Wednesday night on TV: From 'War of the Worlds' to a battle for the throne

A scene in Ifalakhe. (Photo: DStv)
A scene in Ifalakhe. (Photo: DStv)

Cape Town – From two new presenters being crowned, to humanity being wiped out by aliens, and two brother's fighting for a throne – here are our three TV recommendations.

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19:30 – SABC 3 (DStv 193)

Catch the grand finale tonight as two new Expresso presenters are crowned.

War of the Worlds

20:45 – Fox (DStv 125)

When astronomers detect a transmission from another galaxy, it is definitive proof of intelligent extraterrestrial life. The world's population waits for further contact with bated breath. They do not have to wait long. Within days, humankind is all but wiped out by a devastating attack; pockets of humanity are left in an eerily deserted world. (READ OUR REVIEW HERE)



As King Khombindlela leads his warriors into a fateful battle, both his wives give birth to sons. But when a prophet declares that one son is his rightful heir and the other is evil, the King has an impossible decision to make.

Compiled by Leandra Engelbrecht.