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New on TV today: Friday 7 September

Written by Shows Editor from the blog New Shows and Seasons on 07 Sep 2018
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Atypical 2
Atypical 2

Atypical 2

Channel: Netflix South Africa
TX Time: 00h01 (all episodes)
Genre: Comedy-Drama, Comedy

Atypical is a coming of age story that follows Sam, an 18-year-old on the autistic spectrum as he searches for love and independence.

While Sam is on his funny and emotional journey of self-discovery, the rest of his family must grapple with change in their own lives as they all struggle with the central theme: what does it really mean to be normal?

Jennifer Jason Leigh stars as his mother, Elsa, who is on her own journey of self-discovery.
 

Seven Year Switch US 3

Channel: Lifetime (DStv 131)
TX Time: 20h00
Genre: Reality

Seven years marks a point in many marriages when couples find themselves restless and dissatisfied; and some even wonder what it would be like if they had picked a different spouse.

Four couples at a crossroads in their relationship get the chance to explore this further. They will move in with a stranger for two weeks.

Could this experimental marriage of switch therapy help determine if different traits and characteristics in a partner could make their marriage stronger?
 

Gamechangers: Inventing the World

Channel: Discovery Science (StarSat 222)
TX Time: 20h10
Genre: Documentary Series, Science

This documentary series tracks recent innovations into renewal energy resources, aviation and space engineering and features privileged access to world class research labs.

Follow the brightest and best scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs and inventors as they attempt to revolutionise their chosen fields and make world-changing breakthroughs.
 

Marvel's Iron Fist 2

Channel: Netflix South Africa
TX Time: 00h01 (all episodes)
Genre: Superhero, Drama

Billionaire Danny Rand returns to New York City after being missing for years, trying to reconnect with his past and his family legacy.

He fights against the criminal element corrupting New York City with his kung-fu mastery and ability to summon the awesome power of the fiery Iron Fist.
 

The X Factor UK 15
The X Factor UK 15

The X Factor UK 15

Channel: M-Net (DStv 101)
TX Time: 19h00
Genre: Reality Competition, Music

The search for a new music superstar gets underway as The X Factor returns.

Heralding the start of a new era for the show is a brand new panel with Robbie Williams, Ayda Williams and Louis Tomlinson joining music mogul Simon Cowell as judges.

Returning as host is Dermot O'Leary, who will be on hand to guide viewers and contestants alike through their X Factor journey, providing them with a word of advice or a much-needed hug as the contestants perform in front of the judging panel.
 

Southern Fried Homicide

Channel: Real Time (DStv 155)
TX Time: 20h00
Genre: True Crime, Documentary Series

Probes the juiciest stories from down in the Bible Belt, from the Carolinas to Louisiana and Tennessee.

In the premiere episode, beloved preacher Matthew Winkler and his loving wife Mary seem like two peas in a pod, but they're hiding some scandalous secrets.

Before long their horsing and carrying on will leave one of them dead and the other one running for the hills.
 

Teen Mom OG 7

Channel: MTV (DStv 130)
TX Time: 14h20
Genre: Docu-Reality

Since 16 and Pregnant, and as the original girls of Teen Mom, audiences have watched Amber, Catelynn, Farrah and Maci face young motherhood as they grew up, broke-up, made up and encountered major obstacles to become the young women they are today.

Teen Mom OG give an unprecedented look into these young mothers' lives and how they're facing the responsibilities of parenthood.

This series breaks the fourth wall, pulling back the curtain to reveal their relationships with the producers and crew, the challenges of raising children on camera, and how life in the public eye has shaped them as parents and people.
 

Home Made Simple

Channel: eBella (OpenView HD 109 / DStv 159)
TX Time: 19h00
Genre: Reality Makeover, Home Improvement, DIY

Creating homes that deserving families love to live in is at the core of this series.

The show pairs inspiring families, a team of professional designers, carpenters and special guest artists, who work together with the families to create simple solutions to everyday home challenges and design dilemmas.

Host Laila Ali works alongside families as they transform their living, work and play spaces, revealing the stories of the families behind the makeovers.
 

Guilty Rich
Guilty Rich

Guilty Rich

Channel: Real Time (DStv 155)
TX Time: 21h00
Genre: True Crime, Documentary Series

Privilege and wealth can have a seedy side when greed and entitlement warp morality.

Guilty Rich profiles renowned individuals from the world of politics, society, entertainment and finance who used their position to break - and then often - sway the law.

In the series premiere: An aspiring model finds love and a runway to success in her vitamin tycoon husband. But behind the money and the make-up is an ugly truth... and when the marriage fails, with millions at stake, each wants the other out of the picture - forever.
 

First and Last

Channel: Netflix South Africa
TX Time: 00h01, all episodes
Genre: Documentary Series

Filmmakers go inside Georgia's Gwinnett County Jail to capture two days that define an inmate's experience: the first and last.

Take an intimate look at the emotionally charged first and last days of new and soon-to-be released inmates.
 

Building Alaska 8

Channel: Travel Channel (DStv 179)
TX Time: 19h00
Genre: Docu-Reality

Ever wondered just how tough it is to build anything in one of Earth's most hostile environments?

Way up in the frozen wilds of Alaska, with no easy access to building supplies and roads in many cases non-existent, would-be builders are forced to think outside the box and get creative in order to get the job done.

This new season of builders struggle with a cliffside build, missing materials and foundation challenges as they brave the Alaskan elements to construct off-grid cabins.
 

Married at First Sight 7

Channel: Lifetime (DStv 131)
TX Time: 20h55
Genre: Reality

Season 7 heads to Texas where six Dallas singles yearning for a life-long partnership agree to a provocative proposal: getting legally married to a stranger the moment they first meet, at the altar.

A panel of experts create what they believe are three compatible couples based on scientific matchmaking and continue to counsel and mentor the couples throughout the season.

The series captures each couple's journey as they go from wedding to honeymoon, to early nesting, to the daily struggles of working on their marriage. After several weeks together, each couple must make a decision: do they remain together or decide to divorce?

 



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