Category Archives: Local News

WB Planning New ‘Mortal Kombat’ & Live-Action ‘Static Shock’ Webseries

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As if Warner Bros.’ recent slew of big announcements – from officially debuting their plans for a shared DC Comics movie universe to their upcoming Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them series and The LEGO Movie spinoff, LEGO Batman - weren’t enough, the company is now prepared to unveil its new digital division: Blue Ribbon Content. Along with the reveal of a brand-spanking new […]

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Miners Shot Down – TOMORROW NIGHT DSTV SCREENING

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AfriDocs is proud to screen Miners Shot Down, the documentary that is essential viewing for every South African, as well as for anyone concerned with human rights and democracy. Although specifically about a particular incident that takes place 20 years into South Africa’s democracy, the film is extremely relevant for international audiences due to its global […]

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Vuzu Amp to debut a new scripted reality show: ‘The Real Jozi A-Listers’

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Viewers who thought they had seen everything homegrown reality television has to offer are in for a side-splittingly funny, defiantly unique and undoubtedly unmissible treat whenThe Real Jozi A-Listers makes its debut October 31st at 19:00 on VUZU Amp. The showfollows the daily lives of comedian Tall A$$ Mo; comedian and actor, Trevor Gumbi; model and actor Masego “Maps” […]

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Trevor Noah signed to The Daily Show

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SA comedian Trevor Noah is to join Jon Stewart and “The Best F*&#ing News Team Ever!” as part of the cast for Comedy Central’s Emmy® and Peabody® Award-winning satirical news show, “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart”.  Noah will join the cast from December 2014. Noah will join the talented contributor roster of “The Best F*&#ing News Team Ever!” which includes […]

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M-Net adds weekly Shrien Dewani trial TV coverage

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As of Sunday, 12 October 2014, M-Net and Combined Artistic Productions will add a weekly, one hour long additional Carte Blanche segment to cover the Shrien Dewani court trial. Katy Katopodis, Primedia’s editor-in-chief of Eyewitness News (EWN) and David O’Sullivan will present the segment, while Carte Blanche presenter John Webb will attend the trial in […]

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Khanyi’s talk show hits number one

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Khanyi Mbau’s talk show Katch It With Khanyi is officially the number one talk show in South Africa. The show’s been tucked away on OpenView HD’s eKasi+ channel since October last year but on Monday, 15 September it debuted on e.tv at 18h00 and owned the talk show ratings. It immediately took the spot as […]

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