September 2022 is here and that means one thing – warmer Spring temperatures. While this is prime reason to go outdoors, there’s still reason to catch some awesome shows on DStv Compact channels.
Two exciting kids’ shows are sure to keep your little ones entertained, while a brand-new drama series on BET and Season 1 of the South African telenovela The Wife will keep you intrigued.
What to watch on DStv Compact channels
Here are eight exciting shows to look out for this September on DStv Compact channels:
1. ‘Where’s Wally?’ | 5 September | 06:30 | DreamWorks (DStv Channel 304)
DreamWorks brings you Where’s Wally? – a reimagining of the story in Martin Handford’s late 80s book series, Where’s Waldo?
Kids can follow along as young adventurers Wally and Wenda use their problem-solving skills and the help of an international wizard society to stop a rival globetrotter named Odlulu from using his magic to stir up trouble.
2. ‘Blown Away’ | 5 September | 20:15 | History Channel (DStv Channel 186)
In the ultimate make or break elimination competition, world-renowned glassblowers face off in North America’s largest-ever hot shop across 10 fast-paced episodes. Showcasing the intriguing world of glassblowing, these amazing artists are pushed to creative extremes to showcase their skills and ability to deal with the pressure. On the line for the last blower standing is a life-changing career opportunity and a cash prize. Will they blow the judges away – or leave with shattered dreams?
3. ‘Kendra Sells Hollywood’ S1 | 5 September | 22:00 | HGTV (DStv Channel 177)
If you love a success story, then Kendra Sells Hollywood is the show for you. Kendra Wilkinson, who came into the public eye as one of the late Hugh Hefner’s Playmates, has gone through a major transformation in the last decade.
She created a career for herself on television, raised a family and is now embarking on a new career in real estate! With only eight weeks to land a spot in one of the most prestigious property firms in the world, Kendra must rise above her old party-girl past to prove she’s got what it takes to sell Hollywood.
4. ‘The Wife’ Season 1 | 12 September | 21:30 | Mzansi Magic (DStv Channel 161)
Mzansi Magic viewers, get ready for the explosive first season of the local telenovela that’s got everyone talking.
A forbidden love, a heist and a wedding are just some of the highlights of this story, which is based on popular novels by Dudu Busani-Dube. You can see South African stars Zikhona Sodlaka and Abdul Khoza shine every Monday to Wednesday.
5. ‘Zodwa Wabantu Uncensored’ Season 3 | 17 September | 21:00 | Moja Love (DStv Channel 157)
It’s time for another chapter in the dramatic and exciting life story of Rebecca Libram. Zodwa Wabantu burst onto the scene as the flamboyant life of the party. She has learned, she has soared and she has been burned. She continues to share her story with viewers on Moja Love this month.
6. ‘Team Sayari’ | 24 September |13:00 | Nat Geo Wild (DStv Channel 182)
Team Sayari (referring to the Swahili term for “planet”) is about providing viewers with the knowledge, skills and tools needed to conserve and protect the world in a fun way. Hosted by youngsters the audience can relate to, the show will visit the wild and meet African experts in five countries across the continent to learn about environmental challenges.
7. ‘P.S. I Love You: Phumeza and Shota Wedding Special’ | 24 September | 18:30 | Mzansi Magic (DStv Channel 161)
Writing letters is one of the oldest forms of communication and was a tool that many people used to express their feelings to someone. Love Letters are a lot more personal and intentional as they require one to sit down and pour their feelings onto a page. P.S. I Love You will explore Phumeza and Shota’s love for each other, showing viewers the intimate behind-the-scenes moments as the two try to find the words they want to share in their vows.
8. ‘Redemption’ Season 1 | 26 September | 21:30 | BET (DStv Channel 129)
Fans of Greenleaf will enjoy this story of a preacher’s daughter, thrust into trying to save the family’s megachurch and businesses, who learns that her family has hidden skeletons in their closet.
So, there you have it – family intrigue, eco-warrior tips, real estate dreams and local storytelling at its best: it’s all on DStv Compact channels this month. Happy viewing!