The Best About Africa TV Shows on Free Services
Finding a good About Africa TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best About Africa TV shows of all time streaming on Free Services.
What it's about: The story of the Egyptian Pharaoh, one of the most renowned leaders in human history. This ambitious special-event series tells the story of Tut’s rise to power and his struggle to lead Egypt to glory, while his closest advisers, friends and lovers scheme for their own nefarious interests. “Tut” opens up a fascinating window into a world filled with heart-breaking romance, epic battles, political backstabbing, conspiracy, jealousy, and even murder — proving his world was not far removed from our own — and that his reign as the youngest Egyptian king played out as a real-life drama for the ages.
Where to Watch: 1 episodes (25%) are available to watch free online (Spike). 3 episodes (75%) are available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).
2. The Lion Guard
What it's about: Simba's son, Kion, assembles a group of animals to protect the Pride Lands, known as the Lion Guard.
Where to Watch: 3 episodes (5%) are available to watch free online (Disney, Disney JR & DisneyNOW). 29 episodes (48%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (DisneyNOW). 39 episodes (64%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 2 services (Google Play & YouTube).
3. Charlie Jade
What it's about: Charlie Jade is a science fiction television program filmed mainly in Cape Town, South Africa. It stars Jeffrey Pierce in the title role, as a detective from a parallel universe who finds himself trapped in our universe. This is a Canadian and South African co-production filmed in conjunction with CHUM Television and the South African Industrial Development Corporation. The special effects were produced by the Montreal-based company Cinegroupe led by Michel Lemire.The show started in 2004 and was aired on the Canadian Space Channel. It premiered on the Space Channel April 16, 2005 and aired in Eastern Europe, France, Italy, on SABC 3 in South Africa, on Fox Japan, and on AXN in Hong Kong. The show began airing in the United Kingdom in October 2007, on FX. The Sci Fi Channel in the United States premiered the show on June 6, 2008, but after 2 episodes on Friday prime-time, moved it to overnight Mon/Tue.
Where to Watch: 20 episodes (100%) are available to watch free online (Viewster). 20 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video). 20 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).
4. Wild at Heart
What it's about: The Trevanion family decide to make a fresh start and emigrate to South Africa to set up an animal reserve.
Where to Watch: 45 episodes (67%) are available to watch free online (Tubi TV). 66 episodes (99%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & AcornTV).