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SHOW NEWS Bold and the Beautiful starts airing new episodes in the US on Monday, 20 July after catching-up on filming in the wake of Lockdown.
Comments | 13 Jul 2020 15:32
SHOW NEWS M-Net wisens-up and ditches the bachelor losers from the past two seasons by replacing them with a bachelorette. The Bachelorette South Africa to premiere on M-Net in early 2021. The Bachelorette to be revealed later this week.
Comments | 12 Jul 2020 19:50
SHOW NEWS Afro-soul singer/songwriter Berita to headline SABC2's Afro Café on Friday, 10 July at 19h00.
Comments | 08 Jul 2020 15:42
SHOW NEWS And the name of's new soapie/novela is... Durban Gen. It's produced by Uzalo creators Stained Glass TV and it's set at a fictional KZN hospital.
2 Comments | 08 Jul 2020 14:26
SHOW NEWS 1Magic to pay tribute to Mary Twala in the premiere of Somizi's new cookery reality show Dinner at Somizi's when it premieres on Friday (10 July) at 19h00. His first guest: actress Rami Chuene.
Comments | 06 Jul 2020 18:11
SHOW NEWS The third and final season of Gebroke Harte to premiere on eExtra on Monday, 20 July at 19h00, replacing Doodsondes 2 once it ends.
Comments | 03 Jul 2020 16:29
SHOW NEWS Another schleb cookery show debuts soon: Celebrity Mystery Box. Premieres on 1Magic on Saturday, 4 July at 20h00 and on Mzansi Magic on Wednesday, 8 July at 20h00. Each week two celeb guests compete to create a winning dish from 10 ingredients in a box to win cash for themselves and charity. The judges: Chef Nti and LesDaChef.
Comments | 01 Jul 2020 16:42
SHOW NEWS Thomas Gumede to host new comedy talk show The Lowdown with Thomas Gumede, on 1Magic from Saturday, 4 July at 20h30 and on Mzansi Magic from Thursday, 9 July at 20h00. It features a round-up of humorous social media memes and videos highlighting relationships during Lockdown.
Comments | 30 Jun 2020 18:56
SHOW NEWS New season of Afro Café premieres on SABC2 on Friday, 3 July at 19h00, without a presenter for the first time. Also: episodes change from 48-minutes to 23 and feature two new audience driven inserts: The Fan and The Loyalty Rewards. Premiere studio guest is Amanda Black.
Comments | 30 Jun 2020 09:30
SHOW NEWS Remember the casting call for Miles Apart, Miles Together? Probs not! - it was so long ago. February 2019. It starts on SABC3 on Wednesday, 19 August at 19h30. It reunites people who are living overseas with their loved ones in South Africa.
Comments | 25 Jun 2020 19:02
SHOW NEWS Uzalo producers Stained Glass TV to produce new telenovela/soapie for
Comments | 23 Jun 2020 12:22
SHOW NEWS BET to debut its own local soapie titled Isono. According to network overlords Viacom, it's going to: reveal that everyone is hiding something. Airs Mondays to Fridays at 21h30, from 27 July.
1 Comment | 11 Jun 2020 10:41
SHOW NEWS Candice Modiselle and her family take on Jason Goliath and his kin on Family Feud SA this Sunday (7 June 2020).
1 Comment | 02 Jun 2020 15:22
SHOW NEWS SABC1 to premiere new doccie series SA Hip Hop Story: Blow Up or Cave feat. the music and lifestyles of Mzansi's hip hop heads. Artists include JOZI, Reason, Shugasmakx, Touchline and Indigo Stella. The host: Zubz The Last Letta. Premieres Monday, 1 June at 21h00.
1 Comment | 28 May 2020 11:52
SHOW NEWS NBC songwriting reality search Songland to premiere on SABC3 on Saturday, 6 June at 19h00. Undiscovered songwriters pitch their original creations to recording artists and a panel of music producers. The winner's song will be recorded and released.
1 Comment | 27 May 2020 12:29
SHOW NEWS BBC to produce Charles Dickens' Great Expectations into a TV show.
Comments | 15 May 2020 10:06
SHOW NEWS Rapper Nasty C to play the cameo role of a music producer on the new Netflix local original Blood & Water. Loads Wednesday, 20 May.
Comments | 14 May 2020 13:07
SHOW NEWS Netflix orders its third original South African series: JIVA! - a dance drama created by Isipho co-creator Busisiwe Ntintili and starring Noxolo Dlamini (Isibaya, Sarafina stage production) in the lead role.
1 Comment | 01 May 2020 10:46
SHOW NEWS Second South African Netflix original Blood & Water to load in May. Cast includes Ama Qamata, Khosi Ngema, Gail Mabalane, Natasha Thahane and Cindy Mahlangu.
1 Comment | 28 Apr 2020 12:03
SHOW NEWS The Daily Show extends to 45-minutes for the first time in its history (from Monday, 27 April). According to Comedy Central, it's because of the success of The Daily Social Distancing Show with Trevor Noah where he hosts from home.
Comments | 28 Apr 2020 10:03
SHOW NEWS HBO greenlights new pooch makeover show Hot Dog for its new streamer HBO Max.
1 Comment | 20 Apr 2020 10:41
SHOW NEWS Oh, honey! RuPaul's first UK Drag Race heads to BBC Brit this month, on Tuesday, 21 April at 21h00. Queens be Baga Chipz, Scaredy Kat and Vinegar Strokes.
1 Comment | 08 Apr 2020 10:40
SHOW NEWS EVENTUALLY. Lockdown Season 5 arrives in its rightful place: on its home channel Mzansi Magic after being ripped away for Showmax. It premieres Monday, 6 April at 20h00.
1 Comment | 31 Mar 2020 14:25
SHOW NEWS First trailer released for Season 2 of Dirty John, now an anthology series featuring another true life psycho Dirty John to send a shiver down your spine.
1 Comment | 30 Mar 2020 13:19
SHOW NEWS Steve Harvey's Family Feud South Africa confirmed to premiere on on Sunday, 5 April 2020 at 18h00.
Comments | 30 Mar 2020 11:05
SHOW NEWS New local telenovela Gomora to replace Isithembiso once it ends on Mzansi Magic. Premieres Monday, 30 March 2020.
Comments | 02 Mar 2020 12:09
SHOW NEWS SuperSport launches show called The Weekender which will dip into the sporting zeitgeist and talk about what's been and what is to come in the sports world. Hosted by Neil Andrews, it premieres on Saturday 29 Feb at 08h00 on SL3G, SS10, SS4, SS8A and SS9.
Comments | 27 Feb 2020 14:58
SHOW NEWS The Mysteries of March: ITV Choice welcomes back two crimes series in March - Murdoch Mysteries 13 (on the 3rd) and Endeavour 7 (on the 4th).
Comments | 24 Feb 2020 14:47
SHOW NEWS New HGTV show Fixer to Fabulous follows married go-getters Dave and Jenny Marrs, who renovate classic homes in small-town America, from rickety Victorian estates to crumbling colonials. Starts on 3 March.
Comments | 21 Feb 2020 15:51
SHOW NEWS It's happening on BBC Brit in April: The Mallorca Files (20th) is a feel-good drama which sees a policeman joining forces with a wise-cracking German detective to fight crime on the Spanish island; and RuPaul's Drag Race UK (21st) is a trip across the pond in search of a queen with the most charisma, uniqueness, nerve and talent in all the land.
Comments | 20 Feb 2020 20:45
SHOW NEWS ABC orders new Shonda Rhimes thriller The Catch starring Mirelle Enos (The Killing, Big Love).
Comments | 08 May 2015 12:35
SHOW NEWS History channel developing series about the Vietnam war.
Comments | 01 Apr 2015 18:15
SHOW NEWS Downton Abbey boss explains why the show's ending after it's sixth season.
Comments | 30 Mar 2015 14:00
SHOW NEWS Jennifer Lopez to produce new series about the history of California.
Comments | 13 Mar 2015 17:37
SHOW NEWS TV series spin-off of The Expendables in the works at Fox.
Comments | 10 Mar 2015 16:24
SHOW NEWS Fox confirms plans for X-Men: The Series.
Comments | 06 Mar 2015 15:14
SHOW NEWS Glee wraps filming on the final season. "It Was Tough," Says Matthew Morrison (Will)
Comments | 24 Feb 2015 12:08
SHOW NEWS Jennifer Esposito (Bluebloods) to replace Alyssa Milano on Mistresses in the role of Calista - a creative director who becomes friends with Joss.
Comments | 11 Feb 2015 16:18
SHOW NEWS Jon Stewart announces his retirement from The Daily Show.
Comments | 11 Feb 2015 16:14
SHOW NEWS Ellen DeGeneres to produce comedy series about a woman in the public eye who’s ready to stop pretending she’s so happy all the time. Idina Menzel to star.
Comments | 06 Feb 2015 12:26
SHOW NEWS The Weinstein Co. to develop true-life sniper story into miniseries following the success of American Sniper.
Comments | 03 Feb 2015 15:01
SHOW NEWS The Walking Dead's Tyler James William (Noah) cast in new Criminal Minds spinoff.
Comments | 28 Jan 2015 14:19
SHOW NEWS Disney XD orders Gamer’s Guide To Everything, a live-action comedy series starring Cameron Boyce - co-star of Disney Channel's Jessie.
Comments | 22 Jan 2015 15:20
SHOW NEWS Fox orders adaptations of Frankenstein and Luther (with Idris Alba as an executive producer).
Comments | 21 Jan 2015 17:16
SHOW NEWS Netflix confirms a late February premiere for House of Cards 3.
Comments | 04 Dec 2014 13:33
SHOW NEWS A first look at the new BBC/HBO mini-series The Casual Vacancy, based on Harry Potter writer J.K. Rowling's book.
Comments | 25 Nov 2014 14:33
SHOW NEWS Final, sixth season of Glee to premiere in the US in January.
Comments | 21 Nov 2014 13:50
SHOW NEWS HBO picks up Martin Scorcese/Benicio Del Toro drama Cortes - about Spanish conquistador Hernán Cortés who brought down the Aztec empire.
Comments | 19 Nov 2014 13:31
SHOW NEWS A list of international shows cancelled this year and those in their final season.
Comments | 18 Nov 2014 13:28
SHOW NEWS Critical scene from American Horror Story: Freak Show gets stolen and leaked to the media. It involves Pepper and how she ended up in Briarcliff asylum in Season 2.
Comments | 17 Nov 2014 13:34


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Lithapo Teasers - August 2020

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New on TV today: Sunday 12 July

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Council of Dads (Season 1)

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New on TV today: Saturday 11 July

Somizi & Mohale: The Union comes to Wethu, the final season of Supernatural starts on M-Net City and Khabodacious returns to SABC2.

2020 SAMAs: Music Video and Record of the Year nominees

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