New M-Net sitcom United States of Al can be seen on Fridays with a repeat on Saturdays. The series stars Adhir Kalyan and Parker Young in a comedy about the friendship between Riley, a Marine combat veteran struggling to readjust to civilian life in Ohio, and Awalmir, the interpreter who served with his unit in Afghanistan and who has just arrived to start a new life in America.
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Friday January 14: Yellowjackets shows soccer players who must survive after a plane crash in Canada. M-Net, 21:30.
Saturday January 15: Follow the lives of small town vets in 1950s Scotland in All creatures great and small. BBC Brit on DStv, 20:00.
Sunday January 16: Frogger is a game show based on the Konami arcade game. SABC2, 18:30.
Monday January 17: Follow Sharon and Ozzy in The Osbournes want to believe. This week, they investigate the existence of mermaids. Travel on DStv, 21:10.
Tuesday January 18: The lives of 16 Kiwi families are thrown in a tumble in Wife Swap NZ. SABC3, 22:00.
Wednesday January 19: Wolfpack shows the 6 Angulo brothers who spent their entire lives locked up in an apartment in New York. SABC3, 21:00.
Thursday January 20: Lie with me follows a British couple who move to Australia after infidelity threatened their marriage. M-Net, 21:30.
Friday January 21: Top sitcom Ghosts shows a couple who move into a house, only to discover that the “previous residents” are still staying there. M-Net, 22:35.
Friday January 22: Fanie Fourie’s Lobola shows an Afrikaans man and a Zulu girl who must navigate their cultural differences before getting married. KykNet on DStv, 20:00.