It’s the last week of women’s month, so this week - take the power of entertainment in your hands and enjoy.

It’s the last week of women’s month, so this week - take the power of entertainment in your hands and enjoy with all the series, movies and shows waiting for you. 

Keep connected to  DStv Compact for the best in local and international series to enjoy. Out and about? No worries, DStv Now allows you to stream on the go and not miss a moment of the fun!

INTERNATIONAL SERIES THIS WEEK

Reverie: A first on Showmax

For fans of detective series, this takes mystery solving to the next level! For fans of Westworld, take a trip to a parallel existence, with all the freedom of the Westworld parks without the confusing timelines.

Dreams and reality mix in Reverie, a new virtual reality game that allows people to return to their most treasured memories and spend time with those most-dear to them in ideal settings. But this fantasy is so magnificent that players start resisting their return to reality. As marvelous as staying in their ideal world may seem, it can have lethal ramifications. One woman is their only hope but will she herself fall prey to the temptation of correcting past mistakes and having those lost before returned?

 

LOCAL SERIES THIS WEEK

Fashion Fix S1: Monday 27 August at 21:00 on FOX Life (Ch 126) and streaming live on DStv Now

Hosted by Mercy Ajisafe, Fashion Fix puts you in slay mode whenever and wherever through tips, tricks and advice for all occasions!

Ek Wou Nog Sê S2: Tuesday 28 August at 18:30 on VIA (Ch 147) and streaming live on DStv Now

A documentary series exploring the power of poetry.

MOVIES THIS WEEK

Tully: Monday 27 August on BoxOffice

Starting an important conversation about motherhood and mental health. Charlise Theron delivers her most fearless performance yet with Jason Reitman and Diablo Cody, the power duo who brought us the independant hits, Juno and Young Adult at the helm. The film was met by strongly held opinions on the mommy blogisphere, psychologists and film critics alike, it's a love or hate title that sticks with you long after you've finishhed watching it.

 

FACTUAL THIS WEEK

Buried, Knights Templar and the Holy Grail S1: Monday 27 August on BBC Brit (Ch 120) and streaming live on DStv Now; and Catch Up on DStv Now Only

The Knights Templar were the most powerful and secretive fighting force of the middle ages. God’s Holy Warriors and legendary defenders of the Grail. Until they vanished overnight. Two former soldiers, Mikey Kay and Garth Baldwin launch a revolutionary investigation using military tactics and tech to solve a 700-year-old mystery, what happened to the Knights Templar? Were they completely destroyed in 1307 as history alleges? Or did they pull off the greatest escape in history and take the Grail with them?

REALITY THIS WEEK

Eat, Sleep, BBQ S1: Thursday 30 August on Food Network (Ch 175) and streaming live on DStv Now

A lover of true barbecue, Rashad Jones is on a mission to find not only down-home authentic meats, but also unexpected ways of using them. He's got the inside scoop on where to find classic and creative 'cue you'll crave.

Remember to keep connected to  DStv Compact for the best in local and international series to enjoy.