What's new on Mzansi Magic?

21 June 2024
From thrilling crime dramas, heartfelt reality shows to building strong family ties & more, delight in the best in local entertainment on Mzansi Magic.
New on Mzansi Magic

We’ve made it halfway through 2024, and the year has been nothing short of action-packed thanks to the exciting comeback shows and new thrills on Mzansi Magic. Whether you’re on top of each week’s episode releases or indulging in a weekend binge-watch on DStv Stream – these are the shows that have kept us entertained this year so far:


Code 13

Crime, corruption, and betrayal of the highest level are the driving themes for Mzansi Magic’s new drama series Code 13. Set in the gritty heart of Jo’burg, Code 13 follows the story of Bheki Ndlovu, a no-nonsense Jozi detective with a knack for connecting the dots and solving complex cases. Together with a hard-edged police unit, he is tasked with recapturing six of the city's most dangerous criminals who escaped from a police van while in custody.

Watch Code 13, Sundays at 20:00.


Izingane Zes'thembu

Mzansi’s favourite siblings return for a second season of Izingane Zes'thembu. The reality show is a glimpse into the next generation of the Mseleku family and their journey as they navigate life and challenges.

Watch Izingane Zes'thembu, Sundays at 19:00.


Themba My Inked World

Navigate life in the spotlight with Themba Broly, after Big Brother Mzansi. For Themba, this season of the show is all about redemption. He is looking to become a better and present parent, to finally fulfill his career goals, to make things right with family, and to reconnect with those he considers his real friends.

Watch Themba My Inked World, Thursdays at 20:00.


I’m With Your Ex

I’m With Your Ex is a reality show that seeks to assist those who found love with their friends or family members' former lovers by revealing, ‘I’m with your ex!’. Join host Eugene Khoza as he delves into complex matters of the heart.

Watch I’m With Your Ex, Sundays at 19:30.


Date My Family

Every Sunday, a bachelor/bachelorette embarks on a quest for love, by going on three dinner dates with the families and friends of potential partners at their homes. The bachelor or bachelorette will then choose who they will date based on which family impresses them the most. The three potential partners are kept out of sight, watching all the action unfold onscreen in another room.

Watch Date My Family on DStv Catch Up.