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BBC Lifestyle Gets A Makeover And More Revealed At BBC’s Upfronts

PRESS RELEASE BBC Studios in Africa revealed last week the vibrant and playful new look branding for BBC Lifestyle, channel 174, at its bi-annual Upfront event held in Johannesburg. The number one international lifestyle channel on DStv has a chic and contemporary new on-air look featuring a fresh set ofpalates, designs and objects around the […]

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Critical darlings ‘Raw’ & ‘A Ghost Story’ come first and only to Showmax in SA

PRESS RELEASE A Ghost Story and Raw are coming first and only to Showmax in South Africa this October, just in time for Halloween. Both arthouse favourites have a 91% critics score on Rotten Tomatoes. Raw Raw shocked Cannes in 2016, winning the FIPRESCI Critics Prize, then became the talk of Toronto, where audiences reportedly walked out, threw up, and […]

Tim Roth Shines in BBC First’s Tin Star

PRESS RELEASE The wait is finally over, BBC First fans can now take full control of the remote and binge watch their favourite ‘bad cop’ Chief Jim Worth as thrilling drama Tin Star comes to screens this October. The 10-part series, set in the majestic Canadian Rockies, stars Tim Roth (as Jim Worth) and Christina Hendricks (as Elizabeth Bradshaw).  Tin Star tells the […]

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Check Out the First Look At BBC Earth’s Dynasties

BBC Earth (DStv channel 184) has an all-new five part mini-series, Dynasties, which will be released in coming months.  Presented by Sir David Attenborough, Dynasties follows the true stories of five of the world’s most celebrated, yet endangered animals. This exciting new series brings a bold, new level of real life drama to the natural history genre, revealing the complexities […]

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Here’s Where You Can Stream The Creepiest Show This Halloween

PRESS RELEASE With Halloween less than a month away, start getting in the mood by binge-watching Channel Zero: The No-End House, the second installment of the acclaimed anthology series, where each season is based on a ‘creepypasta’ – a term for horror-related legends passed around the internet. The first season followed Mike Painter’s growing obsession with the children’s […]

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Glenn Howerton is Your New Favourite Teacher on A.P. Bio on Showmax

Press Release In A.P. Bio, now first and only on Showmax, Glenn Howerton (Dennis from It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia) stars as Jack Griffin,  a disgraced Harvard philosophy scholar who’s forced to return to Toledo, Ohio, and work as a high school Advanced Placement biology teacher. As he comes crashing into Whitlock High School (literally), Jack […]