Tag Archives: e.tv

e.tv in South Africa to air reality show Hangman

Hangman, a television reality show will premiere on e.tv October 8. The show aims to uncover South Africas greatest innovator. The Cell C original series will also be streamed online hosted by Maps Maponyane.  Hangman consists of two different content streams. The first is the actual reality series, which will be broadcast on e.tv as [...]

e.tv switching timeslots to air Broken Vows and eNews

In a move to raise their ratings, e.tv will switch the timeslots of its telenovela Broken Vows and the prime-time TV News bulletin, eNews Direct. Part of the Channels acquisition, Days of Our Lives, e.tv is doing a significant retooling of the prime-time schedule from September with Days to air at 17.30.  The music show [...]

e.tv grabs Days of Our Lives from the SABC

The hugely popular American day time soap Days of Our Lives will air on e.tv as from Monday 4 September at 17:30. The highly applauded tv soap which was not given much value on SABC, is now jumping to e.tv where it is being restored to its rightful early primetime.  This comes after the SABC, [...]

Former South African Communication Minister wins court battle for TV encryption

Faith Muthambi, the former South African Communication minister has won the case against e.tv to support non-encryption of set-top boxes. The conclusion of the case could now pave the way for the finalisation of the much-delayed digital-migration process. However, the new Communication Minister Ayanda Dlodlo backed the encryption of set-top boxes in line with ANC [...]

e.tv reveals four new channels on DStv

South African firm e.tv is adding four new channels to its package which will be available on DStv. The channels will be available as from 17 May 2017. As of today e.tv channels have only been available on Platco Digitals OpenViewHD (OVHD) while eXtra on On Digital Media (ODM). Now eMovies +, eMovies Extra, eExtra [...]

e.tv to discontinue Zulu TV news

Only three years and a half after its first diffusion Zulu TV news, the daily news bulletin has been cancelled by e.tv. e.tv is the fifth terrestrial television channel in South Africa and eNCAs news division, the first 24h news service in the country. The length of the show was half an hour and produced [...]

Disney Africa and e.TV partner for free-to-air broadcast in South Africa

Disney Africa concludes exclusive free-to-air deal with e.TV in South Africa. e.TV viewers will now have a large array of feature films, animated series and shorts, alongside live-action shows from The Walt Disney Studios, Disney Pixar and ABC Studios. The new addition will strengthen the existing collection of content from Marvel Studios on e.TV. audience [...]

e.tv in South Africa sealed the multi-year pact with Sony Pictures Television

The deal extending over several years has been done between the e.tv and Sony Pictures Television. The privately owned (by M-Net) free-to-air (FTA) television channel has sealed the pact with the American television production and distribution studio, Sony Pictures Television. Following this, South African viewers will be able to enjoy new and high quality content [...]

E.tv secures sales right for Cineflixs Mayday

E.tv, the privately owned (by M-Net) and the free-to-air (FTA) television station proffering wide appeal programming spanning all age, race and income groups across the South African population, has bagged the broadcasting rights of the Canadian documentary television program, Mayday, produced by Cineflix investigating near-crashes, hijackings, air crashes, bombings, among others. In all, a total [...]