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VUZU Amp has a new name!

2017-12-11 14:46
PHOTO: Mnet

The well-loved Vuzu Amp channel will be changing its name to 1Magic. From 29 January 2018, Vuzu Amp viewers can expect to be served with new gripping local dramas, telenovelas, reality shows, movies as well as the best in international entertainment on the revamped channel.

On 29 January, 1Magic will start airing the new telenovela The River, which is based on the colliding of upper-class folks and more ordinary people. The telenovela stars some of the biggest names in South Africa’s acting industry, including the likes of Sindi Dlathu, Hlomla Dandala and Moshidi Motshegwa.

Following in the list of new local content is the chic urban drama Unmarried, which starts on 2 February and also boasts some big local names, like Fezile Makhanya, Thembisa Mdoda and Renate Stuurman. The show is bound to have viewers glued to their seats and screens.

“In line with our vision to be the best African storytellers in the world, M-Net has identified a need to invest in more local entertainment for our viewers, in the premium segment. 1Magic will fill a viewing gap by combining new and exclusive local shows with international content,” says Nkateko Mabaso, general manager of the M-Net Group, South Africa.

For the viewers who love international programmes, there are global favourites such as The Fixer, How to Get Away with Murder, The Real Housewives and Power. Later on in the year, the latest seasons of Ballers, Queen Sugar and Insecure will be on screens.

To catch 1Magic’s local and international shows and films, switch to DStv Channel 103, available to DStv Premium customers.