With so much content to choose from, there is always something exciting happening on Mnet and there are even more of your favorite movies, series, and reality shows available for your viewing pleasure. Here are some of the exciting movies, documentaries, and shows coming to Mnet:
Lioness Season 2:
Lioness, which returns for season 2, follows the story of a woman fresh out of jail for fraud and returning to a life even more fractured than when she left. Samantha Hugo must operate outside of the law to protect her children from the fallout of past crimes. In the new season, Sam starts off with an interview on a local news show about evidence emerging that puts her back in court. Lioness season 2 makes a comeback on Thursday, 26th January, on Mnet, DStv Ch. 101, at 9 pm.
Minions: The Rise of Gru
The movie tells the story of how young Gru tries to join a group of supervillains called the Vicious 6 after they oust their leader – the legendary fighter Wild Knuckles. When the interview turns disastrous, Gru and his Minions go on the run with the Vicious 6 hot on their tails. Luckily, he finds an unlikely source for guidance – Wild Knuckles himself – and soon discovers that even bad guys need a little help from their friends. Follow Gru’s villainous adventures on Mnet, DStv Ch. 101, at 9 pm, on Sunday 29th January.
Subject Of Desire:
A documentary on the excellence of black beauty and the major shift in the dynamics of beauty standards in the Western world. Subjects of Desire is a culturally significant, thought-provoking documentary that ultimately deconstructs what we understand about race and the power behind the beauty. The documentary explores the cultural shift in North American beauty standards toward embracing Black female aesthetics and features while exposing the deliberate, and often dangerous portrayals of Black women in the media. Explore the beauty of the Black race and follow the progression of the cultural shift in beauty standards on Saturday night, at 9 pm, on Mnet, DStv Ch. 101.
House Next Door: Meet The Blacks 2:
Think of the vampire apocalypse with a touch of humor. After surviving a night of terror on the West Coast, author Carl Black moves his family back to his childhood home in Chicago. His quest to find peace and quiet takes an unexpected turn when he meets the eccentric new homeowner next door. Convinced that the man is a vampire, Carl and his oddball neighbors join forces to save themselves from the bloodsucking undead. Watch this comic-horror movie on Mnet Movie 1, DStv Ch. 105, at 8:30 pm, on Saturday, 28th January.
Competition, talent, and the journey to dreams realized. Three young musicians participate in a talent competition to discover the next great solo artist, hosted by a global pop star. The competitors quickly discover that they are better as a team and form a secret band, which becomes a huge hit. Watch this extraordinary tale of the group’s rise to fame at Mnet Movie 1, DStv Ch. 105, at 4:30 pm, on Saturday, 28th January.
Franklin, a small-time swindler becomes famous after he is accused of massacring several police officers. To prove his innocence, Franklin approaches James, a journalist who may possibly help him. On the run from both the police and criminals, watch as Franklin, hilariously, works with the journalist to clear his name, at Mnet movie 4, DStv Ch. 108, at 8 pm, on Sunday 29th January.
Mnet just keeps getting better and better, offering a multitude of great shows. To find out more about the shows that are airing right now, and others that might interest you, visit us at DStv Guide.