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SABC Encore

Broadcast on: DStv
Active from: 11 May 2015
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About

SABC Encore is a South African television channel broadcast exclusively on MultiChoice Africa's DStv platform which was created as a showcase for vintage South African television series from the SABC's archives.

AVAILABILITY

DStv: Channel 156
Bouquet: Premium, Extra, Compact Plus, Compact, Family, Access

PICTURE FORMAT

576i (SDTV, 16:9) - DStv

ABOUT

The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) partnered with MultiChoice to launch SABC Encore in 2015, an entertainment channel exclusively available on DStv.

The channel showcases vintage South African comedies, dramas, kiddies and lifestyle shows from the 1980s and 1990s, including iconic titles such as 'Sgudi 'Snaysi, Agter Elke Man, Interster, Ubambo Lwami, Pumpkin Patch, Haas Das en Nuuskas, Dikolong and Hlala Kwabafileyo, among many others.


Latest Updated Shows

Shado's

Genre: Drama, Comedy-Drama
Channel: SABC3, SABC Encore
Summary: Comedy-drama series set in a downtown bar called Shado's, which is co-owned by Shado and her partner Shawn, with a variety of other characters.
Starring: Nambitha Mpumlwana, Craig Urbani, Mary-Anne Barlow


Tsha Tsha

Genre: Drama, Education
Channel: SABC1, SABC Encore
Summary: Youth drama following the lives of young people in the fictional rural Eastern Cape town of Lubusi, as they negotiate love, sex and relationships.
Starring: Sisanda Henna, Zolani Mahola, Noxee Maqashalala


Gaz'lam

Genre: Drama, Education
Channel: SABC1, SABC Encore
Summary: Drama series about love, sex and relationships, with recurring themes of male and female identities and expectations and sexual negotiations.
Starring: Siyabonga Shibe, Mbali Ntuli, Hlengiwe Lushaba


Latest Articles

A 7de Laan Christmas Miracle: 2018 Revived!

27 Dec 2018 | Written by: charmed_dude | From: 7de Laan With Dane
After a series of unfortunate, high and low events, 7de Laan ended the year on a festive high. Also: Hettie and Tjaatas are back!!


New on TV today: Monday 24 December

24 Dec 2018 | Written by: Shows Editor | From: New Shows and Seasons
The Affair returns to City, there's a Murdoch Mysteries special on ITV Choice and a Marc Lottering stands up on 1Magic.


New on TV today: Tuesday 13 November

13 Nov 2018 | Written by: Shows Editor | From: New Shows and Seasons
Eli Roth tackles a History of Horror on Sundance, gangland drama The Oath is on City and IDx investigates the Versace murder.


LATEST ARTICLES

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MaNgcobo's judgment crashes and burns when she makes the wrong choices.


New on TV today: Friday 21 February

Netflix has a new Spanglish comedy-drama called Gentefied and survival series Alone returns to eReality.


Lithapo Teasers - March 2020

Tselane saves Zano from a thug-attack, they share a near kiss and get close.


Muvhango Teasers - March 2020

Battle lines are drawn in the war for the throne!


New on TV today: Thursday 20 February

A new season of One Day Leader starts on SABC1 and BBC Lifestyle debuts Grand Designs: The Street.


The Queen: Close-up on the Therons and other new characters

A mad ex-husband, his ratty uncle and Mjekejeke's dearest daughter... the 411 on The Queen's newcomers.


Idols SA: How to enter Season 16's new online auditions

If you have internet access, you can enter from anywhere in the country.


New on TV today: Wednesday 19 February

It's thriller night with Jett and Prodigal Son starting on M-Net; and Cold Call on ITV.


Top Shows on TV: January 2020

Load shedding hit Mzansi's Big Four shows hard in January with a plunge of 3.5 million viewers between them.


Scandal! Teasers - March 2020

Thembeka's plan is in full swing when Xolile and Romeo finally return.

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