M-Net celebrates thirty years of timeless magic.

M-Net, M-Net Edge and Vuzu AMP to be opened to DStv Compact Plus and DStv Compact customers for the weekend of 28 to 30 October 2016.

Halloween is around the corner and DStv is delighted to bring exciting news that will bring thrills and chills to our DStv Compact Plus and Compact customers!  

From Friday 28 October at 18:00 CAT to Sunday 30 October at 23:59 CAT, three of our top premium channels, M-Net, M-Net Edge and Vuzu AMP will be available to customers - at no extra cost!

This exciting announcement comes on the heels of MultiChoice’s latest initiative launched last week, which includes some exciting new channels and a variety of premium content being added to DStv packages from 1 November.

And when it rains good news at DStv, it certainly pours! And this Halloween, if it’s horror you’re after, we’ll thrill you with Great Halloween Fright Night and American Horror Story on M-Net Edge. Our budding crime investigators can use their deductive skills as they watch Public Morals from the very first episode.

If the only bones you’re interested in are your funny bones, then give Mike and Molly a go (M-Net) or immerse yourself in our reality TV offerings on the same channel. Talented chefs from down under will battle it out on MasterChef Australia, or XFactor UK. Then there’s the Real Housewives of New Jersey or Love and HipHop on Vuzu Amp.   

If superhero’s are more your thing, there’s DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, The Flash, Supergirl and The Arrow on Vuzu Amp. Or indulge your appetite for action with The Transporter Reloaded on the M-Net Sunday night movie.

If you’re a DStv Compact Plus or Compact customer, these channels will magically appear on your package, so you don’t even have to lift a finger. So have a happy Halloween on us!

Also, please note that programming, dates and times are subject to change. Please check your channel schedules. 

 

M-Net

Friday 28 October 2016

Time

Programme Title

Show Discription

PRIME TIME

17:00

Ellen Degeneres Show, The 14 0034

Emmy winning talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres brings us a unique mix of celebrity interviews, chart-topping musical performances, and amazing entertainment.

18:00

Mike & Molly 06 0011

The Emmy winning creator of The Big Bang Theory and Mom penned this amusing comedy about a fun-loving couple, starring Oscar nominee Melissa McCarthy.

18:30

Masterchef Australia 08 0015

Gary Mehigan, George Calombaris and Matt Preston put amateur chefs in the hot seat, in the return of this popular reality cooking competition.

19:30

X Factor Uk 13 0015

Simon Cowell is joined by Nicole Scherzinger, Sharon Osbourne and Louis Walsh on the judging panel, for this season of the popular singing competition.

21:30

Rizzoli & Isles 07 0003

Angie Harmon (Law & Order) and Sasha Alexander (NCIS) star as a feisty crime-fighting duo in this drama based on the popular crime novels.

22:30

Blindspot 02 0006

The Emmy nominated creator of Arrow helms this drama that centres on the discovery of a mysterious woman covered in cryptic tattoos, with no memory of who she is.

23:45

To Be a Champion

This South African sports documentary follows the journey of a man who became the first black South African to win the South African National Jockey Championship.

M-Net

Saturday 29 October 2016

Time

Programme Title

Show Description

01:00

Grey's Anatomy 13 0006 (EXPRESS FROM THE US)

Emmy nominee Shonda Rhimes (The Fixer) brings us the thirteenth season of the Golden Globe winning medical drama that follows the tumultuous lives of a group of doctors in Seattle.

02:45

Man From U.N.C.L.E., The

British director Guy Ritchie (Snatch) leads Henry Cavill (Man Of Steel) in this action comedy. A CIA agent teams up with a KGB operative to stop a black market nuclear arms deal.

06:00

Bark Ranger

A canine adventure for the whole family. Two kids and a dog embark on an adventure to look for lost gold.

08:00 - 12:00

Masterchef Australia 08 0011

Gary Mehigan, George Calombaris and Matt Preston put amateur chefs in the hot seat, in the return of this popular reality cooking competition.

13:00

Survivor

Pierce Brosnan and Milla Jovovich (Resident Evil) star in this nonstop action thriller. A woman trying to prevent a terror attack is framed for murder, and is now on the run.

15:00

Elementary 04 0021

Emmy-nominated crime drama starring Jonny Lee Miller and Lucy Liu as a modern day Sherlock Holmes and Watson.

16:00

Ncis: New Orleans 02 0022

In this spin-off of the popular NCIS series, a dedicated team of agents fight crime in the vibrant city of New Orleans.

17:00

Hawaii Five- O 06 0022

Golden Globe nominated drama about a federalized task force who make it their mission to wipe out crime on the sun-drenched beaches of Hawaii.

PRIME TIME

18:00

Crowded 01 0009

The Emmy Award winning producers of Hot In Cleveland bring us this hilarious sitcom about an empty-nest couple, whose two grown daughters unexpectedly decide to move back in with them.

18:30

Mike & Molly 06 0012

The Emmy winning creator of The Big Bang Theory and Mom penned this amusing comedy about a fun-loving couple, starring Oscar nominee Melissa McCarthy.

19:00

Last Man Standing 05 0012

Golden Globe winner Tim Allen stars as a family man in this quirky comedy about an iconic American dad trying to assert his ideals of masculinity in a changing world.

19:30

X Factor Uk 13 0016

Simon Cowell is joined by Nicole Scherzinger, Sharon Osbourne and Louis Walsh on the judging panel, for this season of the popular singing competition.

20:40

Nashville 04 0021

Connie Britton and Hayden Panettiere star in this country music drama about the singers, songwriters and superstars of Music City, Nashville.

21:35

Frequency 01 0004

The Emmy nominated producer of ‘Supernatural’ created this intriguing crime drama about a father and daughter who find themselves supernaturally reunited - two decades after his suspicious death.

22:50

Amy

A dynamic documentary that takes an intimate look into the life, music, trials and triumphs of the late English singer songwriter, Amy Winehouse.

M-Net

Sunday 30 October 2016

Time

Programme Title

Description

01:10

Night Crew, The

Danny Trejo delivers a villainous performance in this action film. A group of bounty hunters fight for their lives as they protect a fugitive in their custody from a notorious gang.

02:55

Still Alice

Julianne Moore gives a powerful performance that earned her an Oscar and Golden Globe, in this drama about a linguistics professor who’s diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease.

04:50

Jem And The Holograms

This teen adventure based on the hit 1980s cartoon, sees a small town all-girl pop band soar to global popularity, but they must defend their bond from the pitfalls of success.

07:00 -10:20

Ellen Degeneres Show, The 14 0030

Emmy winning talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres brings us a unique mix of celebrity interviews, chart-topping musical performances, and amazing entertainment.

PRIME TIME

17:00

Spartan Race: Ultimate Team Challenge 01 0006

This adrenaline-fuelled competition sees teams facing off in an obstacle course, testing their determination, endurance and will.

20:05

Transporter Refueled, The

This high octane, action packed, reboot of the famous franchise will have you wanting more as the new transporter joins force with a group of femme-fatales on a revenge mission.

       

 

MNET EDGE

 

MNET EDGE

Friday 28 October 2016

Time

Programme Title

Show Description

PRIME TIME

19:00

Great Halloween Fright Fight

The greatest and most ghoulish Halloween display could win a cash prize, in this fun holiday competition that sees families turn up the scare factor for a cash prize.

20:00

Longmire 05 0005

Based on the best-selling mystery novels, Longmire follows the adventures of a troubled county Sheriff. Robert Taylor (The Matrix) and Katee Sackhoff (Battlestar Galactica) star.

21:05

Divorce 01 0003

Golden Globe winner Sarah Jessica Parker and Oscar nominee Thomas Haden Church star in this introspective dramedy about love, marriage and one woman’s story of a very long divorce.

21:40

High Maintenance 01 0006

An eccentric comedy following the escapades of a Brooklyn marijuana dealer, wheeling and dealing around the city to his sometimes colourful, sometimes neurotic clients.

23:20

Outlander 02 0005

The Emmy nominated producer of Battlestar Galactica penned this Golden Globe nominated historical drama, based on the popular romance novels about a wartime nurse who’s inexplicably transported back in time.

MNET EDGE

Saturday 29 October 2016

Time

Programme Title

Show Description

00:20

Of Kings And Prophets 01 0008

The writers of ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings’ created this epic biblical saga of King Saul, the prophet Samuel and the young shepherd David, whose destinies will ultimately change the world.

01:10

Castle 08 0019

Nathan Fillion (Firefly) stars in this Emmy nominated drama about a murder-mystery novelist who teams up with a detective to solve real-life crimes.

03:00

Roadies 01 0007

From Oscar winner Cameron Crowe (Almost Famous, Jerry Maguire) and producer J.J. Abrams (Lost) comes this thoughtful drama about the reckless, funny and poignant lives of a committed group of ‘roadies’.

04:00

Shameless 07 0004

The critically acclaimed, Golden Globe nominated exploits of the dysfunctional Gallagher family continue in this Emmy Award winning comedy-drama.

18:00

Red Road Red Road, The 01  5 (repeat)

Jason Momoa (Game Of Thrones) and Martin Henderson (Grey’s Anatomy) star in this tense thriller about the unlikely alliance between a cop and an ex-con who struggle to control an age-old war between two communities.

PRIME TIME

19:00

Red Road Red Road, The 01  6 (Premiere episode)

Jason Momoa (Game Of Thrones) and Martin Henderson (Grey’s Anatomy) star in this tense thriller about the unlikely alliance between a cop and an ex-con who struggle to control an age-old war between two communities.

22:00

Game Of Thrones 06 0010

Multiple Emmy award winning fantasy drama that follows the epic struggle for power and survival between several royal families, in the fictional kingdom of Westeros.

23:05-00:00

Orange Is The New Black 04 0001 and 0002

Golden Globe nominee Taylor Schilling stars as Piper Chapman in this critically acclaimed dramedy that follows the exploits of a thirty-something year old woman trying to survive prison.

MNET EDGE

Sunday 30 October 2016

Time

Programme Title

Show Description

PRIME TIME

18:00-20:00

Reign 03 0013, 14 and 15 (Binge episodes)

History has never looked as risqué as it does in this scandalous period drama about the exploits of a young Mary, Queen of Scots.

21:00

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver 03 0027

John Oliver gives his unique, satirical perspective in this Emmy Award winning variety series that tackles news, current events and politics.

21:45 -23:25

Curb Your Enthusiasm 03 0005, 6, 7 and 8 (OMNIBUS)

Co-creator of Seinfeld, Larry David stars as himself in this critically acclaimed, partly improvised comedy series that doles out a tongue-in-cheek depiction of his life, relationships and one-of-a-kind humour.

Monday 31 October 2016

00:00

Hannibal (Sony) 03 0002

Emmy nominee Bryan Fuller penned this chilling psychological drama, following notorious canabilisitc serial killer Hannibal Lecter, who’s recruited to assist troubled FBI profiler Will Graham. 

01:00

True Blood 06 0006

Golden Globe winning drama starring Anna Paquin (X-Men) as Sookie Stackhouse, who lives in a world where vampires and humans co-exist.

03:00

Westworld 01 0004

Emmy winner JJ Abrams (Lost) and Oscar nominee Jonathan Nolan (Memento) are behind this dark, sci-fi thriller about a world of artificial consciousness, where the old west and the new age collide.