9 series that are FIRST and only on Showmax

Showmax is the only place you’ll find these irresistible series, adored by fans and critics alike.

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Showmax Hacks: 7 cheap(ish) ways to get Showmax on your non-smart TV

So you want to watch Showmax, but you don’t want to squint at your smartphone or tablet, you don’t want to set up your laptop on the coffee table, and you don’t want to buy a smart TV? There may be hope.

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The V&A Waterfront finally gets its own series

From the 11th of October, express episodes of Waterfront, a kykNET and Showmax co-production, will come to Showmax subscribers’ screens. The dark family drama is set in the nooks and crannies of one of SA’s most iconic tourist destinations.

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On Carte Blanche this week: 19 September

Weekly episodes of Carte Blanche land on Showmax for our subscribers abroad within 48 hours of the SA broadcast. Here are this week’s stories.

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WATCH: South Park hijacks guy’s smart device – and it’s hilarious

See the chaos that ensues as the first episode of South Park Season 21 hijacks people’s smart home devices. South Park Season 21 comes to Showmax fresh from the US broadcast in weekly episodes.

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South Park Season 21, episode 1, is now on Showmax

White People Renovating Houses, the first episode of South Park’s 21st season, is now on Showmax, with weekly episodes available fresh from the USA.

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Don’t miss these Emmy winners on Showmax

The Primetime Emmy Awards took place last night: here are some of the series that took home the most coveted awards, all available to binge on Showmax.

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Happy 40th birthday, Mr Hardy!

Let’s all raise a glass to Tom Hardy, the star of gritty period drama Taboo, first and only on Showmax. Today, Mr Hardy turned the big four-oh.

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What to watch on Showmax Kenya this weekend: 15 September

Here are the new series, movies and Kenyan shows added this week.

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What to watch on Showmax SA: 15 September

Here are the new series, movies and local shows added this week. Get your binge on.

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TechCrunch, September 2017

Jumia and Safaricom CEOs, Showmax and EchoVC heads top Battlefield Africa lineup.

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From Teletubbies to Thomas, Showmax brings you a whole new world of friends

Life’s peachy if you’re a kid with access to Showmax, where, every week, new shows and movies are added especially for you.

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5 reasons every Kenyan should watch Power

The drama starring Omari Hardwick and 50 Cent is more than just a pretty face. Seasons 1 and 2 are now on Showmax.

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Saints and Sinners, Seasons 1-3, now on Showmax

Watch this hugely popular Mzansi Magic series, about two families struggling to keep the skeletons in their closets, from the very beginning right through to the end of Season 3 on Showmax.

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The complete series of Younger, S1-4, is ready and waiting

The final episode of Younger, Season 4 has just launched on Showmax, fresh and express from the US. Now you can binge on the trendiest romcom from its very first episode right through to the finale.

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On Carte Blanche this week for Showmax overseas subscribers: 12 September

It’s been another bad week for PR firm Bell Pottinger. Find out why in this week’s Carte Blanche, freshly launched on Showmax for subscribers living abroad. New episodes air on Showmax express from SA every week!

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10 epic book-to-screen adaptations on Showmax

How true are these series and movies to the books that inspired them?

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The real history behind Game of Thrones

Ever wondered how many of the events and characters in Game of Thrones were inspired by real life?

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Got DStv Premium? Showmax can now be included in your subscription for mahala

Get access to over 25 000 TV show episodes, movies, kids’ shows and documentaries to watch on multiple devices from the big screen to your smartphone – without paying a cent extra. How? Simply link your Showmax account to your DStv account – and that’s it!

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Showmax special deals from Vodacom

Data bundles just for video? At a lower price than normal data? Now that’s cool.

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Showmax and hi bundle deal

Want a three-month Showmax voucher, plus some free data thrown in to stream your favourite shows? That’s what you’ll get when you buy a smartphone from hi, available at more than 1 800 The Foschini Group stores including Markham, Foschini, Sportscene, Totalsports and hi-online.

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How to get three months of Showmax for only Ksh250

Follow these steps to use M-Pesa to pay only 250 bob for three months of Showmax, worth Ksh2 640!

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Small town, massive drama: HBO’s Big Little Lies is now on Showmax

Everyone knows everyone’s business in HBO’s Big Little Lies – and that’s a deadly problem!

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DStv Premium customers get Showmax at no charge

DStv Premium customers will be able to access Showmax’s catalogue of more than 25 000 TV show episodes and movies via the DStv Explora decoder, as well as the DStv Now app and their PC, laptop, mobile device, media player or smart TV.

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