The holidays may be in full swing, but we’re already thinking about the year. In January 2020, Mzansi Magic is returning with yet another packed slated of brand new series and reality shows.
Next month, Mzansi Magic will be unveiling a brand new series starring Lesly Musina called The Omen and a new reality show Mnakwethu, presented by Musa Mseleku.
Are you ready to ring the new year with Mzansi Magic? Here are all the shows coming to Mzansi Magic January 2020.
Mzansi Magoc Shows and Series Premieres: January 2020
Sunday – The Omen Season 1
5 January 2020 at 20:00
A high-flying lawyer has his life turned upside down when he discovers that he comes from a long line of witches, whose men have ruled the supernatural world of the five tribes. Will he answer his true calling? Produced by Magic Drum films.
Monday – Grassroots Season 1
6 January 2020 at 20:00
Two arch rivals, Monwabisi and Asanda, from a small town in the Eastern Cape compete for a sporting scholarship to attend a prominent private high school in Johannesburg. Produced by Clive Morris Productions, this is a thirteen-part drama.
Tuesday – Mnakwethu Season 1
7 January 2020 at 20:00
Culturally, a man does not need his wife’s permission to take another wife but as a sign of respect, he has to sit his wife down and inform her of his desire for another wife.
Presented by Musa Mseleku, This thirteen-part reality is produced by Devandile Media and Milagro.
Tuesday – For Better or Worse
7 January 2020 at 21:30
The new lifestyle show distils a variety of unique challenges, including the contentious subject of managing money as a couple. While the couples reflect on the strength of their love they also look back at the trials and tribulations they have confronted.
Wednesday- Bonang Season 3
8 January 2020 at 20:00
Bonang Matheba, businesswoman and media personality parades the glitz and glam. We get to see the genius behind all the “sparkle” that is Bonang. We delve deeper into her friendships and family dynamics. Produced by Bar leader.
Thursday – Kwa Mam’ Mkhize Season 1
9 January 2020 at 20:00
Formally Shauwn Mpisane, meet Shauwn Mkhize and join her on her journey as she reclaims her life as a single woman; who happens to be a mother, a sister, and a business mogul. Produced by Bar Leader.
Sunday – Old Mutual Amazing Voices
12 January 2020 at 17:00
A new reality talent search show to unearth music groups from four African countries in a historic battle of the genres. DStv and GOtv viewers from Ghana, Kenya, South Africa and Zimbabwe will, in the New Year, get to witness a historic talent search reality show. Old Mutual’s Amazing Voices, a pan-African singing competition, will premiere on the small screen with contestants from nine African cities – Accra, Kumasi, Mombasa, Nairobi, Bulawayo, Harare, Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg, – squaring off against each other for the grand prize of R1.5 million. The show will run for 13 weeks until 5 April 2020.
Thursday – Ackermans Style Squad
16 January 2020 at 18:30
An exciting fashion design competition show presented by Candice Modiselle features 10 young fashion designers from across South Africa battling it out for the chance of winning their own clothing range for Ackermans across Southern Africa.