New on TV today: Monday 20 May

Written by Shows Editor from the blog New Shows and Seasons on 20 May 2019
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Devious Maids 4

TX Time: 22h00
Genre: Drama, Thriller

Devious Maids 4

With a special appearance by Eva Longoria in the Season 4 premiere, murder and mayhem collide once again in the mansions of Beverly Hills' wealthiest and most powerful families in the final 10 episodes of the series.

This season, Marisol finds herself acting as a support system to Evelyn in the wake of a big life change. Marisol also finds herself in a new relationship, which eventually becomes a complicated triangle when her old flame Jesse reappears.

Meanwhile, Rosie's positive and sunny disposition leaves much to be desired by her new boss, Genevieve (Susan Lucci) who is acclimating to a household without Zoila's honest and acerbic humour.

TVSA Show Page: Devious Maids 4

Escape to the Chateau: DIY

Channel: The Home Channel (DStv 176)
TX Time: 12h00
Genre: Reality, Lifestyle

Escape to the Chateau: DIY

By moving to France and renovating their chateau, Dick Strawbridge and Angel Adoree from Escape to the Chateau have discovered that the French are not as interested in their old castles as Brits are.

The floors are rotten, the walls are crumbling, they cost a fortune to maintain and they're in the middle of nowhere. To the French, these are big problems. To the Brits, they can represent a lifelong dream and the promise of a real adventure.

Escape to the Chateau: DIY tracks a number of British families who have made or who are in the process of making the monumental decision to leave home and chase the French dream.

Dick and Angel also share their expertise with these people who are following in their footsteps.

Family Affairs

Channel: Star Life (DStv 167 / Openview 110)
TX Time: 18h00
Genre: Telenovela

Family Affairs

Family drama about what happens when Riya steps into Shivam's family and challenges all that is laid down by his strict grandmother, Shanti Devi.


Kickbutt chick stands up to Bad Granny in new Star Life series Family Affairs
Family Affairs Teasers - May 2019


Little Women LA: Terra's Little Family

Channel: eReality (Openview 108)
TX Time: 20h00
Genre: Docu-Reality

Little Women LA: Terra's Little Family

Terra Jolé and Joe Gnoffo's high-risk pregnancy story on Little Women: LA was embraced by fans, leading to this spin-off series which documents the impending birth of their baby.

The ten-episode series is shot in near real time as Terra approaches her due date.

Both passionate performers, Terra and Joe met through a mutual aquaintance and have been together for seven years.

Terra has toured with celebrities, released her own single "Booty Bee" and at the time of this show is working on a new album.

Joe, a musician in Mini Kiss, is now playing drums in a Nirvana tribute band, Nirvanish.

My Kitchen Rules Australia 10

Channel: M-Net (DStv 101)
TX Time: 17h30
Genre: Reality Competition, Food

My Kitchen Rules Australia 10

This 10th anniversary season will test teams like never before with new challenges, new locations, new faces, new cuisines and new rewards, while a record number of perfect scores keeps every contender on their toes.

Plus, for the first time, teams will be paired up in open homes to produce a three-course menu for the public in a souped-up Instant Restaurant round.

And, in another series first, can perfect strangers team up to win MKR?

Judges Pete Evans and Manu Feildel are joined by Colin Fassnidge as passionate home cooks from all over Australia compete for $250,000 and the title of 2019 MKR Champions.

The Game 7

Channel: Vuzu (DStv 116)
TX Time: 18h00
Genre: Comedy-Drama, Sport

The Game 7

Season 7 of The Game kicks off with the retirement of Jason's Sabers jersey and a crisis that threatens to jeopardize the legacy of the future Hall of Famer.

This season, Jason continues to maneuver the pressures of his marriage to Chardonnay, while figuring out how to deal with the return of his ex-wife, Kelly.

Tasha faces a personal life changing moment that leaves her reeling, while Malik struggles to overcome a potential career ending injury.

And the newbies, Keira and Blue continue to make rookie mistakes on and off the field.

Everything comes to a head for Sabers devotees as the end of the season builds to an unforgettable conclusion.

TVSA Show Page: The Game 7

Man Fire Food 8

Channel: Food Network (DStv 175)
TX Time: 19h00
Genre: Food, Reality

Man Fire Food 8

There's nothing quite like the simple, primal joy of cooking with fire, and this series features the inventive ways Americans cook with the power of flames.

From small campfires to creative custom-made grills and smokers, the series visits home cooks, pitmasters and chefs who are fascinated by fire and food.

The smoke signals take host Roger Mooking across the US, including the American South for different styles of regional barbecue, the Pacific Northwest for a tribal salmon bake and New England for a unique seafood feast.

World's Greatest Motorcycle Rides 17

Channel: Travel Channel (DStv 179)
TX Time: 19h55
Genre: Travel, Motoring, Reality

World's Greatest Motorcycle Rides 17

Motorcycle expert Henry Cole travels the world in search of the best places to ride. From deserts to jungles, he seeks out the paths least taken and looks for insights into the area culture and landscape.

Often fighting weather conditions, Henry also mixes it up with fascinating local people as he cruises through some spectacular settings.

This season, he hits the road in stunning South Africa, where he embarks on a motorbike safari and encounters the oldest rocks in the world.

Plus, he checks out a glass factory, rides shotgun with a drift-racing champion and visits a lion sanctuary.

It's an epic journey as Henry revs up and hits the open road to explore the wilds of Africa.


Actors in this post: Eva Longoria

Shows in this post: Devious Maids, The Game


20 May 2019 11:20

And just like that, Game of Thrones came to an end today 

Shows Editor
20 May 2019 11:38

As you say, Timone: just like that. Did you watch live, or saving it up?

20 May 2019 12:31

I'm saving it up for tonight. 

20 May 2019 15:15

I watched with the rest of the world at 03h00 for the very first time.  I didnt want to chance any spoilers for the big finale.

Shows Editor
20 May 2019 16:24

Well done Timone 

20 May 2019 16:40

I know its crazy hey, especially on a work night/morning. I figured boxing fans do it too and live to tell the tale 
I will binge watch the whole thing maybe in a year or two, I just wish I could edit out all the Joffrey and Ramsay bits.

Shows Editor
20 May 2019 16:44

No! Joffrey and Ramsay were the best ever, lol.

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