Wednesday, 17 January 2018

In March 2018 Cartoon Network Africa Welcomes Power Rangers Samurai Onto Their Screens With Brand New Episodes Of Wishfart And An April Fool's Stunt

BRAND NEW SHOW
POWER RANGERS SAMURAI
Samurai, Ninja - Go!

The Power Rangers are back, sharper than ever! This time, four young warriors are in a time of need summoned to defeat the incredibly powerful master Xandred! The great team of new Samurai Rangers is made up of Olympic swimmer Kevin, kindergarten teacher Mia, the carefree gamer Mike, and Emily, a pure-hearted country girl. Watch how these young warriors train hard with the Red Ranger Jayden, on Cartoon Network in March, where they must learn fast in order to save the world in time … Go! Go! Samurai!

Premiere: Wednesday 21/03/18
Tune-In: Monday to Friday @ 15:50 CAT
Repeat: Monday to Friday @ 08:05 and 19:00 CAT
Weekends @ 06:15, 11:05 and 14:45 CAT

BRAND NEW EPISODES
WISHFART
Leprechaun on the run!

As funny of a word as it may be, being a wish-granting leprechaun is not an easy thing! Tune in this March to see all kinds of possible ways wish-granting can go wrong, especially when in the hands of Dez, the cool rebel-leprechaun. Luckily for us, we’re only there to enjoy and laugh at his misadventures. Not the same can be said for his friends Akiko, the Japanese ghost girl, or Pufin, the pufin, who usually manages to get on the wrong side of Dez’s wishes. But sometimes, just like us, they just can’t help themselves!

Premiere: Sunday 11/03/18
Tune-in: Weekends @ 17:30 CAT
Repeat: Weekends @ 05:00 CAT

SPECIAL STUNT!
APRIL FOOL’S DAY
Everything is funny, as long as it’s happening to someone else!

Our favorite day of the year is here, April Fool’s Day! To celebrate this very special day, Cartoon Network has put together a collection of our funniest episodes to make sure you won’t stop laughing. Just remember to come up for air once in a while! Celebrating with us are our friends from Regular Show, Gumball, We Bear Bears and Teen Titans Go!, to help us exercise those laughing muscles. So, sit down with your family, Easter candy and be ready for a hilarious time this April 1st!

Premiere: Sunday 01/04/18
Tune-in: 07:55 CAT

Masha Returns To Boomerang Africa For More New Adventures With Bear Plus Boomerang Has Another Surprise For Angry Birds Fans With The Premiere Of Angry Birds Blues With Oggy And The Cockroaches In March 2018

BRAND NEW SHOW
ANGRY BIRDS BLUES
They might be mini and blue but they sure can be angry!

Triplets Jim, Jay and Jake are the mischievous trio known as The Blues - the youngest of the Angry Birds! Without a doubt, The Blues are happiest when they are up to no good. Ruining their plans however, are the far less intelligent Hatchlings: the other baby birds who are always, unintentionally getting up to no good! Want some comedy in your life this month, make sure you do not miss the premiere of this hilarious series, a spin-off from the mega hit game, Angry Birds!

Premiere Date: Monday 19/03/2018
Tune-in: Monday - Friday @ 16:25 CAT
Repeat: Monday - Friday @ 05:45 and 09:35 CAT
Weekends @ 06:25 and 14:45 CAT

BRAND NEW EPISODES
MASHA AND THE BEAR
Beware of Masha, dear Bear!

Masha is a mischievous little girl who lives in the woods with her friend the Bear. Poor bear always has his paws full. With Masha’s large appetite for adventure, Bear can never fully let his guard down, not even for a moment, which is why when Bear meets a beautiful female Bear in the woods, he will try just about anything to pursue her - including a series of distractions to keep young Masha at bay. Will Bear succeed? Tune in to this adorable series to find out!

Premiere Date: Monday 05/03/2018
Tune-in: Monday - Friday @ 06:25 CAT
Repeat: Monday - Friday @ 11:25 and 17:25 CAT
Weekends @ 08:10,12:50 and 17:50 CAT

BRAND NEW EPISODES
OGGY AND THE COCKROACHES
Eternal Oggy!

We always knew that the fght between Oggy and the Cockroaches would reach new heights! This time they have really done it - Oggy and his not-so best friends fnd themselves mysteriously bouncing between different historic periods in time. Join in on the fun as Oggy and co encounter everything from angry vikings to gold thieving pirates, to raging mummies to meeting Rome’s Julius Caesar in the fesh - how is this possible you ask, tune-in and the answers will soon be revealed

Premiere Date: Saturday 10/03/2018
Tune-In: Weekends @ 16:35 CAT
Repeat: Monday - Friday @ 14:05 CAT

What's New In February 2018 On Nick Jr Africa

BLAZE JUNGLE MINI MARATHON
NEW EPISODES
Toucans, falcons and tigers inhabit these jungle episodes where Blaze and his monster trucks friends visit Animal Island. They play jungle ball, discover Insect City and enter the Animal Island Championship where they must claw their way to the finish line.
Saturday 3 February @ 12:00 CAT

SUNNY DAY
NEW SHOW
Nick Jr. has a brand new comedy series featuring Sunny, a 10-year-old salon-owning entrepreneur, whose creativity, confidence and compassion help her untangle any problem that comes her way.
Weekdays From Monday 5 February @ 15:50 CAT

PAW PATROL
NEW EPISODES
In brand new episodes this February, Ryder and his six canine companions continue to restore order in Adventure Bay. It’s all paws on deck when a shark sighting is reported near Adventure beach and Everest is out to rescue a homesick kitty lost on the mountain.
Weekdays From Monday 12 February @ 08:05 CAT

TEAM UMIZOOMI : The King of Numbers
Preschoolers are tested on their basic counting, shapes and patterns in this animated series. In this special, the siblings Milli and Geo, and their green robot friend Bot, have to use all their maths skills to save a king.
Saturday 3 February @ 08:05 CAT
Sunday 4 February @ 20:05 CAT

DORA'S PIRATE ADVENTURE
In Dora’s world the pirates are piggies! Dora and her friends, who occasionally speak Spanish, are about to put on a spectacular pirate musical when the pigs steal all their costumes and their treasure. Dora and co. travel to Treasure Island to get their own back.
Saturday 10 February @ 08:05 CAT
Sunday 11 February @ 20:05 CAT

BLAZE AND THE MONSTER MACHINES: Blaze to the Top of the World
It’s the most epic race in history – the Race to the Top of the World! AJ and his trucker friends are rearing to go, they can’t wait to head across the seven continents. But when race day arrives, their arch-nemesis Crusher cheats and sends them all off course.
Saturday 17 February @ 08:05 CAT
Sunday 18 February @ 20:05 CAT

DORA AND FRIENDS DRAGON IN THE SCHOOL
It's animal habitat day at school and Dora and her friends are teaching younger kids about the native animals of the area and their homes, but all Pablo wants to do is explore inside the school.
Saturday 24 February @ 08:05 CAT
Sunday 25 February @ 20:05 CAT

What's New In February 2018 On NickToons Africa

RUGRATS S7
NEW EPISODES
The series follows the experiences of a courageous, adventurous one-year-old baby named Tommy Pickles and his group of playmates: Chuckie, Tommy's be spectacled two-year-old bestie; the twins Phil and Lil, noted for their eccentricities and love of insects and earth worms; and Tommy's baby brother Dil. And then there’s Angelica, Tommy’s outrageously spoiled three-year-old cousin, who causes chaos wherever she goes!
Weekdays from Monday 26 February @ 06:00 CAT

MY LIFE AS A TEENAGE ROBOT
NEW EPISODES
Jenny’s in a bit of a pickle. What she’d really like to do is enjoy life as an ordinary teenager – go to school, make friends, talk to boys and sneak out to parties. There’s just one small problem: she’s actually a super-powered robot whose primary function is to protect the planet from disaster. And, with a seemingly endless array of global catastrophes and other worldly villains, her plans for teenage fun keep being postponed.
Weekdays from Monday 12 February @ 10:10 CAT

TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES S2
NEW EPISODES
Go back in time to meet Donatello, Leonardo, Michelangelo and Raphael in the early days of learning to be ninjas. Life for the four brothers is full of new experiences – some good, like New York City; some bad, like their enemies; and some out of this world, like pizza! Kowabunga!
Weekdays from Monday 5 February @ 14:45 CAT

HARVEY BEAKS S1
NEW EPISODES
Harvey Beaks is a little bird with a big heart, who really wants to do the right thing. But with best friends like the mischievous twins Fee and Foo, keeping on the straight and narrow is almost impossible. Despite their differences, however, the tiny trio look out for one another as they explore the home in Bigbark Woods.
Weekdays from Monday 19 February @ 16:00 CAT

TOTALLY SPIES
NEW EPISODES
As if high school wasn’t stressful enough, teenagers Clover, Alex and Sam are also international spies! When they’re not stressing about homework assignments, the three are putting their brains and skills to use vanquishing villains. Crouching in the baggage hold of a private jet over the Bermudas, keeping a low profle on a secret island off the coast of Japan or crawling through the sewers of Paris doesn’t faze these three, who do whatever it takes to win the day!
Weekdays from Monday 5 February @ 19:20 CAT

What's New In February 2018 On Nickelodeon Africa

BUNSEN IS A BEAST
New Episodes
Bunsen is the frst beast to attend an all-human school. He doesn’t think he’ll have any problem ftting in. After all, he and his new pals are so alike – apart from the fact that he has an insatiable appetite, hugs people with his extendable eyeballs and spouts confetti out of his head when he gets excited. His favourite human is Mikey and together the pair experience everything the town of Muckledunk has to offer.
Weekdays from Monday 19 February @ 10:25 CAT

SPONGEBOB GOLD: HEART OF GOLD
Weeklong Stunt
One of SpongeBob SquarePants’s most endearing qualities is his cheerful will to help those around him. If you know someone else who has a heart of gold, share the news! This week-long programing stunt will feature episodes highlighting SpongeBob’s good nature and his stellar friendship qualities, all leading up to the premiere of “Don’t Feed the Clowns” where SpongeBob shows his true colours by helping a neglected clown embark on a more fulfilling life.
Weekdays from Monday 12 February @ 13:45 CAT
New Episode Friday 16 February @ 14:10 CAT

GAME SHAKERS
New Episodes
Coping with school and managing a successful gaming company would be too much for most tweens, but besties Babe and Kenzie make it look easy – most of the time. In new episodes airing this month however, they butt heads and Kenzie (played by Madisyn Shipman) stomps off to become a waitress. Babe (Cree Cicchino) meanwhile tries to avoid an awkward situation with Trip. Tune in for laughs, drama and so much more!
Weekdays from Monday 5 February @ 17:55 CAT

TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES
Saturday 3 – RAPHAEL: MUTANT APOCALYPSE An older, weathered Raph battles road gangs in a post-apocalyptic mutant wasteland.
Saturday 10 – WANTED: BEBOP AND ROCKSTEADY Bebop and Rocksteady have a shot at the big time when they are drafted by 80s Shredder and 80s Krangto be their henchmen. Current and 80s Turtles must unite to take down villains from both dimensions.
Saturday 3 February @ 12:55 CAT
Saturday 10 February @ 12:55 CAT

HEY ARNOLD!: THE JUNGLE MOVIE
Arnold and his class win a feld trip to San Lorenzo, the national park in Argentina where his parents disappeared mysteriously years ago. The little guy, who is known for his sweet, if slightly gullible nature, sees this as his big opportunity to fnd them, but that’s just the beginning of a series of wild and outrageous jungle adventures!
Saturday 24 February @ 12:55 CAT

Tuesday, 9 January 2018

e.tv Revamps 2018 TV Schedule

e.tv’s weekday schedule has been revamped to bring viewers more of what they love: reality court shows, talk shows, soapies, news, local drama and international series, from Monday 15 January 2018. 

The feisty Judge Judy makes a welcome return to e.tv at 4:30PM, followed by the ever-popular Steve Harvey Show at 5PM. Days Of Our Lives kicks off a 2-hour soapie bonanza at 6PM, followed by award-winning local shows Rhythm City and Scandal!, which will air at 7PM and 7:30PM, respectively. eNews with Sally Burdett follows at 8PM and local drama fans will get a double dose of Easy Money on Mondays and Tuesdays at 9:30PM.

Crime drama, Shades Of Blue - starring Jennifer Lopez – makes its debut on Monday 15 January at 8:30PM. Season 3 of Chicago PD will start on Tuesday 16 January at 8:30PM, with The Blacklist returning for its second season on Wednesday 17 January at 8:30PM. 50 Cent's thrilling crime drama, Power, premieres directly afterwards, at 9:30PM on Wednesday 17 January. 

Broken Vows will shift to eExtra on OpenView HD (Channel 105) and DStv (Channel 195) every weekday at 6PM from Monday 15 January 2018, offering viewers more local drama on the channel. Broken Vows is also available on eOnDemand on www.etv.co.za any time, any day and e.tv viewers can still watch an omnibus of the show on Saturdays at 11:20AM

“Over the last 20 years, e.tv’s constant innovation has made the channel a firm favourite in the free-to-air television landscape,” says Marlon Davids, MD of e.tv. “Our new programming line-up demonstrates our commitment to meeting the needs of our audiences. They can look forward to more of the highest quality local programming, alongside world-renowned international content, this year”.

Friday, 15 December 2017

MultiChoice And Discovery Networks Renew Contract To Carry Discovery's Portfolio Of Channels On DStv

MultiChoice and Discovery Networks are pleased to announce that DStv customers will continue to enjoy their favourite Discovery channels on DStv – world-class factual entertainment and documentaries on Discovery Channel; great fashion and. lifestyle tips on TLC; the best in family entertainment on Discovery Family; and suspense-filled, real-life crime stories on Investigation Discovery (ID).

To complement the linear channels, the new agreement includes extended video-on-demand and Catch Up hours for Discovery’s entire portfolio (including for the first time, TLC, ID and Discovery Family shows). All four of Discovery’s channels will be available to launch on DStv Now from early 2018, meaning DStv customers will be able to enjoy the best of Discovery, anywhere, any time. On top of this, from early next year DStv customers will be able to watch both ID and Discovery Family in HD, while TLC will also launch in HD.

“Our customers love the Discovery family of channels and we’re pleased that we could renew this agreement, including offering this world-class content to our customers wherever they are, to watch whenever they are ready,” said Yolisa Phahle, CEO: General Entertainment, MultiChoice.

Animal Planet is not included in the new agreement and will stop airing on DStv on 30 December 2017. However, customers will not miss out, as some of the much-loved shows will be available on the other Discovery channels, including shows such as Treehouse Masters, which will move to Discovery Channel, while shows such as Tanked and Insane Pools: Off The Deep End will move to Discovery Family. Some of Discovery’s other popular animal and wildlife content will also be made available on a new channel to launch mid-2018, details of which will be announced in the new year.

“Our channels and content have been providing hours of enjoyment for DStv customers for many years and we’re thrilled to continue this legacy, with an unbeatable slate of programming across our portfolio which, thanks to this renewed agreement, DStv customers will now be able to access whenever and however it suits them. We look forward to making more announcements about our content offering on DStv in the new year,” said Dilek Doyran, VP and Country Manager for Africa, Discovery Networks CEEMEA.

Discovery’s network of channels promise an exciting line-up of new entertainment for DStv customers over the next few months.

Discovery Channel will serve up new season of Fast n’ Loud and Street Outlaws, and help you discover brand new shows like Riaan Manser: Pacific Honeymoon, Finding Escobar’s Millions, and Mutiny: Survival on the Oceans.

TLC’s brand-new shows include Dr Miami, Judge Jenkins, The Healer and Thando Bares All, while new wedding shows Diva Brides and Curvy Brides Boutique join returning seasons of 90 days to Wed and Surrounded by Daughters.

Discovery Family will serve up NASA’s Unexplained Files, The Carbonaro Effect, Freaks of Nature, Don’t Blink, and a new season of Finding Bigfoot.

Meanwhile, on Investigation Discovery (ID) new seasons of I speak for the dead, Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall, and People Magazine Investigates, will join brand new shows including Son of Sam: Hunt for a Killer, The Dating Game Killer, and Shattered, ensuring DStv customers remain glued to their seats as the drama unfolds.

More information and schedules are available on the DStv website