An image from History's Black Sails, available on DStv Catch Up.

Preachers’ Kids, The Book of Negroes, I Love You but I Lied, Miranda Special: Xmas 2014 and Black Sails on DStv Catch Up this week.

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This week’s highlights:

New series

Black Sails

The story of Captain Flint, the most brilliant and feared pirate of his day, who takes on a fast-talking addition to his crew who goes by the name John Silver. Threatened with extinction on all sides, they fight for the survival of New Providence Island.

Preachers’ Kids

Their parents have taken a path of righteousness, watch and see how this impacts the way they go about living, what struggles they encounter, the norms and values they adhere to and how they handle the daily pressures that come with being Preachers Kids.

The Book of Negroes

Kidnapped in Africa and subsequently enslaved in South Carolina, Aminata must navigate a revolution in New York, isolation in Nova Scotia and treacherous jungles of Sierra Leone, in an attempt to secure her freedom in the 19th century.

I Love You but I Lied

Monica is in a troubled marriage and risks her entire family as she seeks comfort in a most inappropriate place. Meanwhile, Diane will do anything to get her demanding parents off her back, even if it means debasing herself and putting the family business in jeopardy.

Miranda Special: Xmas 2014

We find Miranda where we left her, with two proposals - one from Gary and one from Mike. Will she choose one of them or will she run away?

Returning for new seasons

•    Veep S4
•    Playing House S2
•    Undateable S2

Movies (Available on DStv Explora and online)

You can also look forward to a bunch of movies coming to DStv Catch Up this week including:

From Dusk ‘til Dawn 2

Step Up: All In
22 Jump Street
Red 2
Charlie's Angels
Step Up 3
Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights
My Sister's Keeper
22 Jump Street
Red 2
The Best Man Holiday
Life of a King
The Quiet Ones
Spy Kids: All the Time in the World
Side Effects
The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst: The Unusual Chapter 3
Grudge Match
Honey, I Blew Up the Kid
Billy Madison
Three Night Stand
Stranded in Paradise
Swinging with the Finkels
Romeo and Juliet
A Fighting Man
Herblock: The Black & The White
Four Brothers
Full Clip
The Three Musketeers
Invasion of Privacy
El Gringo
The Wipers Times
Dino Time
Cleaver Family Reunion
Nick Cannon: Mr Show Biz
Save Your Legs
The Groomsmen
Girl in Progress
When a Woman's Fed Up
Durban Poison
Nowhere Boy

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