When it rains great entertainment on DStv, it certainly pours! MultiChoice Africa is delighted to announce the launch of brand new channel, ITV Choice, which will make its African debut following a deal MultiChoice and ITV Studios Global Entertainment. Available only to DStv Premium bouquetsubscribers, ITV Choice (DStv channel 123) will go live today!
The new home of great British entertainment and drama, ITV Choice, has an impressive schedule lined up for its much-anticipated launch. Some of the exciting entertainment highlights to look forward to include ITV Studios’ award-winning primetime entertainment series Ant & Dec’s SaturdayNight Takeaway; family entertainment shows Big Star’s Little Star from 12 Yard and Keep It In The Family from ITV Studios and Over The Top Productions, celebrities mastering variety acts in ITV Studios’ Get Your Act Together and 12 Yard’s Eggheads and Coach Trip.
The drama offering features brand new titles such as Poldark, the period drama adaptation of the classic novels produced by Mammoth Screen; Arthur & George, Buffalo Pictures’ adaptation of Julian Barnes’ novel about the life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, played by Martin Clunes and ITV Studios’ World War II drama Home Fires. It also features detective series Vera and Murdoch Mysteries and Britain’s best-loved soaps, Coronation Street and Emmerdale. All programming will air very close to UK transmission dates, with the soaps airing within 48 hours of the UK.