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06 January 2019 4:00 AM 7 binge-worthy series to keep you entertained for the three months of January

Cape Town - Showmax, DStv Now and Netflix bring us these binge-worthy new shows to kick off 2019. Brand-new series, fresh seasons of fan-favourite shows, and box sets of long-running TV classics, they’ll make the first weekend of the year go by in a flash. Things are going well: Jane's first major article is published, Sutton can see if anything happens 81

04 January 2019 6:31 AM 2 fresh flicks kick off 2019 at local cinemas

Cape Town - Two new offerings kick off the new year at local cinemas this weekend. Jennifer Aniston stars as a pageant mom in the delightful comedy, Dumplin' with rising-star Danielle Macdonald as her daughter, and Carlos López Estrada's Blindspotting will take you on an emotional rollercoaster. Short review: A delightful comedy about a mother-daughter 75

28 December 2018 1:51 PM Stand-up comedy to keep you laughing until the end of the year

Cape Town - Streaming platforms like Showmax and Netflix have been wonderful for South African comics in 2018. And it’s not only Trevor benefitting from on-demand TV, check out this selection of local and international stand-up and comedy specials, all available to stream instantly. CHECK OUT THE LIST HERE: (WARNING: Some of the trailers below are NSFW) 62

14 December 2018 5:10 AM Here's what to watch (and what to avoid) at SA cinemas this weekend

The fresh take on the friendly neighbourhood superhero has not only earned rave reviews, it has also been nominated for a Golden Globe, a Critics Choice Award, and an Annie Award. This time around Brooklyn teen Miles Morales becomes the Spider-Man of his reality and crosses paths with his counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat to all reality 58

03 December 2018 12:12 PM SA comedians join international cast of new Netflix show

Cape Town - Comedians of the World is coming to Netflix on 1 January 2019, so there’s no further excuse needed to stay indoors and get too comfortable with the international language of laughter. The show, a global first of its kind, will bring together 47 comedians from 13 regions in 8 languages in an unprecedented stand-up comedy event series 59

21 November 2018 9:02 AM WIN 2 tickets to go watch Instant Family in Cape Town

Cape Town – Channel24 is giving away limited tickets to a special screening of the new comedy-drama, Instant Family. The film - starring Mark Wahlberg, Rose Byrne, and Octavia Spencer – centres on a couple who decides to start a family. They are inspired to pursue adoption through the foster care system. They feel like wonderful, altruistic people until 64

16 October 2018 12:58 PM Inbetweeners star says the show wouldn’t be well received today because ‘it seems to be cool to be offended’

Cape Town - It has been over a decade since popular British show, The Inbetweeners, first aired and one of its stars - James Buckley - thinks it wouldn’t be as well received today. In an interview published on Monday, Buckley – who played Jay on the comedy series - told Digital Spy that "it seems to be cool at the moment to be offended" adding “it's killing 59

16 October 2018 7:59 AM SA to get it's own Ugly Betty remake

Cape Town – The popular ABC comedy drama Ugly Betty is getting a South African remake. Variety reports that local production company Known Associates Entertainment (Keeping Score, Hustle) has acquired the option from RCN who owns the rights of the show. The deal was announced at Mipcom – an annual entertainment content market. Known Associates chairman 104

05 October 2018 4:01 AM Jimmy Kimmel to open comedy club in Las Vegas in 2019

Los Angeles - Jimmy Kimmel will see a dream come true when he opens a comedy club next spring in Las Vegas where he will make regular appearances and give up-and-coming comics a chance to hone their talents. The late-night talk show host joined casino giant Caesars Entertainment in announcing plans on Wednesday for the newest comedy club in Sin City. Kimmel 121

19 September 2018 7:21 AM Record low viewership for 2018 Emmy Awards

New York — Television's biggest night wasn't that big. The Emmy Awards drew a record-low audience of just under 10.2 million people, down 11 percent from the past two years. The show reached virtually identical audiences of 11.4 million each of the last two years, the Nielsen company said. The further fragmentation of television undoubtedly plays a role in audience 107