Tag Archives: etv

New TV show Easy Money on eTV

eTV will air a new drama series, Easy Money, portraying the life of a young teacher who gets involved in a pyramid scheme run by a company called Pharaoh Investments. Easy Money is inspired by real-life events and famous pyramid schemes hoping to answer the question: why Do We Fall For Pyramid Schemes? Xoli Zondi, [...]

Minister Dlodlo meets broadcasters on DTT

Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo met with broadcasters on July 6, following the June 8 court ruling on digital migration. The meeting was held with broadcasters SABC (South African Broadcasting Corporation), Etv, StarSat and other stakeholders of the digital terrestrial television (DTT) programme. The Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) said June 8 Constitutional Court ruling [...]

GRB content launched in Africa on M-Net and ETV

Los Angeles – based entertainment reality TV content distributor GRB Entertainment, is bringing its content to Africa via M-Net and ETV. South African broadcaster MNET acquired 2 seasons of the Braxton Family Values which is scripted reality TV show featuring Toni Braxton a 90s R&B artist. As well as Cleveland Hustle a rehash of the [...]

ETV Africa seals the deal with GRB Entertainment for crime series

ETV Africa, the terrestrial television channel in South Africa, has bagged the deal with GRB Entertainment. The TV channel has acquired the four seasons of the On the Case, a true-crime series which has been sold in more than 130 countries. The series revolves around mysteries of murder which are being explored through in-depth interviews [...]

ETV, Rainbow extend licensing contract

ETV, a free-to-air channel in South Africa and Rainbow, Italian animation studio, have extended a licensing deal. ETV will add the fifth and sixth seasons of Winx Club series to its programming bouquet in November. As part of a marketing activity, ETV and Rainbow will run a competition and will offer exclusive dolls that are [...]

Ethiopian Television Agency partners SatLink for ETV distribution

The Ethiopian Radio and Television Agency (ERTA) has partnered with SatLink Communications, a global satellite transmission services, for the global distribution of its ETV news channel. The deal will see ETV extend its audience reach across Africa, North America, Europe and the Middle East over SatLinks global satellite and fibre network. SatLink will distribute ETV [...]

Open View HD launched in South Africa

OpenView HD positioned by Platco Digital as Africas first free-to-air HD satellite television platform, has gone live with a bouquet of 10 new channels along with three SABC channels and etv with its four newly launched channels – eKasi+, etoonz+, eAfrica+ and emovies+. OpenView HD expects 5-million out of a potential 10.7-million television households to sign [...]