Christmas season equals to family time. And
watching a movie with all your loved ones is one of the best Christmas
Africa’s leading pay-TV operator StarTimes
is offering a fresh line-up of great international movies that will keep
children and parents glued to the TV all December.
“This year, I
think most people watched a lot of TV and a lot of movies. But what is coming
in December will make them forget about all that they watched before. Among family,
action, comedy, blockbusters and classic movies, there won’t be any day
StarTimes subscribers won’t be able to enjoy great cinema,” said Andy Wang, StarTimes CEO.
“It is time to
refresh your view and spend special family moments.”
Science fiction fans will be delighted as ST Movies Plus will broadcast both The Chronicles of Riddick on December
4th and The Chronicles of Riddick: Dark
Fury on 11th. Then on December 18th, monster action movie Van Helsing will be showed, followed by
the animated Van Helsing: The London
Assignment on Christmas day.
TNT Africa prepared a bunch of special series during the whole December.
The Christmas Week Party Special is the way
to celebrate Christmas with two fun and family driven titles every evening from
Thursday 24th to Wednesday 30th of December. Starting with kids’ favorites Wall-E and Shrek on 24th, it will keep going with Terrence Howard’s The Best Man on 25th, The Croods, Spy Kids, Race to Witch
Mountain (29th) or Willow (30th).
And on 31st of December, TNT Africa
prepared an Original’s Eve film marathon with six movies from afternoon to
night. The day will start with 2019’s Days
of Bagnold Summer and end with Escape
On December 16th, TNT Africa will celebrate
Day of Reconciliation with a mix of action and popular movies about teamwork,
empathy and friendship. This programming special will contain features as Bring it on, The A Team and Backdraft,
proving that we are better together.
Finally, TNT Africa introduces the Ridley
Scott Fan Month.
Ridley Scott is one of the most successful
and popular directors in Hollywood Being known for the classics Alien or Blade
Runner. He will be commemorated with some of his features, outstanding Robin Hood, Gladiator and American
Gangster. TNT will have every Sunday in a double feature on access and
prime time six of his most remarkable films.
Nollywood aficionados will also be able to
enjoy a great feast of movies as AMC
Movies channel planned a special Christmas. Christmas Eve will be full of
emotions with the drama Beast Within,
which tells the story of a blind young man hoping for a better life. And on
Christmas Day, love will be in the air with Made
And to reward its subscribers, StarTimes
launched a “1 to 3” project giving
each pay-TV subscriber 3 VIP membership on the StarTimes ON streaming app for
free! Then, all family members are able
to watch their favourite content simultaneously on various devices. This handy
application can provide the users with 150+ live TV channels and 20,000hrs+