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Mzansi Wethu

Broadcast on: DStv
Active from: 07 May 2013

Contact details:
137 Bram Fischer Dr
Blairgowrie
Randburg
Gauteng
2194

Tel: +27 (0)11 686-6000

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About

Mzansi Wethu is a South African general entertainment digital satellite channel produced by M-Net and broadcast exclusively on the DStv platform which showcases locally produced content, most of which has appeared on other M-Net channels before, with the aim of bringing that content to varied packages on the DStv bouquet.

AVAILABILITY

DStv: Channel 163
Bouquet: Premium, Compact Plus, Compact, Family, Access

PICTURE FORMAT

16:9 (720p, HDTV)

TARGET MARKET

DStv subscribers
LSM 5-8
Adults 25-49

LANGUAGE

English and other local languages with a strong focus on vernacular. All non-English is subtitled in English.

ABOUT

Mzansi Wethu is a general entertainment channel featuring an array of locally-produced content that includes sitcoms, Lokshin Bioskop movies, game shows, reality fare soap operas, filmed in the Lokshin style.

The programming is a mix of brand-new content and popular shows that created a buzz on M-Net's Local Interest Channels before.

In October 2016 the channel was upgraded from SD to HDTV (720p).


Latest Updated Shows

Gomora

Genre: Telenovela
Channel: Mzansi Magic, Mzansi Wethu
Summary: Telenovela which revolves around the the worlds of the upper- and lower-class communities of posh Sandton and neighbouring township Alexandra.
Starring: Katlego Danke, Zolisa Xaluva, Connie Chiume


The River

Genre: Telenovela
Channel: 1Magic, Mzansi Magic, Mzansi Wethu
Summary: Telenovela revolving around communities on two different sides of a river: society's upper crust in mansions and the exploited "common folk".
Starring: Presley Chweneyagae, Moshidi Motshegwa, Hlomla Dandala


Lingashoni

Genre: Telenovela
Channel: 1Magic, Mzansi Wethu
Summary: The tale of a poverty-stricken farm worker who returns to his former life as a high-flying businessman after a decade-long memory loss.
Starring: Patrick Mofokeng, Thuli Thabethe, Angela Sithole


Latest Articles

New on TV today: Monday 16 May

16 May 2022 | Written by: Shows Editor | From: New Shows and Seasons
Comedy-drama The Bisexual is new on S3 as M-Net searches for The Time Traveler's Wife.


New on TV today: Monday 2 May

02 May 2022 | Written by: Shows Editor | From: New Shows and Seasons | 1 comment
HGTV showcases Cheap Old Houses, online predators are Caught in the Net on ID and the truth about The Godfather airs on M-Net.


Big Brother Mzansi 3 spin-off show: the good, the bad, the reality low

26 Apr 2022 | Written by: TVSA Team | From: Big Brother Mzansi 3 | 1 comment
It's airing on "Wethu from here?" for an unconfirmed number of episodes.



LATEST ARTICLES

New on TV today: Friday 27 May

Stranger Things returns on Netflix and Nat Geo uncovers Lost Treasures of Rome.


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The two Afrikaans-dubbed novelas now have premiere dates and this is the new 17h00 to 21h00 schedule...


Arendsvlei Teasers - June 2022

Beatrice tries to convince Angel to cancel the wedding. And Priester isn't a happy camper...


New on TV today: Thursday 26 May

Thriller series Bloodlands drops on BritBox and S.W.A.T. starts a run on Universal.


First artwork released for historical epic Shaka iLembe

See who's starring as King Shaka.


The Black Door Teasers - June 2022

Junior is caught trying to erase compromising footage from the CCTV cameras.


Never Say Goodbye Teasers - June 2022

Atharva is shot while trying to save Vividha.


Anupama Teasers - June 2022

Anupama agrees to call it splitsville.


New on TV today: Wednesday 25 May

HGTV is Building Roots, S3 is Kidding and Netflix pleads Somebody Feed Phil. Again.


eMedia seeks Executive Producer for local content

Influence the future of South African TV with this creative job.

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