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COOL Actor Jim Belushi lands new reality show on Discovery Channel about his legal cannabis farm in Oregon. Series title: Growing Belushi. South African broadcast unconfirmed but hopefully.
Comments | 01 Aug 2020 13:10
COOL South African celebrity chef Zola Nene (Expresso) to headline the premiere episode of Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted 2, filmed in KZN. Zola shares Zulu culinary techniques with Gordon. Premieres on National Geographic on Wednesday, 26 August at 21h00.
Comments | 29 Jul 2020 15:33
COOL Family Feud SA goes international in August when it loads on Netflix on Friday, 14 August 2020.
2 Comments | 28 Jul 2020 10:51
COOL Apple gives a series order to South African author Lauren Beukes for her book Shining Girls. Starring: Elisabeth Moss, who also produces along with Leonardo DiCaprio’s production company Appian Way Productions.
Comments | 24 Jul 2020 16:33
COOL SABC3 to debut a new concept series provisionally titled Insider SA (name might change). It takes viewers through South Africa’s neighbourhoods, meeting the "makers and shakers" who breathe life into their community... insiders who live, work and create in each place. Premiere date: Tuesday, 4 August at 19h30.
Comments | 25 Jun 2020 16:39
COOL Season 5 of Billions to premiere on M-Net on Tuesday, 9 June at 22h00, followed by the eighth and final season of Homeland on Thursday, 11 June at 21h00.
Comments | 28 May 2020 11:30
COOL Better Call Saul and Breaking Bad star Bob Odenkirk (who started his career as a writer) launches his own production company Cal-Gold Pictures. Signs a first-look deal with Sony Pictures TV.
Comments | 16 Apr 2020 13:54
COOL Daily exercise classes now available on Superport Blitz (Channel 200), starring Virgin Active instructors. Classes air at 08h00 and 17h00 daily (from 16 April). They cater to any level of fitness apparently, by adjusting each movement. Also available on Catch-Up.
Comments | 15 Apr 2020 16:24
COOL New Jerry Seinfeld comedy special 23 Hours to Kill premieres globally on Netflix on Tuesday, 5 May 2020.
Comments | 14 Apr 2020 10:54
COOL DJ's pH and Shimza host virtual Lockdown parties on Channel O on Fridays and Saturdays at 18h00. They spin the decks until midnight with DJ pals as guests e.g Zinhle, Maphorisa and Fresh. Party tag: #LockdownHouseParty
Comments | 29 Mar 2020 13:48
COOL Showtime releases fifth trailer for Billions 5, complete with sound effect subtitles and a carniverous monster moment - from both Ax and Wendy.
2 Comments | 23 Mar 2020 15:28
COOL The Affair's Maura Tierney (Helen) signed to Showtime's new series Rust - about the rusty, shattered American dream of characters out of a Tennessee Williams/Sam Shepard play.
1 Comment | 06 Mar 2020 16:22
COOL Township boxing flik Knuckle City - co-produced by Mzansi Magic Movies - opens at cinemas this Friday, 28 February 2020.
1 Comment | 28 Feb 2020 17:30
COOL The Child is Here. Disney's released a plush toy of the cutest kid in the world, the mysterious Child on The Mandalorian. Tap the comments box for pics...
3 Comments | 24 Feb 2020 09:55
COOL Springfield comes to life in new Simpsons theme park.
Comments | 16 May 2015 18:03
COOL A thorough listing of recently cancelled and renewed shows across US networks.
Comments | 12 May 2015 14:46
COOL The Strain returns. A trailer.
Comments | 06 May 2015 15:47
COOL Good Wife star Josh Charles (Will) joins Masters of Sex as a businessman who wants to turn sex into a perfume.
Comments | 06 May 2015 15:40
COOL Meet Khaleesi's body double on Game of Thrones.
Comments | 23 Apr 2015 14:18
COOL Behind the scenes pics from Game of Thrones - Seasons 1 - 4.
Comments | 23 Apr 2015 14:08
COOL American TV stations look to drones for future newsgathering.
Comments | 15 Apr 2015 12:23
COOL Inside the real home used on Empire.
Comments | 15 Apr 2015 12:18
COOL Masi Oka to reprise role as Hiro Nakamura on Heroes revival miniseries Heroes Reborn.
Comments | 30 Mar 2015 14:14
COOL Vinnie Chase, Ari Gold and the boys are back in the Entourage movie. See the trailer. (Releases in June).
Comments | 25 Mar 2015 12:24
COOL The house from the first season of American Horror Story sells for $3.2 million.
Comments | 23 Mar 2015 15:55
COOL BBC creating TV drama based on the making of Grand Theft Auto.
2 Comments | 12 Mar 2015 18:58
COOL Bates Motel: the downward spiral of a mother and rise of a psycho. A Season 3 preview.
Comments | 09 Mar 2015 15:31
COOL First pics of Colin Farrell and Taylor Kitsch in the new season of True Detective.
Comments | 24 Feb 2015 12:16
COOL Walking Dead executive producer Robert Kirkman gets series order for his new exorcism drama Outcast.
Comments | 13 Feb 2015 16:15
COOL Beth's back! The Walking Dead's Emily Kinney cast in The Flash - as The Atom's nemesis.
Comments | 11 Feb 2015 16:22
COOL A gallery of photos and artwork for the return of The Walking Dead - back on Fox this Monday (9 February) at 21h20.
Comments | 06 Feb 2015 12:13
COOL A first look at the poster for Bates Motel Season 3.
Comments | 03 Feb 2015 14:44
COOL New Sons of Anarchy video game trailer.
Comments | 30 Jan 2015 17:00
COOL Italy's most popular show - about the Mafia of course - gets sold to 50 countries.
Comments | 28 Jan 2015 14:40
COOL Grab yourself an hour and watch the first episode of Syfy's new series 12 Monkeys - based on the Bruce Willis/Brad Pitt flik.
Comments | 23 Jan 2015 14:55
COOL All the details about Fargo Season 2.
Comments | 20 Jan 2015 16:27
COOL Sony TV producing Donnie Brasco-inspired gangster series El Dandy.
Comments | 20 Jan 2015 16:13
COOL Joan Rivers makes posthumous appearances on Celebrity Apprentice in scenes recorded before her death.
Comments | 20 Jan 2015 16:12
COOL A look at all the 2015 pilots that want to make it on to US television.
Comments | 20 Jan 2015 16:02
COOL A review of seven new Amazon series.
Comments | 19 Jan 2015 13:38
COOL Justified star Timothy Olyphant and exec producer Graham Yost discuss the end of the series in the build-up to the final season.
Comments | 19 Jan 2015 12:24
COOL Low budget film actors in the US get 25% pay hike.
Comments | 12 Jan 2015 17:26
COOL 5 reasons why everyone should be talking about Masters of Sex.
Comments | 12 Jan 2015 17:17
COOL E! Entertainment's most anticipated TV shows of 2015.
Comments | 02 Jan 2015 18:36
COOL A listing of the 2015 premiere and return dates for top US shows including American Horror Story, Glee and Walking Dead.
Comments | 02 Jan 2015 10:19
COOL IMDb reveals Top 10 American TV shows of 2014 list.
Comments | 15 Dec 2014 12:43
COOL The Walking Dead spin-off finds it's star. Cliff Curtis will headline the series set in a different location from Rick & Co.
Comments | 08 Dec 2014 14:56
COOL Joan Rivers receives posthumous Grammy nomination for Best Spoken Word for her memoir Diary of a Mad Diva.
Comments | 08 Dec 2014 14:49
COOL HBO orders new Martin Scorsese/Mick Jagger/Terence Winter rock drama - about sex, drugs and music in the 1970's.
Comments | 04 Dec 2014 13:30
COOL Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon to star in Big Little Lies, a limited series by David E. Kelley.
Comments | 26 Nov 2014 13:41


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