Good Grief: episode guide


Episode 1

Monday, January 4, 2021
W: Nick Schaedel, Grace Palmer, Eve Palmer
D: Kiel McNaughton

Two very different sisters inherit a funeral home — and its eccentric employees — from their koro. While Ellie is determined to uphold her grandfather's legacy, Gwen can't wait to get to Bali and become a DJ. Can they figure out their lives while staring death in the face?

Cast: Eve Palmer as Ellie, Grace Palmer as Gwen, Vinnie Bennett as Beau, Josh Thomson as Dean, Sophie Hambleton as Sharyn, James Roque as Ben, Wesley Dowdell as Kerry, Lucy Wigmore as Louise, Michelle Ang as Michelle

Episode 2

Monday, January 4, 2021
W: Nick Schaedel, Grace Palmer, Eve Palmer
D: Kiel McNaughton

Ellie and Gwen crash a funeral service by a rival company to get business tips. After the sister's first funeral service working together, Ellie has second thoughts about selling. Dean proposes he step in as manager of Loving Tributes.©tzuk

Cast: Eve Palmer as Ellie, Grace Palmer as Gwen, Vinnie Bennett as Beau, Josh Thomson as Dean, Sophie Hambleton as Sharyn, Rawiri Paratene as Hemi, James Roque as Ben, Wesley Dowdell as Kerry, Lucy Wigmore as Louise, Michelle Ang as Michelle Roxie Mohebbi as Anna

Episode 3

Monday, January 4, 2021
W: Nick Schaedel, Grace Palmer, Eve Palmer
D: Kiel McNaughton

When Gwen's skill in applying makeup is called into question she brings in some residents from the local rest home to practice on. Ellie announces renovations before cutting Dean's hours. Loving Tributes receives some strong reviews on social media. Gwen hires an interior decorator.©tzuk

Cast: Eve Palmer as Ellie, Grace Palmer as Gwen, Vinnie Bennett as Beau, Josh Thomson as Dean, Sophie Hambleton as Sharyn, James Roque as Ben, Bree Peters as Trisha

Episode 4

Monday, January 4, 2021
W: Nick Schaedel, Grace Palmer, Eve Palmer
D: Kiel McNaughton

Loving Tributes branches out into psychic services to help their clients communicate with the recently departed.©tzuk

Cast: Eve Palmer as Ellie, Grace Palmer as Gwen, Vinnie Bennett as Beau, Josh Thomson as Dean, Sophie Hambleton as Sharyn, James Roque as Ben, Bree Peters as Trisha Romy Hooper as Amba, Niwa Whatuira as Zane, Lucinda Hare as Sales Associate

Episode 5

Monday, January 4, 2021
W: Nick Schaedel, Grace Palmer, Eve Palmer
D: Kiel McNaughton

Gwen DJ's the funeral service for a member of the Sick Puppies. Trisha begin renovations at Loving Tributes and Sharyn's quick thinking saves a life.

Cast: Eve Palmer as Ellie, Grace Palmer as Gwen, Vinnie Bennett as Beau, Josh Thomson as Dean, Sophie Hambleton as Sharyn, James Roque as Ben, Bree Peters as Trisha Sally Stockwell as Leonie, Logan Dodds as Mitch

Episode 6

Monday, January 4, 2021
W: Nick Schaedel, Grace Palmer, Eve Palmer
D: Kiel McNaughton

The staff of Loving Tributes take a first aid course. Gwen books a flight to Bali and sells her stake in the business to Dean. Ellie rejects Ben's marriage proposal.

Cast: Eve Palmer as Ellie, Grace Palmer as Gwen, Vinnie Bennett as Beau, Josh Thomson as Dean, Sophie Hambleton as Sharyn, James Roque as Ben, Bree Peters as Trisha Angella Dravid as Leah, Scotty Cotter as Samson, Hans Masoe as Murray; uncredited as Bronte