There’s more to be excited about this Spring as Mzansi Magic (DStv Channel 161) and BET (DStv Channel 129) are available to all DStv Access and Family customers between 26 September – 7 October. Whether it’s a riveting daily drama that leaves you in suspense, or a reality show which ends on a cliff-hanger, both channels feature content that will have you craving more.
Along with Season 2 of drama show Grootboom & Sons and sports docuseries 16V Doctor Khumalo: Untold, you can look forward to BET’s new and original telenovela Redemption. Mzani Magic’s hit reality series Uthando Nesthembu returns for Season 6, and look out for a brand-new sizzling talk show, Sunday Sexy Love.
Here’s what to expect during the Open Window.
PS: I Love You Phumeza and Shota Wedding Special
Get a front-row seat to celebrity couple Phumeza and Shota Mdabe’s four-part wedding special. The four-part series sees TV host Phumeza and musician unite their families umembeso and umbondo ceremonies, followed by a lavish wedding ceremony, featuring A-Listers.
Watch PS: I Love You Phumeza and Shota Wedding Special from Saturday, 24 September at 18:00 on Mzansi Magic (DStv Channel 129).
The new telenovela is centred around a preacher’s daughter, who goes on a mission to save her family’s megachurch following her father’s disappearance. As she tries to salvage the family businesses, she learns about her father’s hidden skeletons. The cast includes Themba Ndaba, Tina Jaxa, Sthandiwe Kgoroge and Kwanele Mthethwa as Faith Zikode.
Watch Redemption Season 1 Mondays-Thursdays from Monday, 26 September at 18:00 on BET (DStv Channel 129), repeats air at 21:00.
16V Doctor Khumalo: Untold
This docuseries follows soccer legend Doctor Khumalo as he shares the highs and lows of his illustrious football career. Alongside his former teammates, ex-footballers, and media personalities, he unpacks his life – from historical moments such as winning the 1996 African Cup of Nations to his soccer-filled upbringing.
Watch 16V Doctor Khumalo: Untold Season 1 from Sunday, 2 October at 20:00 on Mzansi Magic (DStv Channel 161).
Sunday Sexy Love
Hosted by comedian Tumi Morake, the talk show features celebrity couples who unpack their love stories. The pairs discuss how they’ve kept their romance going. With her infectious energy, relatability and humour, Tumi keeps the couples and viewers engaged.
Watch Sunday Sexy Love Season 1 from Sunday, 2 October at 21:00 on Mzansi Magic (DStv Channel 161).
The hit reality show follows entrepreneur Musa Mseleku and his four wives while they navigate their polygamous marriage, parenthood and culture. Season 5 ended with Musa asking to take a fifth wife, and his wives rejected his proposal. Which steps will he take to convince his wives otherwise in Season 6? Don’t miss the drama.
Watch Uthando Nesthembu Season 6 from Thursday, 6 October at 20:00 on Mzansi Magic (DStv Channel 161).