Fri 03 Aug 2018, 13:23
See what you can watch this week on DStv below.
There's so much to enjoy and watch this week on DStv. 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!
Let's see what's brand new, returning and unmissable this week from DStv with all the shows and movies listed below.
International series this week
Falling Water S2 on M-Net City (Ch 115) on Sunday 5 August
In the second and final season of Falling Water, Tess, Taka, and Burton try to move on with their lives, only to find themselves drawn back into the dangerous world of dreams and dreamers. A dangerous new enemy, Shadow an emerges in this season.
Local series this week
Stay at 19:30 on Moja Love (Ch 157) and DStv Now on Tuesday 7 August
This brand-new drama focuses on the cultural differences surrounding interracial dating. Revolving around Nubia and Shane, Shane’s mother arrives from Kenya with marriage plans and ideas around who she wants him to marry. Comical drama ensues as plans are set into motion to break the couple up. Can love prevail?
Shuga S6 at 22:30 on BET (Ch 129) and DStv Now on Wednesday 8 August
The sixth season of MTV Shuga, is set against the backdrop of a bustling Lagos metropolis, where we see the northern and southern communities blended together. In this explosive new season, we meet a host of new characters, friendships are tested, relationships reach risky heights, and secrets threaten to break family ties. Featuring cameo performances from Nigerian rapper, YCee.
Movies this week
A Wrinkle in Time on BoxOffice, Monday 6 August
A film 54 years in the making. Producer Catherine Hand decided at age 10 to enter the film industry after she read the book by Madeleine L’Engle. Dripping in star-power, including Oscar-nominated director Ava DuVernay, co-writer Jennifer Lee, who penned Frozen and actresses Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling, the movie is a visual feast telling the story of Meg, her brother and her friend who must travel across the universe to rescue her father from a terrible evil. They are aided by three magical beings - Mrs. Whatsit, Mrs. Who, and Mrs. Which.
Our Wild Life S1 at 20:00 on TLC (DStv 135) and DStv Now on Wednesday 8 August
What happens when a sloth, lemur, and miniature pig walk into a room? Insanity. That's exactly what happens in Our Wild Life on TLC. The show documents Bobbi Jo and Jerry Abrams as they care for their three children — Kasi, Hali, and Jackson — and 80 "fur babies" on their 16-acre farm in Pinetops, North Carolina. Yep, "fur babies" is code for exotic animals. Think: kangaroos, cockatoos, zebras, camels, to name a few.
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (new eps) at 22:00 on Comedy Central (Ch 122) and DStv Now on Tuesday 7 August
South Africa’s favourite son brings us the biggest stories in news, politics and pop culture with hilarious and challenging commentary. “It’s the top late-night talk show among millennials and the No.1 late-night talk show with men and women under 35” – IndieWire. Don’t miss him on SA screens exclusive to Comedy Central.
Randall, Unathi, Somizi and Proverb return to find the voice that stands out above all others in the 14th season of the Sunday-night staple and Mzansi's biggest reality show, Idols SA.
12 passionate, aspiring fashion designers will live together for a 6-week period. They will compete in weekly challenges that stretch their creativity, resilience, design and practical skills. The contestants will be judged by a panel of top fashion personalities, including judges Noni Gasa and Rahin Rawjee, who will decide who stays in the competition and who is out until only three remain... The three finalists will create their own collection for a prestigious fashion event, but only one fashion designer will make the cut and take the prize to showcase at Paris Fashion Week 2019.