New Channels, Da Vinci Kids, Curiosity Stream, EURO 2020, The Act, + more this week on DStv!

Exciting times are here for DStv subscribers, giving them not just exciting festive content, but also the addition of two new channels at no extra cost. Not sure what...

Exciting times are here for DStv subscribers, giving them not just exciting festive content, but also the addition of two new channels at no extra cost. Not sure what to watch? Here are some highlights for your entertainment.

The season for giving is around the corner and DStv is officially on a drive to offer its customers more value and more choice with an ever-evolving and enhanced television experience for the whole family this coming festive season! MultiChoice is delighted to have reached an agreement with Da Vinci Kids and Curiosity Stream which launched on the 12th of November.

Da Vinci Kids is a Kids edutainment channel, inspired by its namesake, groundbreaking artist, scientist and inventor, Leonardo Da Vinci. Available on channel 318, it aspires to illustrate the beauty and wonders of human curiosity and its explorations, be it in science, arts or innovation. The new edutainment channel will amaze and delight DStv with a range of fun educational programming for kids and whole families alike filled with humour, imagination and meaningful educational takeaways that cover Science, Math & Tech, Play & Make; History & Personalities; Culture; Life & Nature and Sports & Leisure. This is available to customers on Family and above bouquets. This is a great addition for kids edutainment for Happier Kids!

Delivering exclusive nonfiction documentaries and series about science, nature, history, technology, society and lifestyle. Available on CH 186 on Compact Plus & Premium bouquets, this will thrill non-fiction lovers. The Secrets of Quantum Physics, The Rise and Fall of T-Rex, Stephen Hawking’s Favorite Places, and many more are some of the shows to air on the channel, starting 15th November

Dee Dee Blanchard is overprotective of her daughter, Gypsy, who is trying to escape the toxic relationship she has with her mother. Gypsy’s quest for independence opens a Pandora’s box of secrets, which ultimately leads to murder. The stranger-than-fiction true-crime series is based on a 2016 BuzzFeed article that detailed the shocking 2015 crime. Oscar-winner Patricia Arquette and Oscar nominee Chloë Sevigny star in this brand-new real-life miniseries. The Act is a sure must watch! Premiered Monday 11th Monday and running till 30th December at 8:00 pm on Mnet CH 102

The documentary Harry & Meghan: An African Journey promises a behind-the-scenes look at the Sussexes’ recent visit to southern Africa. It shows the Duchess of Sussex open about her struggles with motherhood in the public eye for the first time. Royal fans, this is for you! Thursday 14th November on ITV Choice (CH 123)

There are manipulators in the midst, scheming right under everyone’s noses. Even with people trusted the most, there may be something sinister lying beneath the surface — a plot set in motion by someone close with a deadly motive. This true-crime series, Someone You Thought You Knew, tells stories of actual murders committed not by strangers but by someone the victim knew, someone hiding in plain sight, or someone leading a double life. These wolves in sheep’s clothing use deception as a weapon to try to get away with murder. A new season starts Friday 15th November at 7:50 pm on Investigation Discovery (171)

Extinct or Alive is an American wildlife documentary television programme produced for Animal Planet by Hot Snakes Media of New York City, the United States. It is hosted by conservationist and television personality Forrest Galante, who travels to different locations around the globe to learn about possibly extinct animals and whether or not there is a chance that they may still be extant. The series has been involved in the possible rediscovery of five animals, namely the Zanzibar leopard, the Pondicherry shark, the Fernandina Island Galápagos tortoise, the Miller’s grizzled langur, and the Cape lion. Sunday 17th November on Discovery Channel 121.

Starring award-winning actors, Idris Elba and Taraji P Hanson, No Good Deed tells the story of a woman who encounters an unstable escaped convict who terrorizes her and her two kids. Friday 15th November on BET (CH 121) at 7:30 pm.

Elizabeth Gilbert’s perfect world comes shattering down when she gets divorced. She then embarks on a journey across the world to rediscover her true self.  Julia Roberts stars in Eat Pray Love, Sunday, November 16th at 5 pm on MMovies Zone (303)

Lady Luck is about a young woman named Bhoomi who has to choose between her married life and professional life after she marries Anshuman “Maan” Prajapati from a rich traditional family.

It also narrates the story of two families from Madhya Pradesh. The Prajapatis – a respectable upper-class family with an established family business headed by Vasundhara Prajapati who the decision-maker in all the important aspects is also related to her family members.

In contrast to this family is The Shuklas who are a traditional upper-middle-class family with a business in gems and stones.

Lady Luck is coming to Zee World (CH 166) starting this Thursday, November 14th at 4:00 pm on DStv.

Four brothers work together to discover more about their mystic ninja powers and the hidden magical realm beneath the sewers of New York City. New episodes of Rise of Teenage Ninja Turtles showing Sunday 17th November on Nickelodeon (CH 305)

There’s only one more UFC event this month, and it will show on November 16th on SS6 (206) at 1:00 am from Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Jacare Souza goes up to 205 lbs to take on top contender Jan Blachowicz, who figures to be close to a title shot.

Euro 2020 qualification fixtures, 17-19 November

Sunday 17 November

14:00: Luxembourg v Portugal – LIVE on SuperSport 3 (203)

17:00: Kosovo v England – LIVE on SuperSport 3 (203)

19:45: Andorra v Turkey – LIVE on SuperSport 7 (207)

19:45: Albania v France – LIVE on SuperSport 3 (203)

Monday 18 November

19:45: Republic of Ireland v Denmark – LIVE on SuperSport 7 (207)

19:45: Spain v Romania – LIVE on SuperSport 3 (203)

16:45: Italy v Armenia – LIVE on SuperSport 6 (206)

19:45: Greece v Finland – LIVE on SuperSport 5 (205)

Tuesday 19 November

19:45: Germany v Northern Ireland – LIVE on SuperSport 3 (203)

19:45: Wales v Hungary – LIVE on SuperSport 6 (206)

19:45: Belgium v Cyprus – LIVE on SuperSport 7 (207)

19:45: Scotland v Kazakhstan – LIVE on SuperSport 5 (205)

New Channels, Lady Luck, EURO 2020, + more this week on GOtv!  

GOtv is getting bigger and better! On 12 November, GOtv got boosted with brand new entertainment channels like Cartoon Network, Discovery ID, Da Vinci Kids and Discovery ID!

Leading kids channel Cartoon Network is sure to keep both kids and adults entertained throughout the festive season and beyond on Channel 154. The channel is a gateway for non-stop fun, laughter and adventure with well-known hits such as Ben 10, Craig of the Creek, Powerpuff Girls and much more. GOtv viewers can also look forward to a brand-new Cartoon Network original series, Victor and Valentino, a show about two mischievous brothers who go on adventures that put them in the path of some curious creatures. The new show premieres on Wednesday 23 November. In December, the holidays are sure to be a hit with new episodes from the much-loved, Teen Titans Go, a comedic look at young superheroes, showing what life is like for the teens when their capes come off.

The addition of Discovery ID on GOtv Max on channel 148 will add thrilling real-life drama and suspense to the content slate. The channel showcases the best in gripping stories and dramatic reconstructions of everyday people behaving badly, all filmed in a contemporary and stylish format. Viewers can tune into the enthralling series, Someone You Thought You Knew, which reveals stories about people who were murdered by someone they trusted. With real archive footage, re-enactments and interviews with detectives, each episode delves into the lives of the victims and their killers, revealing the truth behind the deception.

Kids edutainment channel, Da Vinci Kids is inspired by its namesake, groundbreaking artist, scientist and inventor, Leonardo Da Vinci. The channel, which will broadcast on channel 157 aspires to illustrate the beauty and wonders of human curiosity and its explorations, be it in science, arts or innovation. The new edutainment channel will amaze and delight GOtv with a range of fun educational programming for kids and whole families alike filled with humor, imagination and meaningful educational takeaways that cover Science, Math & Tech, Play & Make; History & Personalities; Culture; Life & Nature and Sports & Leisure.  

TNT is a blockbuster filled channel with an array of film favourites tailored for the whole family. The channel is broadcast on Channel 116.

 Action movie buffs are in for a treat this November with the Martial Arts Marathon scheduled for the month. Catch non-stop classics starring iconic stars like as Jean Claude van Damme, Jackie Chan, Jet Li and Bruce Lee.

December is all about the holidays and getting entertained with the whole family. TNT has you set with heart-warming films including Tim Burton’s imaginative take on the kids classic, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. 

New Series Alert!!!! Lady Luck is about a young woman named Bhoomi who has to choose between her married life and professional life after she marries Anshuman “Maan” Prajapati from a rich traditional family.

It also narrates the story of two families from Madhya Pradesh. The Prajapatis – a respectable upper-class family with an established family business headed by Vasundhara Prajapati who the decision-maker in all the important aspects is also related to her family members.

In contrast to this family is The Shuklas who are a traditional upper-middle-class family with a business in gems and stones.

Lady Luck is coming to Zee World (CH 125) starting this Thursday, November 14th at 4:00 pm on GOtv. Stay connected!

Starring award-winning actors, Idris Elba and Taraji P Hanson, No Good Deed tells the story of a woman who encounters an unstable escaped convict who terrorizes her and her two kids. Friday 15th November on BET (CH 121) at 7:30 pm.

There are manipulators in the midst, scheming right under everyone’s noses. Even with people trusted the most, there may be something sinister lying beneath the surface — a plot set in motion by someone close with a deadly motive. This true-crime series, Someone You Thought You Knew, tells stories of actual murders committed not by strangers but by someone the victim knew, someone hiding in plain sight, or someone leading a double life. These wolves in sheep’s clothing use deception as a weapon to try to get away with murder. A new season starts Friday 15th November at 7:50 pm on Investigation Discovery (148)

Animal Planet teams with The Dodo, the top-ranked digital media brand for animal content, to spotlight unmistakable, moving bonds between animals and people. Each episode focuses on one inspiring story of people who will do anything to help animals in need. Along the way, the series explores the personalities and emotions of both humans and animals and highlights their unique connection. The heroes include Derrick Campana, who designs prosthetics and orthotic braces for animals; Ali Bee, a veterinarian fighting to save Australia’s declining koala population; and Jan Creamer and Tim Phillips, whose organization rescues animals from circuses. DoDo Heroes, Tuesdays at 4:30 pm on Discovery Family (146)

An assassin is hired to kill a young woman, but he develops affection for her and tries to protect her from enemies. He helps her seek revenge for her father’s death. The Hunter’s Prayer, Sunday 17th November on MMovies Zone (103).

Four brothers work together to discover more about their mystic ninja powers and the hidden magical realm beneath the sewers of New York City. New episodes of Rise of Teenage Ninja Turtles showing Sunday 17th November on Nickelodeon (CH 153)

U -17 WORLD CUP

Thurs 14 Nov: Semi-final 1: W46 vs W45: 19:15: SL3 (133)

Fri 15 Nov: Semi-final 2: W47 vs W48: 10:45: SL2 (132)

Sun 17 Nov: 3rd Place Play-off: RU49 vs RU50: 18:00: SL3 (133)

Sun 17 Nov: Final: W49 vs W50: 21:45: SL2 (132)

Euro 2020 qualification fixtures, 17-19 November

Sunday 17 November

19:45: Andorra v Turkey – LIVE on SuperSport Select 4 (134)

Monday 18 November

19:45: Republic of Ireland v Denmark – LIVE on SuperSport Select 4 (134)

19:45: Spain v Romania – LIVE on SuperSport Select 2 (132)

Tuesday 19 November

19:45: Belgium v Cyprus – LIVE on SuperSport 7 Select 4 (134)

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