Sakaan said that BritBox would offer the largest selection of British boxsets of any video streaming platform. The South African library will boast a record number of titles because linear British TV in South Africa is limited.
TV shows included in the line-up are:
* Absolutely Fabulous
* Fawlty Towers
* Inspector Morse
* Line of Duty
* Mr Bean
* Professor T
* The Midwife
* The Office
* Wedding of the Century
* Young Victoria
The platform will be available on the BritBox website, mobile apps, and TV apps on Samsung and LG TVs.
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