New and returning shows on SABC1 in May 2017

Written by TVSA Team from the blog SABC1 on 25 Apr 2017
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Here's a round-up of new and returning shows on SABC1 in May:

Six Zero's To My Name
Premiere date:
Tuesday, 2 May 2017 at 22h00

A documentary series that looks at young movers and shakers who are making a mark in their respective industries. The people featured have transcended trials and tribulations and added six figures to their bank accounts in the process.

The series offers viewers a tour of the lifestyles of some of South Africa’s wealthiest, young individuals.

Those featured are: Rito Hlungwani, May Mahlangu, Bonang Matheba, Max Lichaba and Teboho Mafodi.

Single Guys 2
Premiere date:
Monday, 8 May at 19h30

Khaya, Zanele and Thaps have grown up and moved on and three young and very different men move into an apartment together. 

The new trio, Mazi, Siyanda and Skhindi are Single Guyz 2. 

It’s a new year and these guys have to figure out how they are going to survive, make money and find love and success in Braamfontein, Joburg. Along the way, they form friendships, make mistakes, and learn life-changing lessons. They feel fear, love, joy, disappointment and excitement, all on their journey towards becoming independent men.

Lead cast are: Rea Rangaka as Mazi; Vincent Mahlangu as Siyanda and Tumelo ‘Tumi’ Matila plays Skhindi.

Come Again? 3
Premiere date:
Wednesday, 10 May at 18h00

Ntombi Ngcobo Mzolo returns for a new season to explore more places with unusual names. Names that make people say “Come Again?”, when they hear them - names that inspire them to start imagining what the place must be like based on the name.

Ntombi finds out the stories behind the names and experiences more about the places.

One Mic
Premiere date:
Thursday, 11 May at 18h00.

For exclusive inside access to the series, please see TVSA's coverage of it here: First look at SABC1's new One Mic

Mina Nawe
Premiere date:
Sunday, 14 May at 19h30
The replacement to Ingozi once it ends.

Funeka is a 29-year-old single woman whose sole mission is to marry the man of her dreams. Funeka and Sakhile used to be high school sweethearts and separated to pursue their career and dreams. Eight years later they meet again and old flames are re-kindled and they start having an affair. Sakhile is now married to Dineo and they have two children together.

Like all flings, Funeka and Sakhile affair starts off as a fun secret between old flames and then the comedy of errors begins to unfold...
Cast includes: Solomon Sebothoma (Sakhile), Sibusisiwe Jili (Dineo); Tango Ncetezo (Funeka); Yonda Thomas (Pule); Angela Sithole (Kedibone); Kayise Ngqula (Portia); Monica Zulu (Aus Lizzy) and Nolwazi Shange (Sheila).

MTV Shuga 5 - Down South
Premiere date:
Sunday, 14 May at 20h00

A rebroadcast of the new series of Shuga which has been airing on SABC1 on Friday nights. For all the season deets, please see TVSA's Season 5 Show Page for it here: Season 5

1's and 2's Season 4
Premiere date:
Tuesday, 14 May at 21h00

Thando Thabethe and DJ's Naves and Sphectacula return for a new season to find the next hotshot DJ.

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