We welcome you to a fresh line-up of shows, sports, documentaries and kiddies’ content on DStv. We handpicked a few top new shows and episodes to keep you entertained this week.
It has been a great week for award winning Producer/Director/Actor as he premierd two of his most anticipated shows on BET, The Oval and Sistas.
The Oval tells the story of a family placed in the White House by people of power while also highlighting the personal side and everyday lives of the staff who run the inner workings of the nation’s most iconic residence. Shows every Thursday at 8:00pm on BET (Ch 129).
Showing every Thursday on BET (Ch129) at 7:30pm, SISTAS, follows a group of single black females from different walks of life who bond over their one common thread: why am I single? In this bold new series, viewers watch these women navigate their “complicated love life” status, careers and friendship through the ups-and-downs of living in a modern world of social media and unrealistic relationship goals.
These two shows are a definite must watch, make a date!
A new extra-terrestrial series, War of The Worlds made it’s debut this week on DStv. The series takes place in present-day Europe, similar to the 2005 film by Steven Spielberg, but it will be a re-imagining of the classic H.G. Wells‘ novel. In this new take on War of The Worlds, when astronomers detect a transmission from another galaxy, it is definitive proof of intelligent extra-terrestrial life. Earth’s population waits for further contact with bated breath but does not have to wait long. Within days, mankind is all but wiped out, with just pockets of humanity are left in an eerily deserted world. As alien ships appear in the sky, the survivors ask a burning question — who are these attackers and why are they hell-bent on our destruction? The War of The Worlds shows every Wednesday at 6:45 on FOX (Ch 125)
Watchmen is a superhero drama television series, inspired by some characters from the DC Comics limited series of the same name created by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons. The series takes place in an alternate contemporary reality in the United States, in which superheroes and masked vigilantes were outlawed due to their violent methods, but some of them gather around to start a revolution while others attempt to stop it. Brand new series showing Mondays at 7:00pm on M-Net (102)
Unbroken tells of a love story between Tivdo and Jesse who are crazy in love. Tivdo plans to marry Jesse until tragedy strikes which leave him crippled after being involved in a car accident where his beloved fiancée, Jesse was at the wheel. Unbroken will reveal secrets with loads of suspense to keep you glued to your screens. Shows every Monday at 7:30pm on African Magic Showcase (Ch151)
Six seasons together cultivating a reputation as the world’s most famous party-mates turned the cast members of Jersey Shore into pop-culture sensations. Their stars burned bright until the plug was pulled in 2012, seemingly for good. Now, after kids were born, marriage vows were exchanged and countless `GTL’ sessions in the interim, the ground-breaking show returns. It’s billed as a family vacation, about 1,200 miles from Jersey, as the gang takes up residence in a swanky townhouse in Miami Beach. Older and perhaps wiser, original cast members Deena Nicole Cortese, Paul `Pauly D’ Delvecchio, Jenni JWoww Farley, Vinny Guadagnino, Ronnie Ortiz-Magro, Nicole `Snooki’ Polizzi, and Mike The Situation Sorrentino reunite. It kicks off with the housemates in Las Vegas then brings them back to New Jersey where it all started, for a weekend in Atlantic City and some fun on the shore. Shows every Tuesday at 7:30pm on MTV (130).
When Pete and Ellie decide to start a family, they stumble into the world of foster care adoption. They hope to take in one small child, but when they meet three siblings, including a rebellious 15-year-old girl, they find themselves speeding from zero to three kids overnight. Now, Pete and Ellie must try to learn the ropes of instant parenthood in the hope of becoming a family. Instant Family shows this Sunday November 3rd on M-Net (Ch 102) at 6:00pm.
AJ is an 8-year-old techie who drives monster-truck Blaze, the top racer in Axle City. The two go on adventures that have them taking on problems involving science and math. Many predicaments they face are caused by Blaze’s rival, Crusher, a tractor-trailer that will do anything to beat other vehicles to the finish line. The animated series is billed as the first TV show for pre-schoolers to comprehensively cover areas of science, technology, engineering and math. Each episode introduces different STEM concepts, including buoyancy and trajectory. Watch new episodes of Blaze and the monster machines Saturdays at 1:40pm on Nick Jr (308)
Investigation Discovery’s all-new original series Till Death Do Us Part explores couples who didn’t have the patience to wait out their wedding vows. From a suspicious carbon monoxide incident, to a parrot who became an eyewitness to murder, each hour-long episode tells a tragic tale of love turned lethal.” The series unveils the breaking point in each of these relationships when love and murder collide. Fridays at 7:00pm on Investigation Discovery (171)
The Inseparables on Starlife explores the bond between two sisters – Jeevika and Maanvi Chaudhary. It follows their journey to find true love, happiness and to create an identity for themselves in the midst of internal and external conflicts. Their lives soon become entwined with two brothers Viren and Vinrat from the rich and law practicing Vadhera family. Shows daily at 7:00pm on Star Life (167)
In a new season of everyone’s favorite comic tv show, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Holt finds out he lost the commissioner position to John Kelly and is sent into a deep depression until Jake and Amy encourage him to stand up to Kelly’s regressive policies, resulting in the new commissioner retaliating against the Nine-Nine. Gina quits her job after deciding that her talents would be better spent elsewhere and becomes a successful internet celebrity. Amy and Jake debate on whether they want kids or not. Terry passes the Lieutenant’s Exam and wins the “Cinco de Mayo” Heist aka Halloween Heist for the first time. Shows every Thursdays at 5:00pm on IMagic (Ch103)
The fan favorites will lock horns with one another in the main event of UFC 244 at Madison Square Garden in New York on November 3. Masvidal vs Diaz came to fruition after the latter called out the Cuban-American following his unanimous decision victory over Anthony Pettis at UFC 241, his first victory in over three years. Watch this exciting and adrenalin filled bout on SuperSport 11(211) at 2am.
Sat 2 Nov: Aston Villa vs Liverpool: 14:30: SS3A (203)
Sat 2 Nov: Manchester City vs Southampton: 14:50: SS5 (205)
Sat 2 Nov: Arsenal vs Wolverhampton Wanderers: 114:50: SS4 (204)
Sat 2 Nov: West Ham United vs Newcastle: 14:55: SS11 (211)
Sat 2 Nov: Watford vs Chelsea: 17:00: SS3 (203)
Sun 3 Nov: Crystal Palace vs Leicester City: 13:00: SS3 (203)
Sun 3 Nov: Crystal Palace vs Leicester City: 13:50: SS10 (210)
Sun 3 Nov: Everton vs Tottenham Hotspur: 16:00: SS3 (203)
Thurs 31 Oct: Eibar vs Villarreal: 17:55: SS10 (210)
Thurs 31 Oct: Mallorca vs Osasuna: 17:55: SS4 (204)
Thurs 31 Oct: Getafe vs Granada: 20:10: SS7 (207)
Sat 2 Nov: Espanyol vs Valencia: 11:55: SS7 (207)
Sat 2 Nov: Levante vs Barcelona: 112:55: SS7 (207)
Sat 2 Nov: Sevilla vs Atletico Madrid: 17:25: SS7 (207)
Sat 2 Nov: Real Madrid vs Real Betis: 19:55: SS7 (207)
Sun 3 Nov: Valladolid vs Mallorca: 10:55: SS9 (209)
Sun 3 Nov: Villarreal vs Athletic Bilbao: 14:55: SS7A (207)
Sun3 Nov: Osasuna vs Alaves: 14:55: SS7 (207)
Sun 3 Nov: Celta Vigo vs Getafe: 17:25: SS7A (207)
Sun 3 Nov: Leganes vs Eibar: 15:30: SS4 (204)
Sun 3 Nov: Granada vs Real Sociedad: SS7 (207)
Thurs 31 Oct: AC Milan vs SPAL: 19:50: SS8 (208)
Sat 2 Nov: Roma vs Napoli: 13:50: SS8 (208)
Sat 2 Nov: Bologna vs Inter Milan: 16:50: SS8 (208)
Sat 2 Nov: Torino vs Juventus: 19:35: SS10A (210)
Sun 3 Nov: Atalanta vs Cagliari: 11:20: SS8 (208)
Sun 3 Nov: Verona vs Brescia: 13:50: SS8 (208)
Sun 3 Nov: AC Milan vs Lazio: 19:35: SS5 (205)