Tag Archives: M-net

VUZU AMP being replaced by 1Magic

As of 29th of January 2018, VUZU AMP, which is available on DStv Premium will be known as 1Magic. Three years after launching the M-Net AMP and M-Net Edge channels, M-Net and DStv are terminating VUZU AMP. 1Magic (DStv 103) will deliver the hottest local and international entertainment to DStv Premium and DStv Compact+ customers [...]

M-Net to broadcast Dancing with the Stars SA

2018 will see a new dance show, Dancing With The Stars, kicking off in South Africa on M-Net.  South Africans are globally known for their rhythm, and now the new show will have a group of celebrities pull out their best dance moves.  Dancing With The Stars South Africa will premiere on M-Net early next [...]

M-Net adds The Handmaid’s Tale to its channel

The post-apocalyptic show, The Handmaids Tale, will air on M-Net following the acquisition of the broadcast right by the company. The show will be aired on the channel on Monday 30th October at 10 p.m. The Handmaid’s Tale swept the 69th Annual Prime Time Emmy Awards and became the toast of this year’s Emmy awards [...]

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver renewed for more seasons

The popular TV show, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, watched on M-Net in South Africa and on DSTV across the whole Africa has been renewed for 3 seasons further, until 2020. The late night weekly talk show by HBO won the Creative Arts Emmys in the categories for outstanding interactive programme and outstanding picture [...]

M-Net replaces Ellen with The Late Late Show

New timeslot has been allocated to Ellen DeGeneres show and James Cordens show will be replacing the latter on M-Net. As from Monday 11 September viewers will be able to watch Ellen on VUZU (DSTV 116) and not on M-Net (DSTV 101) where it has been airing for several years now. At the time Ellen [...]

Trevor Noah to have his own TV Show in SA

The popular comedian and host of The Daily Show, Trevor Noah is reteaming with M-Net to do a 13-part TV series set to broadcast next year. Currently the working title of the show is thought to be Trevor Noah Presents in which the celebrity will showcase upcoming young comedians in SA.  Noah made the announcement [...]

My Kitchen Rules SA’s reality show on M-Net

The first local season of My Kitchen Rules South Africa, which aired on M-Net is quite a peculiar type of reality TV show. The show is closely similar to BBC South Africa’s popular Come Dine With Me South Africa, except that here its couples instead of individuals taking turns to host each other. The judges [...]

M-Net to air Game of Thrones Season 6

The TV network DsTV announced that viewers would be able to binge the entire season 6 of Game of Thrones this weekend on M-net. With the much anticipated 7th season of the thrilling epic TV series coming on DSTV in just a few weeks time, the channel just hit big announcing the viewers that they [...]

DStv to broadcast pop-up martial art channel

New pop-up channel from DStv focusing on martial named M-Net Blackbelt will be available from 15 June to 9 July. It will feature a wide variety of martial arts actions movies. Karate, Kung-Fu and many more Eastern martial arts are to come. Martial art fans will be treated with films featuring the biggest legends like [...]

M-Net launched pop-up channel M-Net Binge

M-Net and MultiChoice teamed up to create a new pop-up channel named M-Net Binge, which will be aired only on weekend to allow South African to binge watch their favorite TV shows. M-Net Binge will offer DStv premium customers the opportunity to watch and more importantly record entire seasons of their favorite shows previously aired [...]