Gogglebox is coming to South Africa

By Faeza
03 November 2015

Sony Channel (DStv Channel 127) brings a first local television series: Gogglebox South Africa in early 2016

Gogglebox South Africa is based on the award winning UK show. It observes the country’s opinionated television viewers on what they feel were the best or worst television show for the week.

Senior Vice President for Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (CEEMA) for Sony Pictures Television Networks, Lyle Stewart says: “Gogglebox is a great show and we are confident that it will resonate with South African viewers. We feel that the timing is right for a local production to really cater for South African audiences and add to our already strong programming mix on the Sony Channel.”

The 10-part local version has been commissioned by the Sony Channel will be produced by partners Eject Media and Picture Tree. Gogglebox will air on SONY CHANNEL on DStv (Channel 127).