Cape Town - What's good on the box this week? City Press gives you the scoop on what to watch on TV this week.
Sunday - 4 June
Project Runway Junior
Channel: Vuzu (DStv 116)
Twelve young designers go head to head in a fashion showdown.
The People v OJ Simpson: American Crime Story
Channel: Fox (DStv 125)
One of the most infamous criminal cases of all time. Relive the court case from the creator of American Horror Story. Should be gritty.
Lions of Sabi Sand: Brothers in Blood
Channel: Discovery (DStv 121)
A powerful documentary about the rise of a coalition of six lions, branded the Mapogo Lions, and their takeover of the largest territory by a pride. Their story is one of violence and deception.
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Channel: M-Net (DStv 101)
The Man of Steel and the Dark Knight face off in an epic battle in this critically slated superhero epic from director Zack Snyder.
Jeff Dunham: Minding the Monsters
Channel: Comedy Central (DStv 122)
This dude gets it in with the humour. You have to catch this ventriloquist at least once in your life. Mad dope with it.
Channel: Lifetime (DStv 131)
Chronicles the weight loss efforts of people suffering from severe obesity. Watch these people as they triumph and, at times, fail on their path to a healthier lifestyle.
Monday - 5 June
Channel: Food Network (DStv 175)
A cooking competition where four promising chefs must turn a selection of everyday ingredients into an extraordinary three-course meal.
Channel: TLC (DStv 135)
Yup, it’s a sport. Extreme couponing is an activity that combines shopping skills with coupons in an attempt to save as much money as possible while accumulating the most groceries.
She’s In Charge
Channel: TLC Entertainment (DStv 135)
Time: 20: 55
When dealing with a tough situation, sometimes all you need is someone to give you honest advice. Veronica “Pooh” Nash-Poleate is on a common sense crusade. Armed with her experience as a counsellor and a mother, watch as she starts doing house calls. She listens, gives advice and spreads the love every step of the way. She’s awesome.
Channel: BET (DStv 129)
Police officer Rebecca “Rebel” Knight decides to ditch her badge after her colleagues in blue shoot and kill her brother. She becomes a private investigator, taking matters into her own hands to uncover the misconduct and brutality poisoning America’s police forces.
Tuesday - 6 June
The Powerpuff Girls
Channel: Cartoon Network (DStv 301)
Three bad-arse sisters, Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup, protect the good people of Townsville from evil masterminds like Mojo Jojo. This show is so dope.
Lokshin Bioskop: The Boy Is Mine
Channel: Mzansi Magic (DStv 161)
A friendship is tested when two home girls realise they are dating the same guy. Ladies, just leave him.
Wednesday - 7 June
The Gary Owen Show
Channel: BET (DStv 129)
Join popular US comedian Gary Owen, and follow him and his interracial family as they go about their everyday lives.
Channel: Animal Planet (DStv 183)
This show takes you through a portal into the lives of people who own interesting and unusual pets. You have to peep this to believe it
Channel: History (DStv 186)
Life in the city is pretty gully, ne? Well, imagine for a moment that you live in a swamp. Join Louisiana natives who live and work in the Atchafalaya Basin in Louisiana.
My Top 10: My Life In Music
Channel: Mzansi Wethu (DStv 163)
Join this countdown with a difference. The entire show comes to you from a radio studio. On the show, special guests pull through and share their stories against the background of music.
Thursday - 8 June
Channel: e.tv (DStv 194)
The repeat for all of you who missed the action. This show packs that local punch – zama zamas as you have never seen them before.
Friday - 9 June
Soap On a Rope
Channel: SABC3 (DStv channel 193), 7.30pm
A comedy-drama unfolding on the set and behind-the-scenes of a struggling South African soap, and Nina Hastie stars in it!
Channel: SABC2 (DStv 192)
Last time I tuned in, KK was blind. Now he can see again. Too much sauce over here; don’t miss it.
Saturday - 10 June
Earthrise: Farming For The Future
Channel: Al Jazeera (DStv 406)
Pesenter Ndoni Khanyile looks at the innovative ways farmers are coping in the worst draught South Africa has seen in 100 years In this award-winning environmental show.