Erik Thompson as George Turner on 800 Words (Image courtesy of American Public Television)

The charming family drama 800 Words follows widower and Sydney, Australia resident George Turner’s (Erik Thomson) impulsive decision to start afresh.

As the series began, George packed up his two teenage children, Shay and Arlo, and moved from Sydney to the New Zealand coastal town of Weld, where he spent his summer vacations as a child. The Turners quickly became the center of attention for the weird and wonderful locals of Weld.

But all good things must come to the end, and the final 16-episode season of 800 Words will come to CPTV Thursdays at 10 p.m. starting in spring 2019.

Episodes will air as follows:

  • Episode 1 – Thursday, May 9 at 10 p.m.
  • Episode 2 – Thursday, May 16 at 10 p.m.
  • Episode 3 – Thursday, May 23 at 10 p.m.
  • Episode 4 – Thursday, May 30 at 10 p.m.
  • Episodes 5 & 6 – Thursday, June 20, back-to-back starting at 10 p.m.
  • Episodes 7 & 8 – Thursday, June 27, back-to-back starting at 10 p.m.
  • Episodes 9 & 10 – Thursday, July 11, back-to-back starting at 9:30 p.m.
  • Episodes 11 & 12 – Thursday, July 18, back-to-back starting at 9:30 p.m.
  • Episodes 13 & 14 – Thursday, July 25, back-to-back starting at 9:30 p.m.
  • Episodes 15 & 16 – Thursday, Aug. 1, back-to-back starting at 9:30 p.m.

Don’t miss all the drama as relationships are tested, unexpected visitors arrive, and the whole town encounters new trials and tribulations in the final season of 800 Words. 


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