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M-Net's local content strategy wins big!

M-Net's local content investment strategy paid off when its channels collectively won 36 Golden Horns, scooping some of the biggest awards...

Issued by M-Net Magic in Motion 2 days ago

M-Net Magic in Motion graduate nominated for SAFTA!

For this year's South African Film and Television Awards, M-Net not only received 115 nominations but one of its Magic in Motion Academy graduates also received her first SAFTA nomination...

Issued by M-Net Magic in Motion 17 Mar 2017

SME summit unpacks business challenges

The inaugural Business Day TV SME Summit, held in partnership with Credit Guarantee and the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) in Sandton last week, exposed the myriad challenges facing South Africa's SMEs...

17 Mar 2017

e.tv extends OpenView HD

e.tv is redesigning OpenView HD channels in 2017. From 1 April, the current eKasi+ (channel 105) will make way for eExtra and eNolly+ (channel 109) will be transformed to True African. These revamped channels will speak to the viewing needs of OpenView HD's growing audience...

15 Mar 2017

SABC-MultiChoice deal faces probe

MultiChoice's controversial contract with the SABC is at risk of being cancelled after a parliamentary inquiry recommended the broadcaster's interim board should launch an independent investigation into the deal...

By Stephan Hofstatter 13 Mar 2017

Nature programmes make you happier

Research released by the BBC indicates that watching nature programmes has a direct impact by increasing the mood and wellbeing of its viewers...

13 Mar 2017

Somizi announced as face of McCafé Couch Sessions

McCafé has announced that the ever-fabulous, flamboyant, larger-than-life Somizi Mhlongo, better known to his fans as SomGaGa, is the face of McCafé Couch Sessions for SAFTAs11...

Issued by Pacinamix 10 Mar 2017

Parliament finalises candidates for SABC's interim board

Parliament's communications portfolio committee moved at breakneck speed on Wednesday to finalise the list of candidates to serve on the board of the SABC on an interim basis...

By Bekezela Phakathi 9 Mar 2017

Lancewood adds Emoji Meals bot to Ultimate Braai Master series

Keeping up with the trend of real-time social media consumer engagement, Lancewood has brought an innovative addition to its Ultimate Braai Master...

7 Mar 2017

#BrandManagerMonth: Getting animated about the TV animation industry

Animator Farnaz Esnaashari-Charmatz attended the Cape Town International Animation Festival this past weekend. She shares what it's like working at the Nickelodeon Animation Studio in Burbank, California and offers advice to aspiring animators hoping to draw their own creative future...

By Leigh Andrews 6 Mar 2017

Married 9-5: Rethinking your relationships

Relationship expert and author of Embracing Conflict, Paula Quinsee is currently acting as a coach to the couples featured on the localised TV show, Married at First Sight South Africa...

By Jessica Tennant 6 Mar 2017

M-Net channels nominated for 115 awards in SAFTAs 2017

The M-Net channels have received an incredible 115 nominations in the 11th edition of the South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs)...

Issued by M-Net Magic in Motion 6 Mar 2017

#IAmEllen

The brainstorming space is an incredibly malleable one. Not all ideas are manufactured within the confines of four glass walls of the boardroom. Some of them are composed – with theme tune – in the shower. In this instance, however, the organic, creative process used client-agency voice notes as the catalyst...

By Mike Sharman 6 Mar 2017

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