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DStv is bringing you the very best in local and international content this May and June. Get DStv today to feel every moment now.

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Free to escape who you are, where you come from and what you do.

Free to be the lightning in an African sky or the thunder that rumbles beneath the surface.

In the world of DStv, you’re free to be the crunch of a fist, or a look that can kill. You can spend a lifetime in the clouds or a day falling in in love.

In this world, you can save a life, save a breath or save yourself. You can be a human, a conqueror, a madman, enjoy the game or simply be a fan.

Here, you are free to hold, run, move, fly – and you can do it anywhere you choose.

In this world, you are free to live many lives, walk many worlds and be entertained.

Feel every moment

With DStv, you are empowered to feel every moment whenever you choose. We give you the power of explosive local entertainment and the choice of some of the best international content on offer.

We also give you an extensive range of live sport and an impressive catalogue of kids entertainment.

With our DStv Explora, you are able to record moments that you miss and enjoy them whenever you choose. Or, connect your Explora to the internet for even more choice of content curated for you by our dedicated team of specialists.

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Your DStv subscription even gives you access to additional content. Showmax is available at a discount with select DStv packages, and BoxOffice by DStv is there to bring the latest blockbuster movies to your living room.

DStv is committed to empowering our customers to feel every moment – wherever, whenever they choose. We give you the power of choice and the tools to help you get more out of all worlds.

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Content to get you there

This May and June, DStv has curated some of the best local and international content on offer to help you feel every moment. We've got everything from drama and romance to action and suspense. Sport and factual entertainment to kids and the very best in reality TV.

Here is just a taste of what’s on offer:

DiepCity S1

This brand-new telenovela comes from the production team behind LockdowneHostela S2 and Vula Vala, and centres on four young women who were forced into crime while still in high school, just to make ends meet, and are now trying to make their way in the world. The first of the four we meet is small-time housebreaker Nox (Nozuko Ncayiyane) who was arrested after her brilliant little brother was shot dead during a robbery. Now she’s back home with her alcoholic dad and angry mom, Thandiwe (Dawn Thandeka King), who blames her for her brother’s death.

Weekdays at 20:30 on Mzansi Magic (DStv 161) 

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The Flight Attendant S1

After making a passenger’s Mile High Club dreams come true, flight attendant Cassie (The Big Bang Theory’s Kaley Cuoco) wakes up in a strange hotel room with the guy she hooked up with dead next to her and blood on her hands. Based on the 2018 novel of the same name by Chris Bohjalian. See an early preview episode on Monday, 5 April at 21:30, and the series will build to a box set, so episodes will stay up on Catch Up during the season’s run.

Mondays at 21:30 on M-Net (DStv channel 101) 

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Genius: Aretha

Genius: Aretha, the third in National Geographic’s Genius series of docu-dramas (following their stories about Albert Einstein and Pablo Picasso), will air for the first time in South Africa on Wednesday, 30 June at 21:00. The series, which features breath-taking, note-perfect performances of Aretha’s key hits – like I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You), Chain of Fools, Don’t Play That Song, Save Me, I Knew You Were Waiting For Me, Freeway of Love, and Sisters Are Doin’ It For Themselves – by lead actress Cynthia Erivo, will explore Aretha’s life and that special focus, determination, inspiration and the gift for interpretation that earned her the title of Genius, along with placing her life in its social context of growing up in a black family in the US during the mid-1900s, and her key position within the civil rights movement.

Watch from 30 June at 21:00 on National Geographic (DStv channel 181)

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Lingashoni S1

Veteran actor Patrick Mofokeng and Thuli Thabethe lead a strong cast in brand new telenovela Lingashonia show that will tell a tale of a poverty-stricken farm worker who returns to his former life as a high-flying businessman after a decade-long memory loss. After witnessing a murder by a prominent politician - Joburg Mayor Robert Nondumo [Luzuko Nkqeto], monied ‘tenderpreneur’ Mandla Cele [Patrick Mofokeng] goes on the run before surviving a murder from a close family member, which led to his memory loss. After being discovered by Seipati Moeketsi [Liteboho Molise], a farmworker and her two children, along a riverbank, Mandla starts a new life with them as Themba. Mandla weds Seipati and lives a content life in the farm, until 10 years later when an incident leads to him getting flashbacks of who he really is - Mandla Cele.

Watch Mondays to Thursdays at 19:30 on 1Magic (DStv channel 103)

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Judi Dench's Wild Borneo Adventure

In this new mini-series, Oscar-winning actress Dame Judi Dench takes us on the trip of a lifetime to Borneo. Beautifully filmed with cutting-edge technology, join Dame Dench as she explores the lush rainforests, magical wildlife and spectacular coastlines of Malaysian Borneo. She comes face-to-face with a variety of unique animals and meets the amazing individuals who live alongside them, all while examining the threats posed by global warming and deforestation.

Watch Friday, 23 April at 19:00 on BBC Earth (DStv channel 184) 

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Prodigal Son S2

In the second season of Prodigal Son, all of the main cast members return, including Tom Payne as criminal profiler Malcolm Bright and Michael Sheen as Martin Whitly, Malcolm's father and serial killer known as The Surgeon. Also returning are Bellamy Young and Halson Sage, who portrayed Malcolm's mother Jessica Whitly and sister Ainsely Whitly, respectively. Following a dramatic season one finale, season two begins with Bright's personal life in disarray as a result of his sister Ainsley's shocking actions.

Watch Wednesdays at 21:30 on M-Net (DStv channel 101)

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Birds of Prey

If you thought that Harley Quinn could have done better for herself than Jared Leto’s Joker, try this on for size. Newly single and singularly chaotic Harley (Margot Robbie) teams up with fellow bad girls Huntress (Mary Elizabeth WInstead), Black Canary (Jurnee Smollett-Bell) and Renee Montoya (Rosie Perez) to defeat a gangster.

Watch on Sunday, 23 May at 20:30 on M-Net (DStv channel 101) 

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The Doorman

An ex-Marine-turned-doorman has to use her wits when mercenaries target her apartment building in New York City, hoping to get their hands on valuable works of art that have been hidden in the walls. Since her family also lives in the building, the stakes are high. With Ruby Rose, Rupert Evans and Jean Reno.

Watch on Sunday, 30 May at 20:30 on M-Net (DStv channel 101) 

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Wildest India

This Wildlife Wednesday, explore the incredible wildlife and colourful beauty of India's most spectacular landscapes – from the epic Himalayan Mountains to the mighty River Ganges.

Wednesdays at 18:00 on Curiosity Channel (DStv channel 185) 

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The Queen S5

There's never a shortage of drama in this fast-paced telenovela about two families living the high life while being involved in criminal activities.

Weekdays at 21:00 on Mzansi Magic (DStv channel 161)

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The Kitchen

The Kitchen is sharing shortcuts to stress-free weeknight meals. The hosts prepare simple dinner dishes while playing trivia games and interacting with the audience. They also share some family meal tips and answer viewer questions.

Watch on The Food Network (DStv channel 175)

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