June 10, 2023


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M-Net’s true crime docuseries Strangers You Know back for season 2

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  • The South African correct-crime docuseries Strangers You Know returns to M-Web for a next year on Sunday.
  • The sequence will check out the murders of Anene Booysen, Jayde Panayiotou, the Van Breda relatives, and Karabo Mokoena – who was murdered by a person they knew.
  • “In a place these kinds of as ours, in which violence particularly from women of all ages, is so rife, these are some of the stories that need to be advised,” mentioned M-Web. 

The South African true-criminal offense docuseries, Strangers You Know, is again for a next time on M-Internet (DStv 101) from Sunday, 9 January at 20:00.

The blood-curling episodes will unpack the horrific information of the murders of Anene Booysen, Jayde Panayiotou, the Van Breda spouse and children, and Karabo Mokoena.

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Manufactured by Merged Artistic Productions, also responsible for M-Net’s weekly Sunday investigative journal clearly show Carte Blanche, the 2nd year of Strangers You Know will after yet again go deeper in discovering the macabre circumstances all around some of the most sensational murders in South Africa.

In the second season’s four new episodes, viewers will be ready to view insightful and psychological interviews from the good friends and households at the heart of the story and the analysis of the direct investigators, forensic pathologists, and prosecutors concerned in every single case.

The first time of Strangers You Know is now readily available on DStv Catch Up, with the new 2nd year analyzing the deceit and betrayal which led to these gut-wrenching crimes which gripped the country.

“In a place these as ours, exactly where violence primarily from gals, is so rife, these are some of the tales that want to be informed.”

— Chwayitisa Futshane, creator, producer and executive producer of Strangers You Know.


“In the 2nd time the series truly receives to grips with some of these crimes and if nothing else, our viewers will be reminded that from time to time the most brutal killers, are the strangers we know.”

M-Net provided a log sheet with episode synopses of the 4 new episodes:

Karabo Mokoena | Sunday 9 January

Karabo Mokoena imagined she experienced observed the male of her dreams when she began dating Fx trader Sandile Mantsoe. He appeared to be productive, clever and grounded in his spirituality. But when Karabo goes lacking, her pals and spouse and children try out to track her down at the final location she was viewed. It before long results in being apparent that Sandile is not the Prince Charming Karabo experienced initially envisioned.

Jayde Panayiotou | Sunday 16 January

In Gqebera circles, Jayde and Christopher had been a match manufactured in heaven. Jayde was a exciting, very well-liked instructor, and Christopher was the businessman with a prepare. But their lives are ripped apart when Jayde’s entire body is located in a area outdoors of town. Though Christopher and his family members mourn their profound decline, police established up a sting operation, and a stunning discovery is manufactured.

Anene Booysen | Sunday 23 January

A despicable act of savagery ends the lifetime of Bredasdorp teenager Anene Booysen. Just after the 17-year-old is observed overwhelmed and just about naked on a building web-site by a stability guard, the general public is baying for blood. With her dying words and phrases, Anene whispers the name of her killer to her mother. What appears to be an open-and-shut case in fact raises much more issues about the law enforcement investigation and, most importantly, whether the proper man is in jail.

Henri van Breda | Sunday 30 January

South Africans were being shaken when the picture-best Van Breda loved ones were brutally attacked in their Stellenbosch house by an axe-wielding intruder. Whilst the massacre grabbed international headlines, the police commenced having to pay shut attention to someone within the residence. The law enforcement little by little piece collectively the occasions of that day, and a heart-breaking betrayal is revealed.