A guide to unlimited streaming on Showmax

The nitty-gritty of how to stream unlimited series, movies, kids’ shows and documentaries on Showmax.

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INTERVIEW: Eve D’Souza of Auntie Boss

We chatted to show creator and actress Eve D’Souza about her psychotic character on Auntie Boss, which is available to stream or download on Showmax.

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Showmax brings you the final season of Rectify

Don’t miss the highly acclaimed fourth and final season of the series hailed as “one of the greatest shows of all time” – first and only on Showmax!

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How to turn your customers into your biggest fans

Barron Ernst shares his thoughts on the tech developments that allow businesses dispersed around the globe to have regular and meaningful interaction with their customers … though face-to-face contact remains invaluable.

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On Showmax SA this weekend: 21 July

Binge the winter blues away by riding the wave of hot new series and movies on Showmax this weekend.

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On Showmax Kenya this weekend: 21, 22 and 23 July

Things are heating up on the Showmax catalogue this mid-winter weekend: we’ve just launched a highly acclaimed HBO crime series, plus one of Kenya’s most explosive drama shows.

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It’s pyjama-party time!

With the awesome line-up of children’s programming on Showmax, from new Nickelodeon shows to the original Valerian & Laureline animated series, you’ve got at least six reasons to let your kids veg out in their PJs this weekend.

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18 years of Egoli at your fingertips

All 18 seasons of Egoli are now on Showmax … which got us thinking about how much has changed in SA since 1992, when the soapie first aired.

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Guess who’s come to visit, all the way from Lalaland?

Lollos, the singing, dancing Afrikaans show that is sure to brighten up your children’s day, is now on Showmax!

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5 must-watch #TBT movies on Showmax

Remember these brilliant, classic films from years gone by? They’re all available to stream or download on Showmax.

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How to watch HBO online

Get unlimited access to the best HBO series and documentaries with Showmax, for only R99 per month.

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Mugambi Nthiga plays a villain with a knack for comedy

This star of the Kenyan show New Beginnings, now on Showmax, says that the series is unlike any other. Here, he tells us why it’s not to be missed.

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Grace Kahaki on her “explosive” New Beginnings

We chat to Grace Kahaki, one of the few female directors taking the Kenyan TV industry to the global stage with her highly successful TV series New Beginnings, now on Showmax.

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5 movies to watch this Mandela Day

These South African films on Showmax will inspire you to live life by Mandela’s three rules: Free yourself. Free others. Serve every day.

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Emmy-nominee The Night Of is now streaming

A lot can go wrong in just one night! The Night Of sees the wrong place and the wrong time turn party plans into a nightmare ride to prison.

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WATCH: Best of HBO, Emmy edition 2017

In the wake of the Emmy nominations announcement for 2017, we’d like to welcome you to the home of Emmy love – the Best of HBO boxset on Showmax.

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All the Emmy nominees and winners on Showmax

The 69th Emmy Awards nominees were announced yesterday, and Showmax has four world-class shows in the running, plus three nominees coming soon that were also nominated, and loads of previous nominees and winners!

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On Showmax SA this weekend: 14 July

If laughter’s the best medicine, or if what you need is a strong dose of gritty drama and intrigue, Showmax brings you just what the doctor ordered this weekend.

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On Showmax Kenya this weekend

Showmax brings you sassy, sharp stand-up comedy, a twisty psychological thriller, an exclusive, addictive period drama, some of the best series and movies made on the African continent, and more this weekend.

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How to watch Mzansi Magic online

With a bumper line-up of Mzansi Magic (and kykNET and Via) shows, for South Africans both abroad and at home, Showmax delivers your local series fix.

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Die Boekklub starts a new chapter

Welcome back to Merwewille as kykNET’s beloved drama series returns. For South Africans living abroad, watch new episodes of Season 2 every Wednesday on Showmax.

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When it comes to crime series, the Brits do it best

Kojo Baffoe says that there is something about British television, especially crime series like Luther, that draws you in.

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Get your Showmax free trial voucher in Kenya

No need for a credit card – all you need to enjoy Showmax for free for 14 days is a mobile number!

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Taboo is now streaming, FIRST on Showmax

Tom Hardy’s hit new series is now streaming first in Africa only on Showmax.

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