New on TV today: Thursday 25 October

Written by Shows Editor from the blog New Shows and Seasons on 25 Oct 2018
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Love at Second Swipe
Love at Second Swipe

Love at Second Swipe

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

Reality makeover television series in which each week a team of experts completely makeover two people in the hopes of helping them find love online.

Together with the experts they revamp their dating profile, their look and also dig deeper into issues that could be holding them back. The show brings together style tips, online dating advice and the magic makeover reveal moments.

Pabi Moloi hosts the series, while a team including a life coach, style expert, makeup guru and hairdressers rally around the participants throughout the transformation process.

TVSA Show Page: Love at Second Swipe

Truck Wars

Channel: HISTORY (DStv 186)
TX Time: 18h30
Genre: Motoring, Special, History

Since their inception at the turn of the last century, pickup trucks have been essential to the American way of life, and manufacturing titans such as Ford, Dodge and Chevrolet have engaged in brutal competition to outsmart, outmaneuver and outlast one another.

In this 2-hour special, automotive experts, designers and historians weigh in on the most influential innovations in the truck world over the past 120 years.

Noot vir Noot 44

Channel: SABC2
TX Time: 19h00
Genre: Music, Game Show

Musical game show - now in a record 44th season - which features contestants who put their popular music expertise to the test by playing the show's musical games in a series of challenges.

The season kicks off with guest artist Brendan Peyper. Other guests this season include Emo and Luqmaan Adams, Elvis Blue, Tarryn Lamb, Nicholis Louw, Vernon Barnard, Germandt Geldenhuys and Karin Kortje.

TVSA Show Page: Noot vir Noot 44

Two in a Million: Boys of Steel

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

Imagine living with one of the rarest medical conditions in the world. What if there were no one to confide in who could truly understand the struggles and isolation experienced every single day?

This series brings together two inspirational individuals who share the same rare medical condition. These ailments include: Schwartz Jampel Syndrome, in which the body's muscles are permanently and painfully contracted; Osteogenesis Imperfecta Type III, known as brittle bone disease; and Lamellar Ichthyosis, in which the skin grows in thick scales and must be forcibly removed every day.

Each episode follows an ordinary person with an extraordinary condition as they embark on a journey of a lifetime.

Caribbean's Next Top Model
Caribbean's Next Top Model

Caribbean's Next Top Model

Channel: FOX Life (DStv 126 / StarSat 133)
TX Time: 20h10
Genre: Reality Competition

The show features a group of young aspiring models, from across the Caribbean, who compete for the title of Caribbean's Next Top Model and a chance to start their career in the modelling industry.

Each season is set on a new island as the competition itself makes its way across the Caribbean.

Monster Motor Challenge

Channel: HISTORY (DStv 186)
TX Time: 21h10
Genre: Motoring, Reality Competition

It's truck versus terrain as truck owners from across the United States compete in grueling challenges that test their ingenuity and driving ability.

Five trucks will enter to compete, but only one can win the Green Hell challenge — a precarious three-mile obstacle course that sends trucks flying off jumps, over mountains of crushed cars, and through snake-infested swamps.

The last vehicle running is the Monster Motor Champion.


Shows in this post: Love at Second Swipe, Noot vir Noot


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