M-Net’s much-anticipated first-of-its kind telenovela Legacy, starts on DStv channel 101 Monday 21 September at 7pm and will be broadcast Mondays to Thursday. Each episode will be 30 minutes long. MultiChoice and M-Net have announced that they are planning to make the DStv Premium channel, M-Net 101 available to its DStv Compact Plus, Compact, Family and Access from 21 – 24 September(from 7pm-7.30pm only).
Legacy follows the story of the super-wealthy Price family, patriarch Sebastian Price is approaching retirement and one of his family members will soon have to take over the reins. His ruthless first-born daughter has her eye on the position of CEO and she will do about anything ensure she gets it. Who will it be? And at what price? The telenovela ensemble includes Deon Lotz , Mary-anne Barlow, Kgomotso Christopher, Michelle Botes, Anton David Jephta, Reandi Grey, Jay Anstey, Neil McCarthy, Dawid Minnaar, Sean-Marco Vorster, Trix Vivier, Siyabonga Thwala, Leeanda Reddy, and Don Mlangeni Nawa.
From Monday 21 September (Monday – Thursday), M-Net’s schedule will move 30 minutes later than usual to accommodate the start of Legacy. This also means, Thursday local favourites The Single Wives South Africaand Inconceivable will be broadcast at 19:30 and 20:30.
The telenovela will also be available on DStv Catch up via Explora as well as DStv Now.