New on TV today: Sunday 19 July

Written by Shows Editor from the blog New Shows and Seasons on 19 Jul 2020
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Boer Soek 'n Vrou Special

Channel: kykNET (DStv 144)
TX Time: 20h00
Genre: Dating Game Show, Reality, Special, Afrikaans

Boer Soek 'n Vrou Special

Boer Soek 'n Vrou returns for a 13th season with new presenter Marciel Hopkins later this year, but tonight sees her host the "Farmers Reveal" special on kykNET.

Marciel, a model who was a 2016 Miss South Africa finalist, replaces entertainer Leah as the host of the show.

The series is an international reality format following the fortunes of 10 unmarried farmers participating in the show's campaign to find a partner for everyone.

The 10 farmers are introduced in the special tonight; and as the season gets underway the entire process is laid out and the audience will be invited to participate on the show's website.

The show once again travelled across the country to find 10 free-spirited, lovelorn farmers, and to find out what it is they are looking for in a partner.

Sled Dog Soldiers

Channel: CuriosityStream (DStv 185)
TX Time: 20h00
Genre: Docu-Drama, History

Sled Dog Soldiers

August 1915. Two officers of the French Army embark on an incredible secret mission: to bring 450 sled dogs from Alaska and Canada to France.

Will they succeed in carrying out their mission on time?

The objective: to save the Eastern front from German invasion with the help of the sled dogs – the only way to penetrate the snow-filled Vosges and bring much-needed supplies and ammunition to starving and injured French soldiers.

The lives of thousands of soldiers are at stake.

Captain Louis Moufflet and Lieutenant René Haas, aided by the legendary dogsled driver Scotty Allan, have 120 days to cover 10,000 kilometers under enemy threat.

This perilous race against time leads us across the vast and gleaming stretches of Alaska, all the way to the sumptuous landscapes of Quebec.

The three adventurers finally arrive at the Gulf of the Saint Lawrence with their pack of semi-wild dogs only to find themselves ice-bound for the winter.

Once their ship departs they must defy German submarines and face terrible storms to cross the Atlantic and reach France.

Big Brother Naija 5

Channel: DStv Ch 198
TX Time: 20h00
Genre: Reality Competition

Big Brother Naija 5

Suspense, drama and shock grip the house, as house mates get eliminated from the race to be crowned the champion of the fifth season of the Big Brother Naija show.

This follows the conclusion of the online auditions back in May which allegedly recorded over 30,000 entries from BBNaija hopefuls across Nigeria.

Hosted by Ebuka Obi Uchendu, Season 5 will be broadcast live and 24/7 on DStv Channel 198, with the live eviction shows and weekly highlights aired on Africa Magic Showcase, Africa Magic Urban and Africa Magic Family.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, global best practices, precautions and preventive measures will be followed throughout the show.


Actors in this post: Marciel Hopkins, Leah, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu

Shows in this post: Boer soek 'n Vrou

Channels in this post: kykNET, Channel 198, Curiosity Channel


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