Complaints over DStv showing boy's penis caught in zipper

2013-11-04 11:12

Following complaints by viewers, the BCCSA has decided that it would not intervene in the family magazine show Kwêla on kykNET for showing a boy with his penis caught in his zipper.

kykNET gets romantic with new TeleLovela

2013-08-05 16:02

KykNet will be launching Afrikaans TeleLovelas in September, a new form of TV story-telling that resembles that of Mills&Boon romance books.

Kokkedoor on kykNET a folksy food fight

2013-04-11 15:41

kykNET's new reality cooking show Kokkedoor premieres tonight and will have viewers on the edge of their seats while contestants battle it out to find SA's best nostalgic cook.

Riaan Cruywagen back on SA TV screens

2013-02-01 10:40

Riaan Cruywagen will be heading back to South African television screens on a new channel, months after he stepped down from his role as an Afrikaans news anchor on SABC2.

7de Laan back in the Saftas

2012-11-14 09:59

SABC2 soap 7de Laan is back in the race for the 7th South African Film and Television Awards (Saftas) in 2013, after it was dumped from the awards this year.

kykNET to heat up SA's morning show wars

2012-10-11 10:01

kykNET has added the country's first Afrikaans-only weekday breakfast show, titled Dagbreek, to its line-up.

Johan Stemmet launches new TV show

2012-03-26 10:21

Noot vir Noot veteran Johan Stemmet has announced the launch of his brand new TV show, Musiektrivia.

Afrikaans theatre honoured in CT

2012-02-24 10:48

The winners of the second annual kykNET Fiestas have been announced at the Artscape Theatre in Cape Town.

Comedian angers fans with Joost joke

2012-02-15 10:50

Comedian and actor Pierre Breytenbach has angered Joost van der Westhuizen's supporters after he mimicked the former rugby player's illness on the kykNET programme Skerp.

kykNET Fiestas 2012 nominees announced

2012-01-17 13:21

Nominations for the kykNET Fiestas – an awards ceremony where up-and-coming and established Afrikaans artists are honoured – have been announced.

New drama debuts on kykNET

2011-07-19 10:54

Hartland, a drama series written by Deon Opperman and directed by Gerrit Schoonhoven, will be making its debut on kykNET.

Lolly music video on TV

2010-05-14 09:05

A music video for a song about Lolly Jackson, which was filmed inside his garage and features several exotic dancers, is set to be released on kykNET.

Afrikaans bulletins for eNews

2010-04-27 23:19

The news channel eNews is to introduce an Afrikaans service, with the first bulletin set to air as early as June.


What happened to Sarel Seemonster?

2013-07-09 11:13

What happened to the iconic puppet TV stars from SA's first childhood TV generation?

DStv adds 2 new channels, new bouquet

2013-03-19 13:03

Multichoice has announced that it will be adding two new channels, Fox Entertainment in HD and kykNET & kie, as well as a new family orientated bouquet to its existing line-up.

Afrikaans reality cooking show brewing

2012-12-03 22:12

kykNET is in production on a new local reality cooking competition entitled Kokkedoor 2013 which will be broadcast on the Afrikaans satellite channel from April 2013.

DStv launching kykNET music channel

2012-10-16 09:43

The next new TV channel launching in South Africa on MultiChoice's DStv pay-TV platform will be kykNET Musiek - a music channel devoted to popular Afrikaans music videos.

Winner of Huisgenoot's Saktyd revealed

2012-10-10 08:59

Capetonian Christiaan Boonzaier has been announced as the winner of a one-year contract at Huisgenoot on the KykNet reality show Saktyd.

Binneland's vixen says final goodbye

2012-03-06 10:38

Four of the main actors in kykNET's soapie Binneland, including vixen Stefanie Malherbe played by Rolanda Marais, will be leaving the show.

SA comedians unhappy with Joost joke

2012-02-16 10:18

South African comedians have spoken out about Pierre Breytenbach's mockery of Joost van der Weshuizen, who is suffering from a debilitating illness, on kykNET's Skerp.

Elzabé Zietsman sues kykNET for R250k

2012-02-07 10:47

Cabaret star and actress Elzabé Zietsman is suing kykNET and the producers and presenters of the gossip TV show Tonge Los for R250 000 for alleged defamation.

Idols winner gets reality show

2011-10-17 08:57

House of Davids, a reality series about the life of Sasha Lee Davids, co-winner of Idols 2009 and her family, is launching soon.

KykNET fined for sex film

2011-05-04 14:16

The Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA has fined DStv channel kykNET R15 000 for broadcasting an age-restricted movie with sex scenes in family time.

Lolly music video on TV

2010-05-14 09:05

A music video for a song about Lolly Jackson, which was filmed inside his garage and features several exotic dancers, is set to be released on kykNET.

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