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Happy Family

Happy Family is about love and happiness. It features 4 married couples, from different backgrounds, each with their own unique set of circumstances and challenges that test the very essence of their respective relationships.

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Season 1
  • Season 1 | Episode 1 
    Money Moves
    Happy Family, featuring Mmabatho Montsho, is about four contemporary couples. One, Nigerian couple living in Texas, decides to leave to start a new life in South Africa with a promise of more money. They realize more money doesn’t equal more happiness.
  • Season 1 | Episode 2 
    New Your
    One of the enemies of happiness is Adaptation. James has to learn to adapt to his new life – new food, new lifestyle. New everything. What he wasn’t prepared for was the new changes to his marriage.
  • Season 1 | Episode 3 
    Dead Wrong
    The wife of the Chief Judge is murdered. Detective THEO, a local detective is convinced there is more to her death than meets the eyes. The chief of Police, Captain Muthuzanga warns him to steer clear off the case. Theo isn’t one to let things go.
  • Season 1 | Episode 4 
    Cynthia realizing her job is causing problems in her marriage, decides to surprise her husband. Is it enough to quell the feelings that are brewing?
  • Season 1 | Episode 5 
    Unhappy Valentine
    James plans the perfect valentine for his wife. He cooks for her, then invites their neighbor over for dinner. NELSON and MARGARET are the definition of the perfect marriage. But one thing is for certain, there are no perfect marriages.
  • Season 1 | Episode 6 
    There are no relationships that doesn’t come with its own fair share of baggage; some never find out about them, others find out the hard way.
  • Season 1 | Episode 7 
    Love Lost
    There is no worse fear for a woman than when she begins to fear that her marriage is coming to an end. Cynthia is prepared to save her marriage at whatever cost.
  • Season 1 | Episode 7 
    Singing Sad Songs
    Tox finds Wendy and accuses her of sabotaging his presentation. She says he deserved it, which angers him more. He tells her now to expect an all-out war. Meanwhile, Olisa and Amba are making love on the beach and get caught. Bribery ensues.
  • Season 1 | Episode 8 
    Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. James and Cynthia’s marriage hits an all-time low. Nelson and Margaret does an intervention.
  • Season 1 | Episode 9 
    Trust or Bust
    It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes an unhappy marriage. A lack of trust leads to failed marriages and Theo suspects his wife is being unfaithful, while she suspects Theo of foul play.
  • Season 1 | Episode 10 
    James discovers Sarah’s big secret. She is married. Cynthia is desperate to find out her husband’s secrets and tries to enlist Theo to help her follow her husband; she is convinced he is cheating on her.
  • Season 1 | Episode 11 
    Fertile Lies
    Secrecy is the enemy of intimacy. The cat is out of the bag – Theo discovers pictures of his wife with James. Meanwhile, James pleads with Sarah to see him one last time. She agrees. Margaret starts fertility treatment.
  • Season 1 | Episode 12 
    Fight Night
    Theo is a raging bull, he suspects James had an affair with his wife. He confronts the man and the two men brawl. James being a fitness buff isn’t a slouch during the scuffle. Meanwhile, Cynthia receives an unexpected surprise.