South African network M-Net is set to launch a new local wildlife television series called The Wild Ones. Produced by Homebrew Films, the 13 episode series promises to 'take viewers on a never-before-seen journey predominantly focused on wildlife stories from within South Africa's beautiful borders'. It is the first local wildlife show acquired by M-Net in over ten years. By Rebecca Hawkes
"The content covered in The Wild Ones is not simply of a wildlife documentary nature; this series tells exquisite stories that will move and uplift our viewers every week," said Jan du Plessis, M-Net's director of channels, M-Net .