Afrokaans Produces New Programming For Via

Afrokaans Film & Television has been creating brilliance the past few months for the new Afrikaans channel, VIA (Vars In Afrikaans), a lifestyle channel now available on most bouquets on the DStv platform. (DStv Channel 147)

There are six shows being produced for the new channel, which is run by Media24. They are:

Padkos: leroux botha is on a mission to find a new menu and new identity for his newly acquired foodtruck. He is cooking with all his Western Cape Food Heroes and creating Super-streetfood. (Premieres Mondays at 16:00)

Inspirasiekos met SARIE: Herman Lensing, Food Editor of SARIE, is exploring single ingredients and finding their sources, how they are produced and then cooking with the ingredient for the producers of these fine foods. (Premieres Mondays at 17:30)

Zavion: Zavion Kotze is not only one thing… He’s a wedding planner, a flower artist and arranger and he’s an athlete… a decathlete. We follow this incredible individual as he picks material for brides dresses and trains to become the ultimate athlete. (Premieres Tuesdays at 18:00)

Hartskos: A meal can say many different things: Thank you. I’m sorry. I love you. Elmarie Claassens, a clinical psychologist and food fundi helps a novice in the kitchen to cook something, and say something to someone that has touched their lives (Premieres Wednesdays 17:30)

Die Kliek: What do you get if you get 8 girls digging in a guy’s Social Media profile with the help of South Africa’s most up-and-coming comedian? Hilarity ensues as Schalk Bezuidenhout manages the ladies from “Die Kliek” to help them click through to a potential date. (Premieres Wednesdays 18:00)

Ruil my Styl: Lifestyle blogger Natalie Roos helps online entrants to get rid of their old, outdated wardrobes and get a brand-spanking new style switch with Spree. (Premieres Fridays at 17:00)