What's on TV this weekend: Superheroes, soccer lads, and singles looking for love

Mome & Mo. (Photo supplied: 1Magic)
Mome & Mo. (Photo supplied: 1Magic)

Cape Town – It's the weekend!

Grab your favourite snacks, get settled into your favourite seat and unwind with some great entertainment.

From a conclusion to a hit HBO series, to sport, to a brand new local celebrity reality, to singles looking for love, to superheroes who use their power for bad  – here are 5 things to watch this weekend.

1) Deadwood: The Movie

Friday, 4 October

20:00 - M-Net Movies Premiere (DStv 104)

Former rivalries are reignited, alliances are tested, and old wounds are reopened in this film conclusion to the hit HBO series.

2) English Premiership

Saturday, 5 October

15:50 Supersport 3 (DStv 203)

Premier League - Matchday 8: Liverpool vs Leicester City live from Anfued - Liverpool, England.

3)  Mo & Mome

Saturday, 5 October

19:30 - 1Magic (DStv 103)

Mo and Mome follows the lives of this eccentric couple, as they carve a name for themselves in the fast – paced entertainment business.

4) Finding the One

Sunday, 6 October

18:00 - M-Net (DStv 101)

Hopeful singles look for love with help from their family and friends in this fun-filled South African reality dating show.

5) The Boys

Amazon Prime Video

The Boys is an irreverent take on what happens when superheroes, who are as popular as celebrities, as influential as politicians and as revered as Gods, abuse their superpowers rather than use them for good. It’s the powerless against the super powerful as The Boys embark on a heroic quest to expose the truth about “The Seven,” and their formidable Vought backing. (Read our review here)

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

Compiled by Leandra Engelbrecht.