New on TV today: Friday 16 September

Written by Shows Editor from the blog New Shows and Seasons on 16 Sep 2022
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The Brave Ones

Channel: Netflix South Africa
TX Time: 10h00 (all episodes)
Genre: Supernatural, Drama, Thriller

The Brave Ones

Supernatural drama miniseries which tells the story of ordinary township girl Ntsiki, who discovers she is a mystical being who must harness her powers to protect the community and avenge her sister's murder.

Set in modern-day South Africa, the series is inspired by the rich mythology of African gods and divine beings.

The series journeys through three parallel worlds of the living, the unborn and the dead governed by the Tree of Life.

Ntsiki Gasa (Sthandile Nkosi) is a mystical being reincarnated as a human who sets out to avenge her sister's death.

However, Ntsiki faces a powerful and determined enemy in Ayanda Mbatha (Nomalanga Nkosi), the ruthless wife of an equally heartless land-grabbing property developer, Luthando Mbatha (Tony Kgoroge), who has her own compelling reasons for exploiting the powers of The Brave Ones.

To defeat her formidable enemies and save her family from destruction, Ntsiki must learn to use and harness her superpowers.

Th cast includes Bonko Khoza, Zamani Mbatha, Pheello Kotelo, Sthandiwe Kgoroge and Yule Masiteng as the all-knowing elder, Ndyebo.

The Brave Ones was created by Akin Omotoso and is produced for Netflix by Ochre Media.

TVSA Show Page: The Brave Ones

Halloween Baking Championship 7

Channel: Food Network (DStv 175)
TX Time: 19h55
Genre: Reality Competition, Food

Halloween Baking Championship 7

Host John Henson is the caretaker of a haunted hotel and welcomes the competitors to an eight-week stay, unless their baked goods fail to impress the judges, in which case they will have to "check out".

Ten bakers pay tribute to 1980s classic slasher movies at Camp Devil's Food Lake, where there's a serial killer taking out bakers one by one.

The competitors tackle "cereal killer" pies and mega cakes to survive another week at camp.

Judges Stephanie Boswell, Carla Hall and Zac Young determine which baker earns the title of Halloween Baking Champion and an all-expense trip to the 10 most haunted hotels in America.

Skandal! Bringing Down Wirecard

Channel: Netflix South Africa
TX Time: 10h00
Genre: True Crime, Documentary

Skandal! Bringing Down Wirecard

Upstart payment firm Wirecard wowed the financial industry with its runaway success — until a tenacious team of journalists exposed massive fraud.

A documentary thriller on one of the biggest ever financial crimes.

In a world exclusive, Financial Times Journalist Dan McCrum reveals the inside story of his six-year investigation into the German Fintech company Wirecard and the dirty tricks that were deployed against him as he battled to expose a multi-billion Euro fraud.

A twisting tale, that takes in mafia, porn barons and the Russian intelligence agencies, demands answers of the company's CEO, awaiting trial, and its mysterious COO, now on the run.

America's Got Talent 17

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

America's Got Talent 17

With the show open to acts of all ages, America's Got Talent continues to celebrate the variety format like no other show on television.

Year after year, America's Got Talent features an impressive array of singers, dancers, comedians, contortionists, impressionists, magicians, ventriloquists and hopeful stars, all vying to win America's hearts and a $1-million prize.

Judges Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Sofia Vergara are all returning for Season 17 and Terry Crews will return as the show's host.

In the season premiere, a variety of acts and contestants of all ages audition for the chance to win the $1-million prize.

The Golden Buzzer is back, allowing select lucky acts the chance to go directly to the live shows to compete for America's vote.

Fate: The Winx Saga 2

Channel: Netflix South Africa
TX Time: 10h00 (all episodes)
Genre: Fantasy, Drama

Fate: The Winx Saga 2

A young adult drama series inspired by the Nickelodeon animated series Winx Club.

Determined to master their enchanting powers, a group of teens go through rivalry, romance and supernatural studies at Alfea, a magical boarding school.

The series follows the coming-of-age journey of five fairies attending Alfea, a magical boarding school in the Otherworld where they must learn to master their powers while navigating love, rivalries and the monsters that threaten their very existence.

In Season 2, school's back in session under the militant authority of Alfea's former Headmistress Rosalind.

With the Burned Ones gone, Dowling "disappeared" and Silva imprisoned for treason, the Alfea of last year has grown up with new magic, new romances and new faces.

But when fairies start to go missing in the night, Bloom and her Suitemates discover a dangerous threat lurking in the shadows.

One they'll have to stop before it wreaks havoc on the entire Otherworld.

The Real Housewives of Dallas

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

The Real Housewives of Dallas
A natural expansion for The Real Housewives franchise, the extravagant, over-the-top city of Dallas is deeply rooted in Texan pride, where people believe that if they are lucky enough to live in the Lone Star State, they are lucky enough.

The series delves into the lives of five southern socialites - Cary Deuber, Tiffany Hendra, Stephanie Hollman, LeeAnne Locken and Brandi Redmond, along with their friend Marie Reyes - as they climb their way to the top of the city's most exclusive circle.

With big wallets, big hearts and even bigger drama, these ladies prove why you don't mess with Texas, let alone a Housewife.

The Real Housewives of Dallas gives an exclusive look into the glamorous galas, scintillating scandals and enormous egos of this quintet of women as they navigate the social scene of the city's elite, all while juggling their husbands, boyfriends and families.

Pedigree and status may grant an automatic invite to the most exclusive gatherings in town, but one misstep could send anyone to the blacklist.

Pecking orders and relationships are at stake when old-money meets new-money meets no-money, and these ladies soon realise who will survive the twists and turns, and who will be left in the dust to lick their wounds.

Love is Blind: After the Altar 2

Channel: Netflix South Africa
TX Time: 10h00 (all episodes)
Genre: Reality

Love is Blind: After the Altar 2

After the experiment, reality comes into focus.

What happened to the couples and singles from Love is Blind 2 after the weddings?

Love is truly blind, but is the future blurry?

Follow the stories of Jarrette, Iyanna, Deepti, Shayne, Natalie and more when Love is Blind: After the Altar.


Shows in this post: The Brave Ones

Channels in this post: Netflix South Africa, Food Network, M-Net, eReality


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