From the drama of the Real Housewives of Durban to a social court of public opinion in 10 Years Younger in 10 Days, the only thing you won’t have to worry about this ‘Januworry’ is finding something entertaining to watch on DStv.
This week sees friends and family nominate a special individual to get a room makeover worth R50 000 in Mzansi Cribs Makeover. Join legendary South African host and Black Real Estate king Thato “TT” Mbha as he and his team upgrade a room sure to increase the value of the home.
Nonkanyiso Conco, former fiancée and ‘baby mama’ to ex-President Jacob Zuma stars in the first season of the Real Housewives of Durban alongside Ayanda Ncwane, widow to gospel legend Sfiso Ncwane, and Kgomotso Ndungane, wife of rugby player Odwa. Jam-packed with drama, the trailer for this new season has us more than excited to see what the ladies in Durban get up to.
Think you’re a celebrity quiz boffin? Then test out that knowledge by tuning into Nickelodeon’s Unfiltered. Contestants on this game show must guess who the celebrities are through a series of questions as their faces and voices are digitally disguised.
Those who love thrillers will enjoy this week’s Sunday night movie. Directed and written by Zackary Adler, The Courier follows a girl sent to deliver a package to Nick,a witness who is about to testify against a dangerous gangster.
As the United States nears the inauguration of its president elect Joe Biden, you may feel you’re going to miss Donald Trump and his antics. No worries as The Trump Show spans everything from his unexpected win to his presidential woes.
Wish you looked 10 years younger? Well so do the people on 10 Years Younger in 10 Days – and their wishes are about to come true. Find out all the tips and tricks to transform yourself from drab to fab by tuning into this scintillating show.
To help parents keep the kids entertained while they’re on holiday, DStv has created a Kids Open Window. The Kids Open Window will run from 4 – 17 January making all our kids entertainment available across all packages.
With all this entertainment, you’ll be on the edge of your seat from 8 to 14 January – only with DStv.
Real Housewives of Durban S1 (Reality)
If you have yet to hear of this new local instalment of the bingeable Real Housewives series, have you been living under a rock? Sorisha Naidoo, Kgomotso Ndungane, Nonkanyiso Conco, Anne-Tonni Lodick Mthembu and Nonku Williams will be the talk of the country when the show airs this week. Follow the drama and what’s sure to be an inside scoop into the lives of Durban’s most glamorous women.
Friday, 29 January on 1Magic (DStv Channel 103) at 19:00
Mzansi Cribs Makeover S1 (Reality)
Given the chance to change someone’s life, South Africans set out to share 60-second videos detailing who they wish to ‘gift’ a room makeover to worth R50 000. Mzansi Cribs Makeover is hosted by South Africa’s Black Real Estate king Thato “TT” Mbha and gives the recipient not only a room makeover but also aims to increase their home’s value.
Thursday, 14 January on Mzansi Magic (DStv Channel 161) at 21:30
Nickelodeon’s Unfiltered (Game Show)
This hilarious game show sees panelists having to ask questions, gather clues and play games to guess who the mystery guest is. Hosted by Jay Pharoah, this show uses a series of fun filters to keep viewers engaged with a range of exciting celebrities as guests.
Monday, 11 January on NickToons (DStv Channel 308) at 16:55
The Courier (Thriller)
A task team has to keep Nick in witness protection as he is to testify against a well-known and dangerous crime lord, Eziekel. Eziekel sends a package to Nick that may jeopardize the trial – but when the courier discovers the actual contents she must deliver, she is hellbent on saving Nick’s life.
Sunday, 10 January on M-Net (DStv Channel 101) at 20:05
The Trump Show (Factual)
Go inside the first 18 months of Donald Trump’s presidency. Featuring behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with key players such as Steve Bannon, Sean Spicer, Omarosa Manigault Newman and Anthony Scaramucci, you’ll be intrigued by the happenings of America’s craziest president yet.
Thursday, 14 January on M-Net (DStv Channel 101) at 21:30
10 Year Younger in 10 Days (True Life)
Hosted by presenter Cherry Healey, this makeover show has participants go from drab to fab in just 10 days. Contestants are given the opportunity to get expert advice and use non-invasive techniques to make them feel youthful and restore their confidence. But there’s one catch – it’s up to the public to decide if their transformation is deemed a success or not.
Thursday, 14 January on BBC Lifestyle (DStv Channel 174) at 20:00