- DStv is adding five new channels across packages
- The company announced the news at its annual showcase.
- Subscribers can look forward to two telenovela channels, a kids' channel, a new action channel and a Korean drama channel.
DStv is ramping up its offering with five new channels across packages. From gripping telenovelas, to kids' entertainment, to action and Korean dramas.
tlnovelas (DStv 133) runs September 2020, with a huge array of English-dubbed Mexican telenovelas from Latin America's second-largest producer, Televisa.
ZooMoo (DStv 314) is a Canadian kids' channel that delivers a unique mix of live-action combined with animation and puppets - it's the world's first fully-interactive pre-school channel dedicated entirely to animals and nature, aimed at kids aged 2-7 years old. The channel is accompanied by a free ZooMoo App, which completes the multi-screen environment, synchronized on a real-time basis with the channel. It launches as a pop-up channel on DStv, which will be available from 1 October 2020 to 31 March 2021.
KIX (DStv 114) is the ultimate destination for Action Movies in Africa. A customized and dedicated service, KIX offers fans a high-octane blend of martial arts, action and thriller movies from the East and West, all presented in English. KIX Launches on 1 October.
Timeless Drama Channel (DStv 123) a Turkish Novella channel comes to DStv in November 2020, with high-quality glossy telenovelas and costume dramas.
tvN (DStv 134) opens up the world of Korean drama to DStv customers, on the back of rapidly-growing global interest in the quirky world of K-Pop and all things Korean. The channel is from the Oscar-winning producers of Parasite, featuring shows produced by some of the biggest players in the Korean drama industry and serving up glossy, powerful content, which customers can look forward to, in November 2020 on DStv.
Compiled by Leandra Engelbrecht