Extra-spicy local entertainment on DStv this week
Are you ready for an in-depth and intimate look at some of SA’s brightest stars? Do you love to cook up a lekker meal that combines local and international flavours? Are you in the mood for heartbreaking movies that touch the soul? Then DStv’s local entertainment is just what you need this week
Get up close and personal with the musical wonderland in the self-titled series, Moonchild, on MTV (DStv channel 13). Shot by her team, each episode will feel like a comfortable coffee date that shows the woman behind the glitz and glamour.
kykNET (DStv channel 144) presents its Storiefilms showcase with Die Smaak van Safraan. Written by Johan van der Walt, this film will tug at the heartstrings. It focuses on the devastating loss of loved ones in a small farming community and how they work to rebuild their lives.
There are two tasty local food shows this week on Food Network (DStv channel 175). Inside Job with Chef Katlego adds something extra to international dishes that make them taste a bit more local. Street Food of Africa goes on a journey through South Africa to showcase the diversity and deliciousness of food from across the nation.
We add unlimited drama with Ngixolele on Mzansi Magic (DStv channel 161) as a man returns to his forsaken family to find redemption.
For the sports enthusiast, don’t forget that open weekend is here. That’s right, anyone can access all the sports channels from 13 to 14 March via the DStv app. Download it now!
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Moonchild Sanelly is the blue-haired beauty known for creating the music genre known as Future Ghetto Punk. Born in Port Elizabeth, the talented musician has made giant strides – from performing at local poetry events in Durban to big stages at SXSW in Austin, Texas, and Primavera Sound in Barcelona, Spain. All the footage in her first reality show will have an intimate and close feel as Moonchild’s team captures her daily life.
Monday, 15 March, on MTV (DStv channel 130) at 21:30
Die Smaak van Safraan
The movie is set in a rural town where senseless deaths from crime-related activities continue to leave the community in shock. Trying to make sense of it all, a young vet and a young farmer become friends through their own losses. Their shared sense of grief not only connects them to each other, but also begins the process of healing.
Sunday, 14 March, on kykNET (DStv channel 144) at 20:00
Inside Job with Chef Katlego
Looking to add some local flavour to your dishes? Go on a journey around the world that showcases delicious dining. Get a chance to learn more about a variety of dishes from around the world that also have a sensational African twist.
Saturday, 13 March, on Food Network (DStv channel 175) at 19:00
A man seeks redemption after abandoning his wife and son many years ago. His return comes at a very bad time as his neglected family are dealing with complicated issues. How does a man showcase his true regret while trying to be a source of comfort to his loved ones?
Saturday, 13 March, on Mzansi Magic (DStv channel 161) at 20:30
Street Food of Africa
Chef Nti takes us on a journey around South Africa to showcase the culinary delights of our diverse country. From township to city, food is an important way to mark the different facets of life. From celebrations to grief, take a compelling look at the culinary traditions of our nation.
Wednesday, 17 March, on Food Network (DStv channel 175) at 19:55
Legacy – 100 Episode Celebration
It’s been a rollercoaster of drama and intrigue – and with the 100th episode finally here, fans can expect an even spicier week. Stefan and Sarah welcome a new person to their little oasis. But things take a surprising turn when they realise just how intriguing their guest really is. Dineo finds herself trapped in a tough decision and Petra fears her secret will be revealed soon.
Monday-Thursday from 15 March on M-Net (DStv channel 101) at 19:00
Celebrity Game Night S2
Sunday, 14 March, on E! Entertainment (DStv channel 124) at 20:00
The Real Housewives of Durban
Friday, 12 March, on Showmax
Monday, 15 March, on 1Magic (DStv channel 103) at 20:00
Getroud met Rugby
Thursday, 18 March, on kykNET (DStv channel 144) at 18:00
Wednesday, 17 March, on kykNET&kie (DStv channel 145) at 19:30
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