh lagoon, and kune kune pigs enter the lions’ den – literally.
Other highlights will include Auckland Zoo’s keepers releasing endangered birds onto islands in the Hauraki Gulf and helping with the Rena oil disaster rescue operation.
Also on note in HD for the week starting July 28:
❑ Movie re-runs of Pirates of the Caribbean – At World’s End on Saturday (TV2, 7.30), Blood Diamond on Saturday (TV One, 9.30), Choke on Saturday (TV3, 10.30) and the Katherine Mansfield drama, Bliss, on Sunday (TV One, 8.30)
❑ The network HD premieres of Randy Jackson Presents America’s Best Dance Crew on Saturday morning (TV2, 11.00), The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air on Sunday (TV2, 4.00) and the movie The A-Team on Monday (TV3, 8.30)
❑ The resumption of Modern Family re-runs on Sunday (TV3, 7.00)
❑ Season finales of Pretty Little Liars on Sunday (TV2, 5.30) and Bones on Thursday (TV3, 8.30).