News Shorts - Schedule alert!

SCHEDULE ALERT! SABC3 to introduce daily drama timeslot from Monday, 6 July at 18h30, starting with American series This is Us. It follows an array of characters whose paths happen to cross and their life stories intertwine. Several of them share a birthday.
Comments | 25 Jun 2020 18:49
SCHEDULE ALERT! SABC1 starts a two-part documentary special on Thursday, 18 June at 21h00 as a tribute to the late ProKid, who would have turned 39 on 22 June. It's titled Dankie San - The Kasie Rap Bible and gives a backstage look into the creation of his 2007 Dankie San album. Part 2 airs on Thursday 25th.
Comments | 18 Jun 2020 10:49
SCHEDULE ALERT! Season 2 of Killing Eve to premiere on FOX on Wednesday, 1 July at 20h45, the week after Season 1 ends.
Comments | 15 Jun 2020 14:30
SCHEDULE ALERT! SABC1 continues its Mzansi short film time-slot on Wednesdays at 19h30 in June with four new youth films: The Turning Son (3 June), Feminine Lotus (10 June), Samson (17 June) and Light Bulb Moment (24 June).
Comments | 01 Jun 2020 10:05
SCHEDULE ALERT! The delayed second season of Housekeepers will now premiere on Mzansi Magic on Monday, 15 June at 20h00.
1 Comment | 28 May 2020 15:25
SCHEDULE ALERT! A run of the docu-reality series Marry Me Now SA replaces The Real Housewives of Johannesburg 2 on Mzansi Magic after it ends. Premieres Thursday, 21 May at 20h00.
1 Comment | 13 May 2020 18:04
SCHEDULE ALERT! Confirmed: the final timeline. #Uzalo will be on break for five weeks as the production catches up on filming new episodes. It returns on Monday, 15 June 2020.
Comments | 08 May 2020 12:52
SCHEDULE ALERT! Imbewu and The Wild change times on eXtra - from nights to mornings. Imbewu now airs at 10h20 on weekdays and The Wild at 09h35.
Comments | 08 May 2020 12:30
SCHEDULE ALERT! A heads-up that the rebroadcast of the SABC1 drama series Makoti will only start on Monday (11 May) instead of Friday (8 May) as there's one more new episode of Uzalo before it goes on break.
1 Comment | 06 May 2020 15:44
SCHEDULE ALERT! Mzansi Magic to air South African movies on Sunday nights at 20h00, from 10 May - once Trackers ends. May line-up: Five Fingers for Marseilles (10th), Vaya (17th), She is King (24th) and Farewell Ella Bella (31st).
Comments | 06 May 2020 10:28
SCHEDULE ALERT! Lockdown 5 moves to 21h30 on Mzansi Magic until Monday, 18 May when it moves to 21h00.
Comments | 01 May 2020 11:55
SCHEDULE ALERT! Season 2 of Real Housewives of Johannesburg moves into the 20h00 timeslot on Mzansi Magic from Friday,1 May, with new episodes each night of the week. No. of eps in the season: 13.
Comments | 01 May 2020 11:44
SCHEDULE ALERT! A rebroadcast of Season 3 of I Am Woman replaces Afternoon Express on SABC3 at 17h00 from Monday, 20 April for the extended Lockdown.
Comments | 17 Apr 2020 09:50
SCHEDULE ALERT! SuperSport 1 continues its battle to keep viewers without sport by introducing a nightly sports movie at 20h30. Titles include Jerry Maguire, Any Given Sunday, Rocky 1-5, Invictus, Cinderella Man, Rudy and The Waterboy. Starts Friday, 17 April and runs for 60 days.
Comments | 14 Apr 2020 16:15
SCHEDULE ALERT! SABC features four Easter specials over the Lockdown long weekend. Click the comments box for the line-up>>
1 Comment | 09 Apr 2020 12:18
SCHEDULE ALERT! SABC2's Afrikaans current affairs show Fokus moves from Sundays to Wednesdays at 19h00, starting on Wednesday, 8 April 2020. Why? Viewer complaints that Sundays are church time.
Comments | 06 Apr 2020 14:27
SCHEDULE ALERT! eExtra pulls Morena from the channel's morning schedule at the last minute citing age restriction concerns. It's too dirty for the mornings. It's been pushed to May, at 23h00, when I Forgot I Loved you ends.
Comments | 06 Mar 2020 17:00
SCHEDULE ALERT! DStv and National Geographic get rapped over their naked knuckles for airing nudity and sexuality in series promos in the morning.
Comments | 16 May 2013 12:07
SCHEDULE ALERT! DStv and National Geographic get rapped over their naked knuckles for airing nudity and sexuality in series promos in the morning.
Comments | 16 May 2013 12:07
SCHEDULE ALERT! Time to update your torrent client as Starz announces premiere date of Spartacus: War Of The Damned. What do SA broadcasters have against Starz?
Comments | 07 Nov 2012 11:15
SCHEDULE ALERT! A reminder that Comedy Central (Africa) debuts on DStv on Tuesday (6th) - on channel 122. It goes live at 19h30.
Comments | 05 Dec 2011 09:11
SCHEDULE ALERT! DStv's announced that Comedy Central (Africa) will be launching on the Premium bouquet on Tuesday, 6 December - on channel 122.
Comments | 01 Dec 2011 16:06
SCHEDULE ALERT! M-Net is moving its local soap The Wild to a new timeslot 10 months after it's debut, in a bid to try and lure more viewers.
Comments | 29 Nov 2011 10:28
SCHEDULE ALERT! The final episode of All My Children will air in the USA on Friday 23 September, ABC announced on Thursday.
Comments | 01 Jul 2011 03:08
SCHEDULE ALERT! AMC will unveil its newest series, The Killing, with a two-hour premiere on Sunday 3 April.
Comments | 11 Feb 2011 02:02
SCHEDULE ALERT! DStv launched the 24-hour Food Network channel on Thursday (2 December). It's available on the Premium and Compact bouquets, on Channel 185.
Comments | 01 Dec 2010 17:06
SCHEDULE ALERT! Syfy will air the final five episodes of the recently cancelled Caprica in January - all on one night.
Comments | 24 Nov 2010 02:56
SCHEDULE ALERT! The new cop drama from The Shield creator Shawn Ryan, The Chicago Code, starring Jason Clarke and Jennifer Beals, will premiere in the USA in February.
Comments | 04 Nov 2010 02:22
SCHEDULE ALERT! Caprica is returning to Syfy sooner than initially planned. Originally scheduled to come back in January, it now will kick off on 5 October.
Comments | 10 Sep 2010 04:01
SCHEDULE ALERT! American Idol: Lee DeWyze's debut album out 16 November.
Comments | 20 Aug 2010 04:53
SCHEDULE ALERT! SuperSportHD2 launches on DStv this Friday (the 13th) on channel 172 and will broadcast the English Premier League exclusively. 24-hours a day.
Comments | 11 Aug 2010 23:36
SCHEDULE ALERT! eNuus debut'd on kykNET this Sunday (18 July 2010) at 19h00. It airs nightly, Mondays to Sundays.
Comments | 19 Jul 2010 21:50
SCHEDULE ALERT! Summer Preview 2010: Returning TV Shows.
Comments | 04 Jun 2010 03:57
SCHEDULE ALERT! USA's long-running original series Psych will premiere its fifth season in the USA on Wednesday, 21 July.
Comments | 10 May 2010 02:55
SCHEDULE ALERT! White Collar will return to USA Network for its second season in July, followed by the premiere of the spy series Covert Affairs.
Comments | 06 May 2010 02:27
SCHEDULE ALERT! HBO has set 27 June for the new-season launches of Entourage and Hung.
Comments | 26 Apr 2010 04:31
SCHEDULE ALERT! Mad Men begins new season on 25 July.
Comments | 21 Apr 2010 04:06
SCHEDULE ALERT! True Blood to return in USA on 13 June.
Comments | 16 Mar 2010 03:30
SCHEDULE ALERT! Lie to Me slated for return in June in the USA.
Comments | 10 Mar 2010 02:51
SCHEDULE ALERT! Lost sets finale date: May 23.
Comments | 04 Feb 2010 03:45
SCHEDULE ALERT! HBO will debut the 10-part miniseries The Pacific on 14 March.
Comments | 17 Dec 2009 04:55
SCHEDULE ALERT! Final season of Nip/Tuck starts January 6 in the USA. Plus other mid-season schedules from FX.
Comments | 02 Dec 2009 05:27
SCHEDULE ALERT! The sixth and final season of Lost is scheduled for a two-hour premiere in the USA on Tuesday, 2 February.
Comments | 20 Nov 2009 05:17
SCHEDULE ALERT! Chuck to return in the US with Season 3 on 10 January.
Comments | 20 Nov 2009 05:14
SCHEDULE ALERT! Syfy has set 6 Dec as the premiere date for its four-hour contemporary miniseries Alice, based on the classic Lewis Carroll books.
Comments | 08 Oct 2009 03:11
SCHEDULE ALERT! AMC sets premiere date for its new take on the 1960s series The Prisoner, about a man who wakes up in a mysterious place to find he's had his identity erased.
Comments | 30 Sep 2009 05:14
SCHEDULE ALERT! ABC's reinvented V is invading on Tuesday, 3 November.
Comments | 11 Aug 2009 04:26
SCHEDULE ALERT! Syfy has set 22 January 2010 as a premiere date for its highly anticipated BSG spinoff series Caprica.
Comments | 28 Jul 2009 05:59
SCHEDULE ALERT! Syfy announces fall schedule, starting with new Stargate series on 2 October and a Children of the Corn remake, among others.
Comments | 21 Jul 2009 05:40
SCHEDULE ALERT! The CW will kick off its fall campaign on 8 September with the second year of 90210 and the bow of the reimagined Melrose Place.
Comments | 17 Jun 2009 06:06


New on TV today: Tuesday 7 July

TLC gets Dragnificent! and BBC Earth asks the question - Meat: A Threat to Our Planet?

SABC1 loses the SAMA Awards as they go virtual with Mzansi Magic

Another national ceremony gets wiped from free-to-air TV. The format for 2020: five episodes awarding related categories per episode.

Generations: The Legacy Teasers - August 2020

Jack smells a rat, Mazwi causes a Mexican stand-off and Lesedi discovers her ex stole her ideas.

New on TV today: Monday 6 July

Turkish novela Deur Dik en Dun starts on and eExtra; and dramedy This Is Us is new on SABC3.

New on TV today: Sunday 5 July

America's first president is dramatised in HISTORY's Washington, as CuriosityStream finds Dragons & Damsels.

New on TV today: Saturday 4 July

Sharkfest 2020 kicks off on Nat Geo and two new local shows debut on 1Magic.

New! Deur Dik en Dun Teasers - July 2020

Introducing the first teasers for e's new novela that takes over from Bittersoet on Monday, 6 July.

True Love Teasers - July 2020

Paralysed! Meethi will never walk again. And to top it off, she has people trying to kill her.

Mehek 2 Teasers - July 2020

The heart wants what it wants. Also: Norah is kidnapped!

Age is Just A Number Teasers - July 2020

Sahil is determined to expose Nidhi as a fraud and will stop at nothing until the truth is revealed.


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