DStv to launch new TV channel in March

DStv has announced the launch of its new TV channel, tvN, a South Korean global entertain network that will offer a variety of Korean entertainment.

“The best of K-POP and K-dramas will burst onto South African television screens as the MultiChoice Group and its counterpart CJ ENM HK partner to bring the best of Korean entertainment to DStv,” MultiChoice said.

“This marks the first foray for Korea’s number 1 entertainment brand into the continent.”

The new channel will be available on DStv channel 134 and will offer “popular music variety programmes, romance-filled series and action movies with world-famous Korean stars”.

“The Korean channel is specially curated and packaged for African audiences and will be available to local viewers first as a pop-up for four months,” MultiChoice said.