The Truth About One Night Kwa Mxolisi: From Related Cast Members to Rap Improvisations on Set

As the anticipation builds for the premiere of One Night kwa Mxolisi, DStv reveals some secrets and gems about the film, its makers and cast members. Starring Sisanda Henna (who also directs the film), Donovan Goliath, Linda Mtoba and SAFTA award-winning actor Motlatsi Mofatshe amongst others, the plot follows a once semi-successful rugby player who invites his friends […]

Mzwandile Ngubeni Returns to Local Screens with the New Season of The River

After a five year hiatus from the television business to pursue entrepreneurship and start a family, actor Mzwandile Ngubeni is back to his first love and has already unnerved some audiences as his new role Elvis Baloyi on the fourth season of 1Magic’s The River. It has only been six days since the viewers of the telenovela were introduced to Elvis (played […]

DStv Launches First Pan-African Channel, HONEY

DStv’s pioneering Pan-African lifestyle channel, HONEY, will beam across the continent, from 15 February 2021 on DStv Channel 173. A lifestyle channel for curious and connected Africans, HONEY offers an exciting blend of African lifestyle content, including bold and unscripted shows by African producers and talent. The content line-up covers lifestyle, food and cooking, relationships and weddings, […]

4 Must-See Original Local Movies Coming to Screens This February

DStv remains committed to investing in authentic African stories as well as storytellers and has already amassed a local content library of over 60 000 hours. Perfectly timed to coincide with the “month of love”,  M-Net, Mzansi Magic, and Showmax will premiere four new local original movies to add to DStv’s ever-expanding collection. These local films follow the success of […]

Shalima Mkongi is the Actress to Watch this 2021

South African actress, presenter and voice artist has become a recognisable talent on local television and film screens. Most recently seen in SABC 1’s ’Amazing Grace’ and Showmax Original Film, ‘RAGE,’ the actress has established an undeniable path to being a household name. She plays – on ‘Diamond City’ currently available on streaming giant, Netflix. Shalima holds leading and supporting credits on shows […]

Award-winning actress Nolwazi Ngubeni to Ruffle Feathers in New Mzansi Magic Drama Series

The new year will come with more suspense for South African television audiences as SAFTA winning actress Nolwazi Ngubeni will ruffle some feathers through her character; Sibongile Dlomo in Mzansi Magic’s new drama Mzali Wami. Ngubeni, a SAFTA winning actress, known for her roles in the film Otelo Burning, SABC1’s InterseXions and 1 Magic’s The River, will take on the new role […]