M-Net, M-Net Binge, M-Net City Schedule Update For May 2017


New Information:
  • Dirty Dancing– this special event will air tonight at 19:30 and 20:30 and on 2 June at the same time.
  • MacGyver season 1- takes break, new episodes resume on 9 June at 20:30.
  • Veep season 6- starts Monday 29 May at 21:30.
  • Twin Peaks season 1 – will be coming your way in two back-to-back episodes at 21:30 and 22:30 on Tuesday 30 May.
  • Broadchurch season 3- takes break on Tuesday 30 May at 22:30. New episodes resume on Tuesday 6 June at 22:30.
  • The Leftovers season 3- new timeslot – moves from 22:30 to 23:00 from Monday 5 June.
  • The Magicians season 2- new timeslot – moves from 23:30 to 00:00 from Monday 5 June.
  • American God’s season 1- starts on Monday 29 May at 22:00

M-Net Saturday Night 21:30 movies:

  • Saturday 27 May 2017: Sniper: Ghost Shooter

M-Net City:

  • Frequency season 1 starts on Thursday 18 May at 18:00
  • Longmire season 5 starts on Monday 22 May at 19:30
  • The Blacklist: Redemption starts on Tuesday 23 May at 21:00 – series will air Mondays and Tuesdays*
  • Bull season 1 starts on Wednesday 31 May at 21:00

Saturday Movies

Saturday 27 May 2017

21:30 Sniper: Ghost Shooter 16VL

Explosive action thriller. Two elite snipers are caught in the midst of a deadly political war, while fighting extremists in the Middle East.

Sunday Night Blockbusters

Sunday 28 May 2017

20:05 How To Be Single 16SL Comedy Drama

Exploring the ever-evolving definition of love, this ensemble romcom follows a group of lonely hearts in New York City, struggling to find relationships, sex and something in between.


New, Returning & Series Finales

Friday 26 May 2017

19:30 Dirty Dancing 01 0001 “Part 1” *Event Series Starts*

Based on the classic 1987 film, the cult dance-infused romance between a wealthy young woman and a working-class young man is reimagined in this timeless special, starring Abigail Breslin and Colt Prattes.

21:30 The Arrangement 01 0001 “The Arrangement Pilot” *Season 1 Starts*

Christine Evangelista (The Walking Dead) and Josh Henderson (Dallas) star in this slick thriller. A young actress with a troubled past is offered a marriage contract with Hollywood’s biggest star.

Saturday 27 May 2017

18:30 Timeless 01 0001 “Pilot” *Season 1 Starts*

In the series premiere of this adventurous time-travel drama, history professor Lucy Preston is recruited to help stop a fugitive from changing the present- by using a time machine to catch him.

19:30 Pure Genius 01 0013 “Lift me Up”

In the series finale, the Bunker Hill staff attempt multiple surgeries on a patient- by putting him in a state of suspended animation. Cutting-edge medical drama.

Monday 29 May 2017

19:30 This Is Us 01 0001 “Pilot” *Season 1 Starts*

In the premiere of this provocative, slice-of-life dramedy, husband Jack insists that his wife, Rebecca (Golden Globe-nominee Mandy Moore) upholds a particular birthday tradition. An ensemble cast stars.

20:30 The Good Fight 01 0001”Inauguration”

This spin-off of the acclaimed legal drama ‘The Good Wife’ picks up one year after the latter’s finale. In the premiere, a financial scam has destroyed the reputation of a young lawyer, Maia Rindell.

21:30 Veep 06 0001 *Season 6 Starts*

The multiple Emmy Award-winning political satire returns one year later, where Selina (Golden Globe-winner Julia Louis-Dreyfus) attempts to secure her legacy.

22:00 American Gods 01 0001 *Season 1 Starts*

Based on author Neil Gaiman’s novel, this critically acclaimed epic fantasy follows an ex-convict who becomes the bodyguard of a powerful old deity, looking to reclaim his lost glory.

Tuesday 30 May 2017

19:30 Hawaii Five-0 07 0001 “Makaukau ‘Oe E Pa’ani (Ready To Play?)” *Season 7 Starts*

The Golden Globe-nominated cop drama returns for a seventh season. In the premiere episode, McGarrett and the team hunt for a vigilant, when the bodies of two serial killers are discovered.

20:30 Shades Of Blue 02 0001 “Unforgiven” *Season 2 Starts*

In the season two premiere of this popular crime drama, Harlee (Golden Globe-nominee Jennifer Lopez) must take drastic measures to cover up the murder of her ex, Miguel.

21:30 and 22:30 Twin Peaks 01 0003 and 0004 *Season 1 continues- note double episode*

Wednesday 31 May 2017

19:30 Man With A Plan 01 0001 “Pilot” *Season 1 Starts

In the series premiere of this lovable comedy, family man Adam (Golden Globe-winner Matt LeBlanc) is forced to take care of his three precocious kids, when his wife decides to go back to work.

22:30 and 23:30 Bates Motel 05 0010 “The Cord” *Season 5 Ends- double episode*

The Emmy-nominated horror series comes to a chilling end in the fifth season. A prequel to ‘Psycho’, this thriller follows the unravelling of infamous Norman Bates.

M-Net Binge channel 900 is a special new weekends-only series pop-up channel. This pop-up channel gives DStv Premium customers the opportunity to record an entire season of some of their favourite international series, thus creating their own box sets to watch at their leisure. M-Net Binge airs on Saturdays and Sundays from 21:30.

Saturday 27 May 2017

06:00 Next Show Starts At 21:30 FAM

21:30 Night Of, The 01 0001 16VSL

22:52 Night Of, The 01 0002 16VL

23:56 Night Of, The 01 0003 18S

00:59 Night Of, The 01 0004 16VSNL

02:30 Next Show Starts At 21:30 FAM

Sunday 28 May 2017

21:30 Night Of, The 01 0005 16VNL

22:34 Night Of, The 01 0006 16VSL

23:35 Night Of, The 01 0007 18VL

00:35 Night Of, The 01 0008 16VL

02:30 Channel Opens Saturday At 21:30 FAM

M-Net City May Line-up

Thursday 25 May 2017

20:00 The Night Shift 03 0013 “Burned” *Season 3 Ends*

Fast-paced drama about a group of dedicated medics. Scott and Jordan must fight for their lives in the midst of a raging wildfire, in the season finale.

Wednesday 31 May 2017

20:00 Lethal Weapon 01 0018 “Commencement” *Season 1 Ends*

In the season finale of this crime drama, Riggs makes a shocking discovery about Miranda’s death, which leads him back to the cartel in a frantic search for answers. Based on the hit movie franchise.

21:00 Bull 01 0001 “The Necklace” *Season 1 Starts*

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