Hello Spring, Hello New Shows!

01 September 2016
Hello new month, hello Spring! All things bright and beautiful, all things great and small – tis the season to bring out the cocktails, the flowy dresses and to spend with family.
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Mzansi Magic has it all on lock down as we have spanking new shows to make the season even brighter.

To kick off the month, "Let’s Eat with Siphokazi" Season 1 starts at 18:00 today 1 September.

Siphokazi Mdlankomo, a domestic worker-turned-chef brings her charm and effortless cooking skills to her mobile kitchen, where she whips up tasteful dishes with her guests. Airs on Mondays with repeats on Saturdays. Oh...and you can call her Chef Sipho!


Let the work begins #tvlife #gettingmymakeupdone


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Later in the evening, kick back and enjoy a drama about lies and infidelity, Cellphone (Ufunjathwako) at 21:30 where a couple's love is tested to the limits when they discover each other's secret love affairs by going through each other's cell phones. Starring Abie Jiyana and Joseph Tsima.


Hasn’t anyone ever told these two the first rule of dating?

Moving along, the month has more highlights than the one and only Somizi. Speaking of Som Som, Idols SA goes even bigger from this Sunday 4 September as we welcome the live shows on a new time slot, 17:00.

The girls go at it first this Sunday and next Sunday, 11 September it’s the boys that perform for your votes. Check out what other Spring sensations we have in store for you:


Karabo at 21:30

When a young girl loses her family in bloody criminal acts, she abandons her faith and vows to avenge the murders of her loved ones. Starring Danny Jasson and Ntswaki Ramadiro.


Luthando 3 (An Original Mzansi Magic Movie) at 19:30

In the third installment, the couple's marriage is tested when their financial situation goes from bad to worse, with Luthando finding herself in tempting situations. Starring Samukele Mkhize.


Teenagers’ Love Affair

An optimistic young man is enamoured with the neighbourhood's most beautiful girl and is determined to do everything to impress her, but will she fall for his charms? Starring Petunia Ntoanyane and Sphiwe Mveku.


Idols SA Season 12 at 17:00

The top 10 are announced! Who received enough of South Africa’s votes to perform on the Idols stage, and who will the judges save to keep the dream alive?


Survivor’s Remorse Season 1 starts at 21:30


A sitcom about a young pro-basketball star and his opportunistic family entourage begins with the player arriving in Atlanta, where he deals with a new city and a new team.


Impilo Inzima at 21:30

A misbehaving young boy is sent to prison for his misdeeds, where he is taught a hard lesson about life and forgiveness. Agnes Mbhele and Bonginkosi Mkhize.


Mma Moriri 2 (An Original Mzansi Magic Movie) at 19:30

You probably caught the first one, now there's a sequel. Starring Black Barbie Babalwa Mneno and Nkosana Bozza Nkosi, looks like the first one went well:

About Mma Moriri 2

A new hairstylist competition is announced by a well-known brand with a huge prize to be won, with only one condition - the competition is only open to women hairstylists. Directed by David Kau and starring Nkosana Bozza Nkosi and Babalwa Mneno.


Idols SA Season 12 at 17:00

The top 10 take to the Idols stage, hoping they can take the next step to secure the audience votes. Vote for your favourites to ensure they stay on the show.

The Butler at 21:30

Oscar-winner Forest Whitaker stars in this gut-wrenching and uplifting drama about a White House butler who served eight American presidents over three decades.


I Love My Husband at 21:30

While infidelity is the centre of a couple's relationship, one cannot deny the fact that they love each other. But is love ever enough? Starring Tinyiko Macheke.

There you have it, let the sun in and allow Mzansi Magic to keep you and your family entertained this September.

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