The compelling documentary, They Will Have To Kill Us First: Malian Music in Exile, which can be seen on BBC Brit (DStv channel 120) at 8pm on Friday, November 11, tells the compelling story of when jihadists took control of Northern Mali in 2012. Continue reading
South Africa’s Northern Cape plays a starring role in new ITV Choice series, Tutankhamun, starring Max Irons and Sam Neill. The show, which airs on DStv channel 123 on Thursday, November 10 at 8pm, was filmed in the region, parts of which were transformed into Egypt’s famous Valley of the Kings. Continue reading
Benedict Cumberbatch (left) and Eddie Redmayne talk about their new films, ‘Dr Strange’ and ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’.
Graham Norton welcomes leading British actors, Benedict Cumberbatch and Eddie Redmayne, Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston and American singer LeAnn Rimes to The Graham Norton Show on BBC Brit (DStv channel 120) at 9pm on Tuesday, November 8. Continue reading
Cillian Murphy (Tommy Shelby) in Peaky Blinders, series three. Photo: Robert Viglasky
Peaky Blinders returns to BBC First (DStv channel 119) for a third series at 8pm on Wednesday, October 19. Continue reading
From left: Shirley Guy, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Chadden Hunter, Anne Hirsch, Tjaart Walraven and Lentswe Bhengu had fun at the BBC Worldwide launch.
BBC Worldwide has revealed its summer season of programming for viewers of BBC Lifestyle, CBeebies, BBC Earth, BBC First and BBC Brit. Continue reading
The judges and contestants are ready for the new season of The Great South African Bake Off.
It’s the moment every cake, bread and pie lover has been waiting for. The second season of The Great South African Bake Off will be screened on BBC Lifestyle (DStv channel 174) from 8pm on Tuesday, October 18. Continue reading
South African actor, Sean Cameron Michael, last seen on SA screens in the hit TV series Black Sails on DStv’s History channel, has again nabbed a role in a major American series.
He can be seen in Of Kings and Prophets, currently on M-Net Edge, a biblical drama that centres around a battle-weary king, a powerful and resentful prophet, and a resourceful young shepherd. Continue reading
The Hairy Bikers – David Myers and Si King
David Myers and Simon “Si” King are better known as the Hairy Bikers and from 8 pm on Wednesday, October 12 you can catch their latest foodie escapades in Hairy Bikers’ Northern Exposure on BBC Lifestyle (DStv channel 174). Continue reading
The BAFTA-winning series The Graham Norton Show returns to BBC Brit (DStv channel 120) on Tuesday, October 11, with more cheeky chat and hilarious shenanigans with the biggest stars on the planet.
Expect the unexpected as Graham focuses on the people, trends, stories and aspects of celebrity culture that interest him the most, all the while using trademark Norton comedy to lull his guests and audience into a false sense of security.
There will be monologues, music and outlandish and risqué surprises as Graham steers the madness in whatever direction he pleases.
Christina Moxam (NATASHA LITTLE), Ivy Moxam (JODIE COMER), Emma Moxam (KATHERINE ROSE MORLEY), Craig (JOE LAYTON), Angus Moxam (STUART GRAHAM) in Thirteen. Photographer: Todd Anthony
THE tense psychological thriller, Thirteen, will be screened from 8 pm on Wednesday, September 28 on BBC First (DStv channel 119).
The drama follows the story of Ivy Moxham, a 26-year-old woman learning to live again after 13 years in captivity. When Ivy escapes the cellar that’s been her prison since she was abducted, it’s just the start of her story.
She’s beginning to pick up the threads of a life half-lived, but they’re about to be pulled apart again. Her captor is on the run, and as cracks appear in Ivy’s account of her ordeal, the police begin to doubt her motives. What happened in that cellar? And can Ivy really be trusted?