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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

Arrow

Genre: Action/Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Channel: M-Net, M-Net Series Showcase, M-Net Series Zone, SABC3, Vuzu, Vuzu Amp, M-Net Family, M-Net City
Summary: Billionaire playboy Oliver Queen returns home to fight crime and corruption as the vigilante Arrow after being stranded on an island for years.
Starring: Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, Colin Donnell


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


Two and a Half Men

Genre: Comedy
Channel: M-Net, SABC3, Universal Channel, Comedy Central Africa, M-Net Series Showcase, M-Net Series Zone, Vuzu
Summary: Sitcom about men, women, sex, dating, divorce, single parenthood, sibling relations, surrogate families, money and, most importantly, love.
Starring: Charlie Sheen, Jon Cryer, Angus T. Jones


Latest Articles

New on TV today: Thursday 18 October

18 Oct 2018 | Written by: Shows Editor | From: New Shows and Seasons
SABC1 drops stereotypes in a new reality show, Boer Soek 'n Vrou returns to kykNET and Zee World debuts the new novela Gangaa.


New on TV today: Sunday 14 October

14 Oct 2018 | Written by: Shows Editor | From: New Shows and Seasons
Intriguing prison drama Diamond City debuts on SABC1, the Wedding Bashers return to M-Net and a space doccie airs on Discovery.


New on TV today: Saturday 13 October

13 Oct 2018 | Written by: Shows Editor | From: New Shows and Seasons
The only new show starting today is the comedy Alex, Inc. on M-Net, about a man who quits his job to become a podcaster.


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