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Thursday, February 25, 2016


MultiChoice has a special treat in store for its DStv Compact customers. FOX (DStv Channel 125) will be opened to these customers for two full weeks, from February 26 to March 11, 2016.

FOX channel is only available on the DStv Premium and Extra packages, so the open window will delight DStv Compact customers to bring them top quality Fox programme highlights.

Viewers can look forward to riveting entertainment, including season one and part A of season two of Empire, the popular musical drama television series, featuring Golden Globe winner Taraji P Henson, Academy Award Nominee Terrence Howard, Jussie Smollet and Bryshere “Yazz” Gray. 

Empire will start with double bill episodes of Season 1 every night from February 28 at 21h50 until March 4. Created by Academy Award® nominee Lee Daniels (Lee Daniels’ The Butler, Precious), Emmy® Award winner Danny Strong (Game Change, Lee Daniels’ The Butler) and Academy Award® and Emmy® Award-winning producer Brian Grazer (A Beautiful Mind, 24), the series centres on a hip-hop music and entertainment company, Empire Entertainment, and the drama among the members of the founders' family as they fight for control of the company.  The first part of Season 2 will start on March 7 at 21h50 and continue until March 11.

Other highlights include The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story; The X-Files and pilot episodes of Tyrant, Wayward Pines, The Strain, Scream Queens and You’re The Worst

The Empire season 1 box set will be available on DStv CatchUp from February 27 to March 26 to DStv Premium, Extra and Compact subscribers with an Explora in South Africa only.

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