Authentic storytelling at its best

09 November 2023
Celebrate local stories and dive into the best in local entertainment on 1Magic.
entangled, 1802: love defies time, imboni yamatekisi, thokoza munt'wami

Discover a diverse array of fresh and exciting local shows – with everything from psychological thrillers to romantic comedies, 1Magic has captivating, crisp and original stories that will keep you entertained.

Explore the millennial throes of adulthood in Entangled; to trying to carve out a legacy in South Africa’s dangerous and lucrative taxi industry in Imboni Yamatekisi; to balancing spiritual responsibilities and finding love in Thokoza Munt’Wami.

Embrace local authenticity and get into the best in local entertain this November with 1Magic (DStv Channel 103).

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The River

Watch the worlds of business, family and wealth collide as Lindiwe Dikana goes to any length to maintain the wealth and stature of her family. However as her mine thrives, ghosts from her past trigger and reveal her traumas, and threaten her self-made mining empire.

Watch The River, weekdays at 20:00.



Follow hopeless romantic, Sharon, as she navigates life and love’s unexpected, comical, and heartbreaking twists and turns. As Sharon begins to move on from her tumultuous divorce, she’s learning that the grass isn’t always greener on the other side.

Journey with Sharon and her friends amidst the chaos of their ‘dirty thirties’ as they experience pain, the sweetness of finding and holding onto love, and building the lives that they envision.

Watch Entangled season 2, every Thursday at 20:30.


1802: Love Defies Time

1802: Love Defies Time is a fantasy drama that narrates a one-of-a-kind romance story through time. Already promised to the man of her dreams, Zuko, Khosi is transported back in time to 1802 where she finds her true love in another realm. Faced with challenges of culture, succession and rising royal tensions, the star-crossed lovers Khosi and Melisizwe find love in each other.

Watch 1802: Love Defies Time, Monday to Wednesday at 20:30.


Catch the romance, drama and tears, Monday to Friday from 19:00 on 1Magic (DStv Channel 103).