The 5 Brides: Following the lives of five young married women, The 5 Brides looks at the unique problems which characterize their marriage lives. The 5 Brides stars some new faces on the Ghanaian movie and TV scene, including Paulina Oduro, Chantelle Asante, Regina Young, Julia Clement, Kwabena Danso and Kafui Danku. Viewers will see their lives revolve around the joy and anger of love, betrayal and deceit. Tune in to AfricaMagic Entertainment for The 5 Brides on Tuesday, 30 April at 22:30 CAT.
i-Concerts (DStv Compact, Compact Plus & Premium, Ch 328)
During the eighties, Public Enemy was the world’s foremost rap group. With their militant stance, the New York-based group always courted controversy and the uncompromising content of many of its songs. The group is live in Manchester for their Revolution Tour. They will perform some of their greatest hits, including Bring The Noise, Shut Em Down, Sabotage and Fight The Power. Catch Public Enemy on i-Concerts on Friday, 26 April at 22:00 CAT.
M-Net (DStv Premium, Ch 103)
Men In Black: In the third installment of the chat topping Men in Black starring Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones, an alien breaks out of prison to kill the MIB agent who put him there. Watch the action packed comedy thriller on Sunday 28 April at 20:30 CAT.
M-Net Series (DStv Compact, Compact Plus & Premium, Ch 114)
Hunted (Premiere): After being betrayed and nearly killed on a mission in Tangier, private security operative, Samantha Hunter, is determined to find out who set her up. Sam is given a new assignment to pose as a tutor for the grandson of a criminal multi-millionaire Jack Turner. As she executes her new mission, Sam finds herself trapped in a web of suspense and paranoia while trying to discover who wants her dead. Tune in every Wednesday from 1 May at 21:30 CAT.
Discovery Channel (DStv Premium, Ch 121)
Glory Hounds (Premiere): On the battlefields, a remarkable group serves the United States with limitless courage and unparalleled loyalty. Glory Hounds follows the dogs devoted to protecting their comrades, serving beside their human partners on active duty in Afghanistan and only asking for affection in return. This informative programme explores the friendships between man and dog that are magnified and transformed into deep, emotional bonds that can last the rest of their lives. From tracking insurgents to sniffing out explosive devices, military working dogs are an integral component of the modern armed forces. This brand new series will drop DStv audiences into the heat of battle and reveal extraordinary stories of heroism and friendship that have shaped the lives of the men, women and dogs who bravely serve their country. Watch Glory Hounds Thursday 2 May at 21:25 CAT, Friday3 May at 00:10 CAT, Saturday 4 May at 22:45 CAT and Tuesday 7 May at 21:00 CAT.
Sony Max (DStv Compact, Compact Plus & Premium, Ch 128)
Repo Games: Real-life repossession professionals Josh Lewis and Tom DeTone take a refreshingly different approach: if the disgruntled debtor can answer three out of five questions correctly, their cars get paid off on the spot and they can keep them with no strings attached. If they can’t rise to the challenge, the car will be towed to the impounding lot. Repo Games features some choice comic moments as owners desperately try to quiz and wangle their way out of trouble. Watch Repo Games on Wednesday 1 May at 22:00 CAT and repeated on Thursday 2 May at 01:50CAT.
Discovery TLC (DStv Compact, Compact Plus & Premium, Ch 172)
Body Bizarre: From India’s child snake charmers to the world’s hairiest girl, Body Bizarre uncovers the real human stories behind the headlines. With deeply personal interviews and footage from the most unusual of daily routines, it’s an adventure through the truly astonishing of six year old Liu Jiangli. Liu, born with large black spots and fur on her face and body was abandoned by her parents at age two. Connie Culp became the first American to undergo a face transplant in 2008, after being shot in the face by her ex-husband. Tune in on from Friday 3 May at 21:00 CAT to know what life is like for some of the world’s most extraordinary individuals.
Al Jazeera (DStv Access, Family, Compact, Compact Plus & Premium, Ch 406)
China Rising: An insightful series that provides a detailed portrait of China as a rising superpower and a rare opportunity to hear ordinary people get to have their say. In just 30 years, China has risen from long-standing poverty to being the second largest economy in the world, faster than any other country in history. Through the interactions with politicians, activists, angry farmers and weary migrant workers, discover how the life is for the new Chinese generation, for its women and how the impact of manufacturing pollution and water shortages hits the people. Don’t miss China Rising daily from Friday 2 May at 22:00 CAT to Friday 9 May at 08:00 CAT.