BBC Brit announces launch of new TV shows in Africa


    (Joel Churcher, General Manager and Vice President for Africa, BBC Worldwide. Photo: MCA)
    After the successful launch of BBC Brit (DStv Channel 120) earlier this week on Tuesday, 01 September, BBC WorldWide introduced a range of fresh, new content on the channel at the MultiChoice Africa Content Showcase Extravaganza in Mauritius.
    DStv viewers can now look forward to BBC Brit which is all about entertainment that’s intelligent but irreverent, blending expertise with entertainment and facts with fun. Male-skewing but with broader appeal, the channel is the undisputed home of Top Gear with all new episodes airing first on BBC Brit. The channel covers a rich variety of subjects: cars, science, adventure, business, life-changing moments, extreme characters, quirky eccentrics and comedy.
    BBC Brit will showcase the very best in quick witted entertainment. BBC Brit is available to DStv Premium, Compact Plus and Compact customers.
    Joel Churcher, General Manager and Vice President for Africa, BBC Worldwide commented, ‘The content hosted on BBC Brit is designed to reach a diverse pan-African audience, reflecting a wide range of voices, ages and cultures. Our African viewers clearly have a deep affection for BBC programming, and as a leading content distributor, we will continue to deliver high quality, premium content to our channels for many years to come.’
    Some of the new and exclusive titles on BBC Brit include:
    Youngers – A fresh and exciting new comedy drama set in the UK urban music scene, Youngers follows the journey of two teenage boys, Yemi and Jay, in their quest to break into the music industry. From Tuesday September 1, 2015 at 20:00.
    Bad Robots– A brand new hidden camera show where technology is out to humiliate, aggravate and exasperate the unsuspecting public. From photo booths that distort your face for your passport photo, to a library search machine that announces you are searching …Read More

    Source:: The NET