Check out highlights for March 2016 on DSTV
· Boomerang DStv Channel 302 - Family/Compact/Compact Plus/Premium
The Jungle Bunch (Brand new Show): every week day at 4:05pm
This March, the Boomerang heroes are at the heart of the African Jungle! In the heart of the jungle every animal who faces a problem knows who to call: the unusual yet highly effective Jungle Bunch. Together, these loopy animals will fight injustice and protect their beloved Jungle! And if you can’t get enough of them, The Jungle Bunch Movie, Back to Ice Floe also premieres this month as part of Boomerang Cinema! Catch them daily
· BBC Brit DStv Channel 120 - Compact/Compact Plus/Premium
Drive (Premiere): Wednesday 16 March at 6:00pm
Join hosts Chris Harris, Mike Musto, JF Musial, Matt Farah and Mike Spinelli as they embark on epic adventures across the globe, driving and evaluating the most exciting cars in the world, on some of the most dramatic roads on the planet. Drive will celebrate the culture of cars, taking audiences on the road, to the races, to the factories, to the studios and to other places car lovers have always wanted to go, but never had the chance.
· BBC Lifestyle DStv Channel 174 – Compact/Compact Plus/Premium
This World: The World's Busiest Maternity Ward: Sunday 20 March at 7:30pm
The head nurse in Manila's busiest maternity ward estimates that she has delivered 200,000 babies during her career. On a busy day, a hundred babies are born at the Jose Fabella hospital and women in labour lie four or five to a bed. Anita Rani travels to the crowded capital of the Philippines, to see how the countries of the developing world are facing a future with a rapidly growing population by following the lives of three different women.
A Dad is Born: Sunday 13 March at 7:30pm
The days of handing over responsibility for childcare to just the child’s mother are over. For today’s working dads, balancing a stressful job in the city of London during a time of recession with being a good father can be especially difficult. A Dad is Born follows three hard-working men in the runup to the birth of their babies, documenting how they cope with the demands of being a new dad and holding onto their jobs, as well as the steep learning curve of paternity leave.
· Discovery DStv Channel 121 - Premium
Totally Insane Guinness World Records: Wednesday, 09 March at 6:00pm
Delivered at breakneck speed, ‘Totally Insane Guinness World Records’ presents some of the wackiest and most downright crazy attempts to rewrite the record books. This new series features, for the first time, a countdown of the internet's most-viewed Guinness World Record clips. Featured among the record-breaking endeavours is the fastest 10 metre run by a dog on hind legs , the fastest time to topple 10 portable toilets and the heaviest tyre spun around the body.
The Island with Bear Grylls Season 2 (The Women): Tuesday, 15 March at 6:00pm
In the ultimate survival experiment, Bear Grylls has abandoned 14 British women on a remote desert island in the Pacific, with only the clothes on their backs and a few basic tools. The survival challenge is tougher than ever as, at the height of the tropical storm season, they attempt to live entirely on their own wits for a whole six weeks. Will the women unite during their island experience, or will they depart divided?
· Cartoon Network Channel 301 - Compact/Compact Plus/Premium
Adventure time ‘Stakes’ (New 8 part mini-series): Saturday 19 March at 10:20 CAT
So you enjoy Adventure time? Wait until you watch Marceline’s special miniseries ‘Stakes’. This March, Cartoon Network will be bringing a brand new miniseries to your screens that focus on Marceline the Vampire Queen, who is one of the main characters seen in Adventure Time. Viewers will have eight special, Marceline focused episodes of Adventure Time to look forward to. This 1003 year old, half human/ half vampire, desperately yearns to live and no longer want to be a bloodthirsty vampire.
· Comedy Central DStv Channel 122 – Premium
The Neighbours: Premieres on Friday 18 March at 4:45pm
The Weavers are thrilled when they score a house in an exclusive gated New Jersey community, but as soon as they move in, they realize there is something strange about their new neighbourhood. Curious about their neighbours' strange names and bizarre eating habits, they soon learn that the entire development is inhabited by aliens.
· C&I Network Channel 170 – Premium
Killers: Behind The Myth: Monday 14 March at 7:00pm
This is a documentary series that tells the surprising story of how some of Europe’s most horrific murderers were eventually brought to justice. It’s a story of shocking crimes and bizarrely simple blunders that takes the viewer behind the worn-out stereotype of the criminal mastermind, to reveal the very ordinary men who commit the most inhuman of crimes.
· Food Network DStv Channel 175 – Compact/Compact Plus/Premium
The Kitchen: Wednesday 16 March at 2:00pm
The stars of the Kitchen are back! To kick off the new season, the group is dealing with Mother’s Day, as they cook up some easy, yet fancy, ideas for a perfect brunch for mum. From a foolproof guide to the perfect chocolate chip cookies, on to some cheeky cocktails, the team has everything you need to make the day special. Tune in this March for more of their wonderful creations, only on Food Network
· IDx DStv Channel 171 – Premium
Murder Comes To Town Premiere: Monday, 14 March at 8:00pm
A sudden, brutal murder is likely to traumatise any community, but when it strikes in a small close-knit town, the effect is devastating. 'Murder Comes to Town' returns for a second series to uncover more shocking murder mysteries. Following the first-person accounts of investigators and townsfolk, each hour-long episode unravels the wild rumours and terrifying truths behind an unthinkable crime and the dark legacy it leaves behind. Illustrated through moody, cinematic recreations, follow how police put together each clue and attempt to bring the perpetrator to justice.
· Lifetime Channel 131 – Premium
The Jacksons: Next Generation: Wednesday 16 March at 6:45pm
The Jackson family name has long been synonymous with fame, fortune and controversy. In The Jacksons: Next Generation, Lifetime® reveals an inside look into the lives of its members. After the passing of the great Michael Jackson, the responsibility of managing the Jackson family legacy fell onto the shoulders of Tito’s sons: Taryll, Taj and TJ. Told from their perspective, the series grants viewers an unprecedented look into the inner workings of the Jackson family and the heart, drama and chaos that inevitably accompany each family member.
Little Women: LA: Wednesday 16 March at 8:45pm
Returning for a fourth series exclusively on Lifetime®, Little Women: LA chronicles the adventures of a unique group of smart, sexy and funny girlfriends with big hearts, big personalities and even bigger drama, who all happen to be little people. The show features long-time friends Terra Jole, Tonya Banks, Elena Gant, Christy McGinity, Briana Manson and Traci Harrison. There’s nothing small about this loud and proud group who can teach us all a lesson or two about living life to the fullest.
· M-Net DStv Channel 101 – Premium
The Cobbler Sunday 20 March 6:05pm
Adam Sandler stars in this fun filled comedy. A shoe-maker discovers a magical sewing machine that allows him to transform into other people by wearing their shoes.
· Nickelodeon DStv Channel 305, Access/Family/Compact/Compact Plus/Premium
Kids Choice Awards 2016: Wednesday 16 March at 2:30pm
Get ready for something big. Because the 2016 Kids’ Choice Awards are coming, and this year your favorites are bringing it, BIG TIME! The host of the 2016 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards is ready to bring on the slime! This year in the African category, Best African Blogger, your favorite lifestyle, fashion and beauty bloggers have the chance to take home the orange blimp! The KCA 2016 airs on Wednesday 16 March at 2:30 with encores on Friday 18 at 1:30, on Saturday 19 at 9:30am and Sunday 20 at 3:30.
· TLC Entertainment DStv Channel 172 – Compact/Compact Plus/Premium
Iyanla Fix My Life: Fix My Hoop Star Life: Sunday 20 March at 6:00pm
Iyanla travels to Atlanta to help Chamique Holdsclaw, an Olympic gold medalist and one of the biggest superstars in WNBA history. Now retired, Chamique is struggling with her inner demons, which have been at the source of some troubling behavior, including a November 2012 arrest for firing a gun at her ex-girlfriend's car and attacking it with a baseball bat.
Lifeclass: Act Like A Success, Think Like A Success: Sunday, 20 March at 6:55pm
Oprah welcomes Steve Harvey to the Lifeclass stage to talk about his rise to success and the lessons he's learned in his personal life. In front of a live studio audience and viewers participating worldwide via social media he shares lesson sessions from his latest book, Act Like a Success, Think Like a Success: Discovering Your Gift and the Way to Life's Riches, how to define success, how to let go of excuses, how to embrace fear and failure, and when to get rid of dead weight holding you back from your dreams.
· Telemundo DStv Channel 118 – Access/Family/Compact/Compact Plus/Premium
Under the same Sky: weekdays at 3:10pm
Adela learns that Gracie is going to have Rodrigo’s son. She manages to escape from the house but Rodrigo sees and chases after her. Adela does not want anything to do with Rodrigo. Adela goes to her mother’s house and sees that everything has been either stolen or vandalised. Adela tells Juana she is going to follow Rodrigo. Willy is tasked with getting rid of Adela once and for all. Juana hears that Adela is in danger.
A Passion for Revenge: weekdays at 4:00pm
Arturo tells Soledad that he is in love with Sofia. Sofia asks Soledad if she knows who Arturo really is. Soledad dreams of seeing her daughter again. Leonardo announces that they can’t trace the call Cayetana received. Flavio and Arturo discover that someone is looking for the Gallardo brothers. Irina takes Samuel to the Palenque and Andrea sees them together. Andrea confronts Irina for being with Samuel. Emilio sends flowers to Cayetana.
· Vuzu Channel 116 – Premium
The Flash Tuesdays at 7:00pm
At 11, Barry Allen's life changed completely when his mother died in a freak accident and his innocent father was convicted of her murder. Now a crime-scene investigator, his dedication to learn the truth about his mother's death drives him to follow up on every new scientific advancement and urban legend.
· Zee World DStv Channel 166 - Access/Family/Compact/Compact Plus/Premium
Teri Meri Kahaani 19 March at 7:00pm
A story of two lovers who have truly proven that love conquers all. A tale of two people who meet and fall in love with each in three generation. Even with this love, their journey is not a bed of roses.