To Binge and Livestream this week on Showmax and DStv

23 January 2022
Whether you like to watch it live or binge on the weekend, DStv and Showmax have got you covered.
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Everyone has been getting up at 5AM on Thursdays and if you know, you know.  If you're not part of this 5AM club and don't know why, we'll tell you: One hashtag – #TheWifeShowmax. The Zulu brothers and their beautiful new makoti have gripped us all and with new episodes dropping every Thursday at 5AM, some of us just can't wait to tune in. But if you managed to spot your fav #TheWifeShowmax character in the crown, you're part of the gorgeous gorgeous people who love the show. 

Big Brother Mzansi – Starts Sunday 23 January at 18:00

Did you spot Lawrence Maleka in the crowd a couple of time? He is the new host of Big Brother Mzansi! Season 3 comeing exclusively to DStv from 23 January 2022 at 18:00 - Mzansi Magic Channel 161. Make sure you're subscribed and livestream #BBMzansi on the DStv app so you don't miss a moment of the drama!


Idols SA

Season 18 Auditions will open on the 23rd of January and close either on the 5th of February or once we reach 15 000 entries. Click here to enter. 


The Republic S2 – Sundays at 20:00

Renowned actress Bonnie Mbuli joins the star-studded cast of The Republic as the hit political thriller returns for season 2. Minister Mthembu is hot on Madame Presidne't heels looking to take her number 1 spot, but will he succeed with his trickery against her unfailing integrity? Livestream #TheRepublicMzansi on the DStv app every Sunday at 8PM to find out.


Mzali Wam S2 – Mondays at 20:00

In season 2 of Mzali Wam’, Ntokozo and Joyce return home to start their new lives as mother and daughter. While they do receive a warm welcome, does this signal happily ever after if Francine is already feeling left out just days into the new instafamily?? 

The cast includes Lungelo Mpangase ,who reprises her role as Ntokozo, award winner Lusanda Mbane (as Joyce), Nolwazi Shange (The River)  who plays Sibongile, Dumisani Mbebe ,back as the villainous and aptly named Terror, Oros Mampofu (GrassrootsIgazi), who plays Musa and Loyiso McDonald (The Queen) who plays Lungelo. Watch it season 2 on the DStv app and binge season 1 on Showmax. 


Ingane Yam S2 – Tuesdays at 20:00

Hosted by Real Housewives of Durban star and entrepreneur Laconco Conco, Ingane Yam’ tells the stories of people who would like to introduce their ‘illegitimate’ children to their families or partners. Season 2 features new, often intense and sometimes shocking stories of hidden children who desire a sense of belonging. 


Mnakwethu Happily Ever After S2 – Wednesdays at 20:00

On #MnakwethuHEA, the spin-off from #MnakwethuMzansi, follow the couples that asked for Musa Mseleku’s help in building their polyagamous marriages. Have the marriages survived the addition of new wives? Will there be new couples added to season 2? Tune in to find out!

The Ranakas S5 – Thursdays at 20:00

The bold, relatable and lovable multigenerational entertainment family #TheRanakas continue to share their lives with us, with storylines including Ntate Ranaka’s search for his sister, Mama Ranaka adapting thefamily business during Covid times, Manaka continuing her journey into farming and Dineo choosing to take on more backseat position  in the family. 


Gomora – Mon - Fri at 19:30

The Beyonce of Mzansi Magic telenovelas – need we say more. We know you can’t miss a second of #Gomora every Monday to Friday at 19:30

DiepCity – Mon - Fri at 20:30

Mzansi Magic’s youngest and newest telenovela is the hot new kid on the entertainment block! Did you know that you can get early access to DiepCity on the DStv app? That’s getting all the drama and action a day before it airs on Mzansi Magic where you can also livestream it on the DStv app every Monday to Friday at 20:30.


The Queen – Mon - Fri at 21:00

What’s better than tuning into The Queen every Monday to Friday at 21:30 via livestream on the DStv app? Binge watching all the previous seasons on Showmax to get your fix when you’re all up to date.


Date My Family – Sundays at 17:00

Date My Family is on your screens every Sunday now in the 17:00 slot but if you just can’t wait for the next episode, binge previous seasons on Showmax to get you warmed up.


Our Perfect Wedding – Sundays at 19:00

Each week, one engaged couple takes the journey to the altar. They check and tick off all the items on their wish list and declare at the end of the show that they had their perfect wedding.

So whether you want to watch the drama and action blow by blow or you want to binge it all in a weekend, DStv and Showmax have you covered. Have you added Showsmax to your DStv bill yet, find out how easy it is to do here