Set up a hot date with your TV this February on DStv Compact

With shows like Celebrity Game Night, South Africa With Gregg Wallace and Lifetime’s most romantic movies, you’ll have a date every night this February!

DStv Compact is playing matchmaker for you this February, as it brings hot single TV series that are looking for love into your home for an entertaining night together.

Anele Mdoda is back with Celebrity Game Night and you know she’s always a good time.

MasterChef Judge Gregg Wallace is in South Africa and can’t wait to take you on an adventure with him.

And the Lifetime Channel is gearing up to sweep you right off your feet with their most romantic movies. No “wrong” boyfriends and lovers this time round, promise. Just sweethearts and sweet stories.

The shows you already love are back, too, like The Walking Dead, Riviera and Black Lightning.

In a celebration of all the entertainment we love, the 2021 MTV Africa Music Awards will air on Saturday, 20 February on MTV Base (DStv 360) at 21:00.

E! Live From The Red Carpet will bring us the fashion moments from the 2021 Golden Globes on Sunday, 28 February on E! Entertainment (DStv 124) at 00:00 (Monday morning).

And oh, honey! If you’ve lost your heart to African entertainment, you’ll be counting down the day to the launch of DStv’s brand-new pan-African lifestyle channel, Honey (DStv 173). From Friday, 12 February, Honey is bringing us fresh shows from around the African continent focusing on style, fashion, food, wedding, dating and everything set your pulse racing.

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Sexy series

DStv is filled with hot shows that want a place in your little black book, including local hit iNumber Number, medical dramedy 68 Whiskey and legal drama For Life.

Romancing reality

Love is love, no matter how it comes. But in these series, people who want love aren’t waiting for it to come to them, they’re out there looking in all sorts of funny ways.

And don’t miss…

Sê Vir Mamma S3 from Thursday, 25 February on VIA (DStv 147) at 20:30

A Lifetime of love

Lifetime’s movies for Valentine’s month are using those plot twists and secrets for good this time! The Valentine’s Day movie, Summer Villa, is a sunny, sweet-natured poolside romance, perfect for chilling with and living your romantic fantasy with stars Hilarie Burton and Victor Webster.

M-Net classic romance

M-Net Movies 3 (DStv 107) is filling February’s weekends with some of our favourite romantic comedies for a month of love and nostalgia. Pop that corn for…

Anti-date Antidote movies

If romance is trash and friendship is your favourite form of love, grab your best buddy and set up a viewing party for some great entertainment you can enjoy together.

Live your best life

Whether you need a style overhaul, or you’re looking for travel or home makeover inspiration, DStv Compact’s February shows will help you to live your best life.

And don’t miss…
  • Red My Hare Junior S1 from Tuesday, 9 February on VIA (DStv 147) at 18:30
  • Liewe Antie Mona S1 from Thursday, 25 February on VIA (DStv 147) at 20:00
  • Kaap, Kerrie En Koeksisters S6 from Monday, 15 February on VIA (DStv 147) at 17:00
  • Geldhelde S3 from Monday, 22 February on VIA (DStv 147) at 20:00
  • Big Cat Month from Sunday, 7 February on National Geographic Wild (DStv 182) at 18:00

Fun and games


Celebrity Game Night S2

10 fresh episodes are coming our way with the lovely Anele Mdoda back as host, and Jason Goliath and Ayanda Thabethe as team captains. Minnie Dlamini-Jones, Boity Thulo, Maps Maponyane, Roxy Burger are also returning to play silly games like Where Are You Going, Popped Quiz and Clue Room. But don’t get comfy on those couches, ladies and gents, because Anele has some new challenges up her sleeve.
Watch from Sunday, 7 February on E! Entertainment (DStv 124) at 20:00

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The Challenge S36

In this spy themed reality show set in Iceland, 30 returning and new competitors from famous reality series (including Survivor: San Juan del Sur winner Natalie Anderson) are competing in a game of “secrets, spies and lies" over the course of 19 episodes for their share of a cash prize. With the season theme being double agents, everyone is going to be on edge.
Watch from Monday, 1 February on MTV (DStv 130) at 15:00

And don’t miss…
  • Musiekpaniek S3 from Friday, 19 February on VIA (DStv 147) at 20:00
  • AEW All Elite Wrestling from Friday, 5 February on TNT (DStv 137) at 13:20

Crime time

If you're a Valentine’s Grinch and proud of it, DStv Compact’s February true-crime series include tales of love gone wrong that’ll thrill your leaden heart, including a revisit of the OJ Simpson case.

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