The Force is strong with M-Net’s new Star Wars channel

2015-08-31 20:00

The temporary Star Wars pop-up channel (DStv 109) has launched on MultiChoice's DStv satellite pay-TV platform today showing all of the Star Wars movies.

DStv unblocking Disney Channel for Descendants

2015-08-25 19:00

MultiChoice is opening The Disney Channel (DStv 303) to all lower-tiered DStv Extra and DStv Compact subscribers for 20 days.

All Access Mzansi returns for a 3rd time

2015-08-19 12:04

Magazine show All Access Mzansi is returning to Mzansi Magic (DStv 161) – but it won’t be the same show and it will be done by a new production company.

Big Brother Africa canned over ‘cash constraints’

2015-07-27 14:12

M-Net and Endemol Shine Africa’s Big Brother Africa on DStv has been canned for 2015 apparently due to "cash constraints" and a failure to find sponsors.

Mzansi Magic on DStv goes HD

2015-07-23 14:01

Another M-Net provided TV channel packaged for MultiChoice's satellite pay-TV platform is changing from a standard definition (SD) to high definition (HD).

kykNET & kie gets a new local soapie set in the Western Cape

2015-06-30 11:15

M-Net’s Afrikaans Channel, kykNET, will launch a brand new soap opera, Suidooster, in November.

Channel O ‘welcomes dialogue’ over Youth Day ad

2015-06-17 13:23

Channel O says it "welcomes the dialogues" around its Youth Day ad which is raising eyebrows for its pop culture take on an iconic struggle era photo from 1976.

MagicWorld on DStv replaced by DStv Family

2015-06-11 20:00

MagicWorld (DStv 162) is getting axed and replaced by M-Net Family on channel 162 in July.

DStv adds 18 SABC radio stations

2015-06-08 06:49

MultiChoice has added 18 of the SABC's radio stations to DStv's audio package.

M-Net shocks with wrong Grey’s Anatomy death teaser

2015-06-02 14:18

M-Net and DStv subscribers are shocked and fuming after the pay-TV channel erroneously showed a Grey’s Anatomy teaser.


Here’s why the BBC is changing its DStv channels

2015-08-26 20:00

The BBC’s is changing its set of TV channels on MultiChoice’s DStv and is doing so to make them future-proof, that they look sharp, are consumer-facing and play to BBC strengths.

AMC’s Walking Dead zombie spin-off a huge hit

2015-08-25 09:02

New zombie drama and The Walking Dead spin-off, Fear the Walking Dead is a massive hit right out of the box for AMC.

Star Wars channel launching on DStv

2015-08-07 08:51

M-Net Movies is starting a Star Wars pop-up channel on DStv at the end of the month which will show all the movies and other Star Wars programming.

kykNET Musiek rebranded as kykNET NOU!

2015-07-24 18:00

The kykNET Musiek (DStv 146) channel on MultiChoice's DStv satellite pay-TV platform is being rebranded as kykNET NOU!

DStv adds new channel for Southern Africa viewers

2015-07-01 10:09

MultiChoice will launch a new channel, Zambezi Magic (DStv 160) on DStv for viewers in Southern Africa, outside of South Africa.

MultiChoice has a special gift for its compact subscribers

2015-06-24 21:00

MultiChoice is giving four of its DStv Premium TV channels – Lifetime, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and Nick Jr. – to the cheaper DStv Compact package.

Channel O Youth Day ad stirs up a storm

2015-06-17 07:34

Channel O's (DStv 320) Youth Day's interpretation of an iconic South African struggle era photo has been slammed as incredibly insensitive and disgusting.

kykNET expanding in Britain

2015-06-09 15:25

kykNET (DStv 144), the popular Afrikaans language TV channel has been added to the United Kingdom’s Freeview HD.

TCM on DStv gets a modern makeover!

2015-06-05 16:00

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) on DStv is getting a facelift to make it more attractive for viewers with more modern movies.

DStv Explora wins another award

2015-05-28 15:16

MultiChoice's DStv Explora decoder manufactured by Pace has been named the 2015 Satellite Television Product of the Year in South Africa.

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