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kykNET

Broadcast on: DStv
Active from: 15 Nov 1999

Contact details:
137 Bram Fischer Dr
Blairgowrie
Randburg
Gauteng
2194

Tel: +27 (0)11 686-6000

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About

kykNET is a South African premium general entertainment television channel, part of the M-Net stable of channels, which broadcasts in Afrikaans. Owned by pay-TV operator M-Net, it was launched on the DStv satellite service on 15 November, 1999.

AVAILABILITY

DStv: Channel 144
Bouquet: Premium, Compact Plus

PICTURE FORMAT

16:9 (576i, SDTV)
16:9 widescreen (1080i, HDTV) - from 12 August, 2014

ABOUT

kykNET is targeted at Afrikaans-speakers, be it their home language or even their second language, as a television channel with local flavour. kykNET is produced by M-Net and it broadcasts only in Afrikaans.

Programming includes everything from talk shows to variety and music programmes, local dramas, reality competition series and cooking shows.

The channel adopted high definition television on 12 August, 2014, in 16:9 widescreen, 1080i full HD.

kykNET underwent a branding refresh on 15 April, 2021.

LOGO

August 2014 - March 2017



Since 30 March, 2017


Latest Updated Shows

Getroud met Rugby: Die Sepie

Channel: kykNET, kykNET & kie
Summary: Soap opera based on the feature film and later drama series Gegroud met Rugby by Deon Opperman, which is set amongst a rugby-playing community.
Starring: Stephanie Baartman, Nadia Beukes, Jocelyn Broderick


Die Byl

Genre: Drama, Police Procedural
Channel: kykNET, kykNET & kie
Summary: Crime drama series inspired by legendary South African detective Piet Byleveld, who caught some of the country's most heinous serial killers.
Starring: Waldemar Schultz, Marvin-Lee Beukes, Lika Berning


Die Boekklub

Genre: Drama
Channel: kykNET, kykNET & kie
Summary: Drama about a city slicker who moves to a small town and despite his reservations finds an unlikely new family when he joins the local book club.
Starring: Armand Aucamp, Jana Cilliers, Paul du Toit


Latest Articles

Getroud met Rugby Teasers - June 2021

17 May 2021 | Written by: TVSA Team | From: Getroud met Rugby Teasers
Nesie and Buks are like nomads and keep having to move.


Suidooster Teasers - June 2021

06 May 2021 | Written by: TVSA Team | From: Suidooster Teasers
Everyone is worried about Bridgette as she struggles to remember.


New on TV today: Wednesday 12 May

12 May 2021 | Written by: Shows Editor | From: New Shows and Seasons
Bertus Basson fixes restaurants in kykNET's In die Sop and sitcom The Upshaws drops on Netflix.



LATEST ARTICLES

New on TV today: Tuesday 18 May

There'a a Return to Amish on Real Time and a new Fail Army on Discovery Family.


Gomora 2 Teasers - June 2021

Langa and Gladys are injured - will they make it?


Getroud met Rugby Teasers - June 2021

Nesie and Buks are like nomads and keep having to move.


2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards: all the Scripted category winners

Spoiler alert! The winners from Night 1. They re-air tonight (17th) so don't click if you don't want to be a fortune teller.


Generations: The Legacy Teasers - June 2021

Sphe is too nice to realise she’s being manipulated.


New on TV today: Monday 17 May

New drama Coyote premieres on Universal and Miss Universe 2020 airs on 1Magic.


New on TV today: Sunday 16 May

A Kentucky Murder Mystery airs on ID and Amy Schumer Presents Mark Normand on Comedy Central.


New on TV today: Saturday 15 May

Ozzy Osbourne: Throne of Darkness airs on HISTORY and Another Period returns to Comedy Central.


New! A Love to Die For Teasers

Introducing the first teasers for Glow TV's new 18h00 romantic thriller...


The River 2 on Mzansi Magic Teasers - June 2021

Dimpho's world falls apart and she has a big decision to make.

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