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‘The Property’ moves to SABC1 as race for soapie viewers heats up

‘The Property’ moves to SABC1 as race for soapie viewers heats up

SABC3’s telenovela The Property will cross to SABC1 from 6 September and can fair broadcast from the first episode according to leisure commentator Phil Mphela.

The Property for the time being competes with e.tv’s 2nd most-watched demonstrate Home of Zwide which was considered by tens of millions of viewers last month.

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Race for viewers heats up with ‘The Property’

This can compete with Mzansi Magic’s most-watched telenovela Gomora which is watched by extra than 1,000,000 viewers and e.tv’s Scandal! on the 19: 30 prime-time slot when it moves to SABC1 next month.

TV: The Property moves to SABC1

The telenovela will air on the channel from the very first episode.

The most contemporary episodic urge on SABC3 will remain as is.

The Property will broadcast weekdays at 19: 30 on SABC1, starting on the sixth September 2021.#KgopoloReports pic.twitter.com/Qy0tZiN0l4

— Kgopolo (@PhilMphela) August 27, 2021

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The channel presented the modern telenovela in April this yr as a replacement for Isidingo which ended in March 2020.

The Property is produced by Clive Morris Productions who’re also for the time being producing Isono which airs on BET_Africa.

Pat van Heerden who’s SABC3’s channel head told Information24 that The Property is a metaphor, a image of modernity and station. 

The demonstrate tells transferring tales of family, loyalty, esteem, sacrifice, betrayal, and human foibles while addressing one of the major factors in our nation as we lope our formulation into the prolonged urge.

The Broadcast Research Council of South Africa reported that the demonstrate got 529 123 viewers in April, 526 736 viewers in Could perchance fair, 492 127 viewers in June, and 503 193 viewers in July.

The cast individuals consist of Sdumo Mtshali who performs the role of Solomuzi Phakathwayo, his wife Jo-Anne Reyneke who performs the role of Lwandle, Zenokuhle Maseko who performs their daughter Sindi Phakathwayo and tons extra.

Also read: Kevin Smith discusses lifestyles after ‘Isidingo’ and his modern role on ‘Isono’


In August 2016 e.tv announced that it was cancelling Clive Morris’s telenovela Ashes-to-Ashes after two winning seasons on the channel.

The channel told viewers that the cancellation was no longer due to an absence of viewers, but reasonably to perform formulation for modern thrilling reveals.

The channel also dumped Broken Vows in January 2018 which was also produced by Clive Morris Productions after it struggled in the rankings since it was launched in April 2017.

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‘The Property’ moves to SABC1 as race for soapie viewers heats up