January treats

January treats

Highlights 19 January 2023

No need to worry this January, DStv Compact is filled with treats to keep the entire family entertained.

January treats

From a talent competition show where singles sing to win a date to the new telenovela, that everyone is talking about, DStv Compact has it all this January.

PS: You get to see so much more on DStv with Compact. Check out our other monthly highlights packages for news about shows like Lovey Dovey: Until When on Moja Love (DStv Channel 157) and Power’s latest spin-off series Power Book IV: Force on 1Magic (DStv Channel 103).

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Big Brother Titans

In this version of the reality show, 20 Housemates from Nigeria and South Africa live in one house together and compete for a $100 000 cash prize. They take part in challenges, throw epic parties, form alliances, and vote each other off until only one remains.

Watch Big Brother Titans from Sunday, 15 January at 20:00 on Mzansi Magic (DStv Channel 161)

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Romeo And Duet

Romeo and Duet

Former Strictly Come Dancing star, Oti Mabuse hosts this thrilling talent and dating show. In each episode, hopeful singles sing to find their perfect match and the winner bags a date.

Watch Romeo and Duet from Thursday, 12 January at 20:00 on BBC Lifestyle (DStv Channel 184)

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Gqeberha: The Empire

Set in the Friendly City, the telenovela follows a powerful man, who is married to three women. On the surface, he has it all: money, fortune, and loyalty in his relationships but he starts questioning his loved ones following a murder attempt. The star-studded cast includes Zikhona Sodlaka, Zandile Msutwana and Mbulelo Grootboom.

Watch Gqeberha the Empire from Monday, 16 January at 21:00 on Mzansi Magic (DStv Channel 161)

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Vanderpump Rules S5

Vanderpump Rules

Follow the lives of the staff at former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills cast member Lisa Vanderpump’s West Hollywood restaurant. This season features ongoing feuds, departures of a fan favourite and the introduction of new ones.

Watch Vanderpump Rules from Wednesday, 25 January at 19:05 on E! (DStv Channel 124)

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Bridge of Lies

Hosted by actor, Ross Kemp, four teams use knowledge and strategy to win the quiz show. They are tasked with crossing the Bridge of facts, in which they are required to step on the truths and avoid the lies.

Watch Bridge of Lies from Monday, 23 January at 17:00 on BBC Brit (DStv Channel 120)

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Also on DStv Compact this January….

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Join legendary Maskandi musician, Bheki, who’s better known as Ihhashi Elimhlophe and actress, Linah Ngcobo as they navigate challenges under the spotlight with their four children.

Watch Ofuze from Thursday, 19 January at 20:00 on Mzansi Magic (DStv Channel 161)

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  • Chip ‘N Dale Park Life from Monday, 16 January at 17:50 on Discovery Channel (DStv Channel 121)
  • Call Me Kat Season 2 from Sunday, 8 January at 21:00 on Comedy Central (DStv Channel 122)
  • Embarrassing Bodies Season 8 from Sunday, 29 January at 21:15 on BBC Lifestyle (DStv Channel 174)
  • Chopped Season 53 from Wednesday, 25 January at 19:00 on Food Network (DStv Channel 175)

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