Get over hump day with these 3 TV picks

Rami Malek in Papillon. (Empire Entertainment)
Rami Malek in Papillon. (Empire Entertainment)

Cape Town – Get over the hump with our top 3 TV picks for Wednesday night.

From exploring relationships, to a new legal series, to a movie based on the true story of a wrongly convicted thief.


19:30 - SABC1 (DStv 191)

The series explores the reasons behind why people choose to get married, op to separate or get divorced. Each couple in the series undergoes a journey that reveals lessons about communication, assumption and expectations.

All Rise

20:30 - 1Magic (DStv 103)

The new legal series takes a look into the personal and professional lives of the judges, lawyers, clerks, bailiffs and cops who work at an L.A. County courthouse. Newly-appointed Judge Lola Carmichael works to get justice for people amidst a flawed legal process.



Wrongfully convicted for murder, Henri Charrière forms an unlikely relationship with fellow inmate and quirky convicted counterfeiter Louis Dega, in an attempt to escape from the notorious penal colony on Devil's Island. (Read our review here)