It's a bumper TV weekend: Here are our 5 top picks

Celebrity chef Siba Mtongana in 'Siba's Bites'. (Photo supplied)
Celebrity chef Siba Mtongana in 'Siba's Bites'. (Photo supplied)

Cape Town – If you were smart you probably put in a day's leave to make this a four-day weekend.

With so much time on your hands you're going to need a lot of entertainment.

From reality, to sport, to dark comedy, to something culinary – here are 5 shows to add your watch list.

1) Secret Lives of the Super Rich

Friday, 20 September

18:00 - 1Magic (DStv 103)

A tour of the most expensive mansion in Malibu; investor Kevin O'Leary orders $65K worth of rare whisky; a real estate tycoon drives his car straight into the bay; an adrenaline junkie spends $120K to summit Mt. Everest; billionaire's mansion.

2) RWC '19 NZ vs SA

Saturday, 21 September

11:28 - SuperSport 1 (DStv 201)

Live from the international stadium in Yokohama. The Springbok's Rugby World Cup bid kicks off with their first match against the All Blacks.

3) F1 '19: Singapore GP Race

Sunday, 22 September

14:05 - SuperSport 6 (DStv 206)

Will Ferrari's Charles LeClerc make it three-in-a-row in Singapore this weekend or will Merc's Lewis Hamilton take back his top spot on the podium to rake in those vital F1 points? (For more F1 updates click here)

4) Siba's Bites

Sunday, 22 September

19:00 - Food Channel (DStv 175)

With a culmination of all her global travels Chef Siba Mtongana takes it back to her roots as she features her own creation of easy-to-cook African inspired dishes.

5) Barry


Bill Hader stars in this Emmy nominated show. A depressed hitman (Hader) has a career epiphany when he discovers the intoxicating world of LA theatre acting, but his criminal ties won’t let him walk away. Binge seasons 1 and 2 ahead of the awards show on Monday.

What's new in SA cinemas this weekend? Check out our movie guide here! 

Compiled by Leandra Engelbrecht.