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M-Net

Broadcast on: DStv
Active from: 04 Oct 1986

Contact details:
137 Bram Fischer Dr
Blairgowrie
Randburg
Gauteng
2194

Tel: +27 (0)11 686-6000

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About

M-Net (originally an abbreviation for Electronic Media Network) is a South African, subscription-funded television channel, established in 1986 by Naspers, which offers a mix of general entertainment, children's programmes, sports and movies.

The Electronic Media Network Limited was founded in 1985 as South Africa's first private subscription television service. The first broadcast, comprising one 12-hour channel, went out in October 1986.

AVAILABILITY

Terrestrial: Sentech (channel depends on nearest Sentech repeater)
DStv: Channel 101

PICTURE FORMAT

576i (SDTV, 4:3) - Terrestrial
576i (SDTV, 16:9) - DStv
1080i (HDTV, 16:9) - DStv

SLOGAN

"Where magic lives".

ABOUT

M-Net's mission is "to create the best television entertainment in Africa and beyond". To this end they invested significantly in local productions.

Productions such as Studio 53 broadcast across the African continent and the rest of the world. The adaptation of international formats such as Big Brother, Idols and MasterChef endeavours to keep subscribers in touch with world-class shows.

M-Net is a premium general entertainment channel featuring premiere movies, as well as first-run TV series, music specials and documentaries.

The M-Net stable includes M-Net Satellite, M-Net Terrestrial, M-Net Africa East, M-Net Africa West, M-Net Africa East and M-Net Africa West.


Latest Updated Shows

Binnelanders

Genre: Drama, Soap Opera
Channel: M-Net, kykNET, kykNET & kie
Summary: Set against the backdrop of an upmarket private hospital, Binneland Clinic, the series revolves around the lives of a group of medical professionals.
Starring: Hans Strydom, Gys de Villiers, Dawid Minnaar


Major Crimes

Genre: Drama, Police Procedural
Channel: M-Net Series, M-Net Series Showcase, M-Net Series Zone, M-Net Edge, M-Net City, M-Net Family, M-Net
Summary: Spin-off from The Closer which begins after the departure of Brenda Johnson from the LAPD, with Sharon Raydor chosen as the new boss.
Starring: Mary McDonnell, G.W. Bailey, Tony Denison


24: Live Another Day

Genre: Action/Adventure, Drama, Miniseries, Thriller
Channel: M-Net, M-Net Edge, M-Net City, e.tv, eExtra
Summary: Set four years after the events of 24, Jack Bauer remains a fugitive and has evaded capture with the aid of Chloe O'Brian until he resurfaces in London.
Starring: Kiefer Sutherland, Yvonne Strahovski, Tate Donovan


Latest Articles

New season: American Horror Story: Cult

19 Feb 2018 | Written by: Shows Editor | From: Today's TV Highlights
CHANNEL: M-Net | After the surprising results of the 2016 presidential election, a fearful woman's phobias begin to resurface.


Movie: The Fate of the Furious (2017)

18 Feb 2018 | Written by: Shows Editor | From: Today's TV Highlights
CHANNEL: M-Net | When a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of terrorism, the crew face trials that will test them as never before.


New sitcom: Young Sheldon

14 Feb 2018 | Written by: Shows Editor | From: Today's TV Highlights
CHANNEL: M-Net | Spin-off prequel to The Big Bang Theory which follows the character Sheldon Cooper at the age of nine.


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