FOX Activations At Comic Con Africa 2019

FOX fans can look forward to the following activations at Comic Con Africa 2019: The Walking Dead Fans of The Walking Dead are invited to look through a peep hole to watch exclusive content from the post-apocalyptic The Walking Dead series, if you dare. Limited edition airbrush tattoos will be given away to participants. This […]

16 Of The Best Series Coming To Showmax: October 2019 – January 2020

Debut seasons of His Dark Materials, Godfather of Harlem, Watchmen, What We Do In The Shadows & more… MAYANS M.C. S2 First on Showmax. Binge the first four episodes on 1 October, with new episodes every Wednesday In this Sons of Anarchy spinoff, Ezekiel “EZ” Reyes (JD Pardo from Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part II) is […]

Surprise Box Office Hit “Ellen: Die Storie Van Ellen Pakkies” Is Now On Showmax

Ellen: Die Storie van Ellen Pakkies, South Africa’s entry for the foreign film category of the 2019 Golden Globes, is now streaming on Showmax. Here are five reasons to add this local classic to your watchlist: 1 – Ellen is based on a heart-breaking true story In 2007, the death of 20-year-old tik addict Abie […]

Five Reasons “Kanarie” Is A Gem, Even If You’re Not Afrikaans

Kanarie, Schalk Bezuidenhout’s breakout movie, is now streaming first on Showmax in South Africa. Schalk stars as Johan Niemand, a fashion-loving gay teen in small-town South Africa in 1985, a time of apartheid, religious conservatism and war, an era when not even his idol Boy George had dared to come out publicly as gay yet. […]

The 8 Best International Series On Showmax This August 2019

PROJECT BLUE BOOK S1 First On Showmax, Binge now Between 1952 and 1969, the U.S. Air Force investigated over 12 000 reported sightings of UFOs. This top-secret programme was code-named Project Blue Book. Aidan Gillen (aka Littlefinger in Game of Thrones) and Michael Malarkey (aka Enzo in The Vampire Diaries) co-star in Project Blue Book, […]

The 7 Best African Films On Showmax This August 2019

KANARIE First on Showmax, now streaming Two-time Comics’ Choice winner Schalk Bezuidenhout, who also won a SAFTA for his supporting role in the kykNET comedy Hotel, stars in Kanarie as a small town boy during Apartheid who is chosen to serve his compulsory two-year military training in the South African Defence Force choir, where he […]

Best International TV Series Of 2019 So Far

Critic aggregator site Rotten Tomatoes recently released their list of the best reviewed TV series of the year so far, and Showmax has more shows in the Top 20 than any other streaming service in Africa. To celebrate, Showmax has put together a handy guide to the best TV series of 2019 so far. Yes, […]

DStv Content Discovery: 2 – 8 August 2019

M-Net is dishing up a legal drama feast on Thursday nights, with the final season of the popular series Suits and its brand-new spin-off series, Pearson, kicking off from 8 August. Suits S9 starts on Thursday 8 August on M-Net (101) at 20:10 In the ninth season premiere of the high-stakes legal drama, Harvey and […]

4 Reasons To Binge Golden Globe Winner ‘Escape At Dannemora’

Two words on this one: Patricia Arquette. It’s her version of Charlize Theron’s transformation in Monster. Escape At Dannemora, nominated as Best Limited Series at this year’s Golden Globes, is now available to binge on Showmax. The seven-part series is based on a stranger-than-fiction prison break in upstate New York in the summer of 2015, […]

Fall Under The Spell Of ‘A Discovery Of Witches’

A Discovery of Witches, the most watched series of 2018 on Sky One and the most successful title by far in the history of Sundance Now, is now streaming first on Showmax in South Africa. A Discovery of Witches is a modern-day love story, set in a world where witches, vampires and daemons secretly live […]

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