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INTERVIEW: The stars of fantasy romance series A Discovery of Witches

Teresa Palmer and Matthew Goode on the “sexy”, “inspiring”, “otherworldly” love story of their characters in Sky One’s most watched series of 2018, now streaming first on Showmax.

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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 Africa.

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Will Ferrell’s No Activity is like Waiting for Godot in a cop car, but way funnier

“Sh*t happens. Eventually.” This is the tagline for this brilliant comedy series that has no right to be as funny as it is. S1-2 are now streaming first and only on Showmax.

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5 reasons Supa Modo will be your new favourite film

The multi-award-winning Kenyan superhero film is now streaming first on Showmax in Africa.

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Likarion Wainaina brings his award-winning film to Showmax

Stream Supa Modo on Showmax for a beautiful, tender, uplifting, magical story of a terminally ill young girl whose greatest dream is to become a superhero – and whose family and friends help her dream come true.

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5 things we found out about Tumi Morake in Trippin With Skhumba

In this week’s episode of the Showmax Original, Trippin With Skhumba, Tumi Morake takes Skhumba to the province she was born in, the Free State, where her father’s family lives in Bloemfontein and her mother’s in Thaba ‘Nchu.

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5 Funny People from Showmax’s new local stand-up comedy special

Now streaming first on Showmax, Funny People Africa is a six-part stand-up comedy series featuring 18 comedians from five African countries discussing life, love and chickens…

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5 reasons to binge Future Man immediately

Future Man’s combination of silly comedy and clever sci-fi has made it a rare genre hit with critics, and it’s now streaming first and only on Showmax.

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7 things to know about Salesman, this week’s star in Trippin With Skhumba

Salesman takes us on a journey to his childhood home in Mabopane township outside Pretoria – as well as the tavern that gave him his break, the stage he was sjambokked on, the stokvel he still gives money to, and the freeway he nearly died on…

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5 things you probably didn’t know about Celeste Ntuli

In the fourth episode of the Showmax Original Trippin With Skhumba, the 2018 DStv Viewers’ Choice Award: Favourite Comedian winner visits Celeste Ntuli where she grew up: eMabuyeni in KwaZulu-Natal.

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5 things to know about Schalk Bezuidenhout

The star of the third episode of the Showmax comedy-reality Original, Trippin With Skhumba, takes us back to his childhood home in Kempton Park. New episodes arrive every Thursday.

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5 things to know about Xhosa comedian Siya Seya

In the second episode of the Showmax Original Trippin With Skhumba, the comedian drives over 1 000 kilometres from Jozi in his CaraCara to visit Siya Seya in the Xhosa comedian’s hometown of Port Elizabeth.

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“It’s a whole new ball game”: Liev Schreiber on Ray Donovan S6

See how the series reinvents itself as its builds to an explosive finale that Vulture called “one of the best episodes in the show’s history.” Season 6 of Ray Donovan is first and only on Showmax.

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Season 4 of The Magicians is in unwritten territory – and it’s spellbinding

The first four episodes of the fourth season of the cult adult fantasy series are now first and only on Showmax, with new episodes arriving express from the US. Here’s what sets this new season apart.

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Comedy Central celebrates Africa’s stars with new panelists for the Roast of AKA

Davido, Pierre van Pletzen and Moshe Ndiki are the three wise men who are preparing to unite the African continent while poking fun at AKA at the upcoming Roast, which will hit Showmax uncut and uncensored on 12 March 2019.

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Papa Penny, Moonchild Sanelly and Joey Rasdien to spit fire on AKA at his Roast

Rub-a-dub-dub, three peeps in a tub – they’ll be bringing swing to the party when they join the panellists at the Comedy Central Roast of AKA, hitting Showmax uncensored and uncut on 12 March 2019.

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4 reasons to binge Sally4Ever – at your own risk

The raunchy, no-holds-barred British comedy is now streaming first and only on Showmax. Here’s why you need to devote your weekend to watching all 7 episodes.

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Trippin With Skhumba hitting your screens soon

Filming is underway on Showmax’s third Original, in which one of SA’s favourite comics will get down and dirty with a fellow South African comedian in their hometown.

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The Comedy Central Roast of AKA goes balls to the wall with panellists Mark Fish, Nina Hastie and Francois van Coke

The Roast of AKA hits Comedy Central on 11 March 2019 and the uncut, uncensored Roast lands on Showmax on 12 March.

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Already a hit with critics, The Girl From St Agnes is now streaming on Showmax

“At St Agnes, the only saint is in the name.” You can now binge all eight episodes of Showmax’s critically acclaimed first Original Drama.

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4 reasons you should be watching hit mermaid drama Siren

The first episode of Season 2 of Siren is now streaming first and only on Showmax, express from the US, with new episodes coming weekly.

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Aubrey Plaza double header first and only on Showmax

Sundance winner Ingrid Goes West and Trashiest Trailer winner The Little Hours now streaming.

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Where to find Golden Globe winner Rami Malek

Before he embodied Freddie Mercury in his award-winning role in Bohemian Rhapsody, Rami Malek played Elliot in Mr Robot. Stream all three seasons on Showmax now.

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5 reasons to book into Room 104

There’s no reason to binge Season 2 of HBO’s cult anthology series Room 104, first and only on Showmax in Africa. It’s designed to be savoured, one story at a time.

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