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Go behind the scenes of Game of Thrones Season 8

While you wait for the grand finale to land on Showmax on Monday, 20 May, go inside each exquisite episode of Season 8 to find out how it was made.

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The Good Fight is everything fans of The Good Wife need in a legal drama

Have you missed intense personal drama, courtroom theatrics and brilliant social commentary? Look no further, The Good Fight is here to satisfy those cravings.

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Die Spreeus episode 6: Haunted by his past

New episodes of Die Spreeus now land on Showmax 24 hours before the kykNET broadcast, so subscribers are the first to get all their supernatural thrills. Here’s a recap of episode 6 to get you caught up before episode 7 lands on Monday, 20 May.

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WATCH: Game of Thrones Season 8 episode 6 preview

The final episode lands on Showmax on Monday, 20 May at 22:00. Who will rule the Seven Kingdoms when all is said and done?

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PICS: Game of Thrones – The Bells

Thanks to Daenerys’s urge to purge the Seven Kingdoms of Cersei Lannister’s rule, which included wiping every one of her subjects off the face of the Earth, King’s Landing is no more. Here are images of the carnage.

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Die Spreeus episode 5: Peace at the pulpit

New episodes of Die Spreeus now arrive on Showmax 24 hours before the DStv broadcast, every Monday evening. Here’s what happened last week – catch up before streaming episode 6!

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This week on Carte Blanche: 14 May

From election results to the problem with pedigreed dogs, no stone is left unturned and no big story is left unreported by the Carte Blanche team.

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Addicted to Survivor? Visit Showmax for a reality TV overload

Survivor is the granddaddy of reality shows and it’s still going strong. Visit four different exotic and treacherous locations on Showmax when you stream four different versions of the show.

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Counterpart is Cold War fable in modern guise

A compellingly watchable show, it combines spy nostalgia, the mysterious allure of Berlin and a little supernatural sizzle with a parallel reality. S1 is on Showmax, with S2 arriving on 3 June 2019.

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Ring of Lies: May the best man win

Boxing rivals Neo and Kabelo aren’t just fighting for the number-one spot; they’re competing for Sli’s heart too – and their battle is about about to turn ugly.

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5 series and movies featuring our favourite fearless girls

“Though she be but little, she is fierce,” wrote Shakespeare in A Midsummer Night’s Dream 400 years ago. But he may as well have been writing about these feisty youngsters in series and movies that you’ll find on Showmax.

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The Herd: MaMngadi gives Smanga shocking news to save her family

She’s always got a trick up her sleeve – but we’re not sure even she could she lie about her son’s paternity just to buy herself some time to figure out what to do with her brother-in-law.

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The River: Mbali and Faith kidnapped

New episodes of the gripping telenovela arrive on Showmax every weekday, within 15 minutes of the 1Magic broadcast.

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Everything you need to know about the reboot of Charmed

Witches, wands and a whole new world – here’s why we’re spellbound by the 2018 version of the 90s classic fantasy series.

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WATCH: Game of Thrones Season 8 episode 5 preview

The penultimate episode of the final season lands on Showmax at 22:00 on Monday, 13 May. The troops are preparing for battle, and everyone but Cersei is approaching the coming war with trepidation.

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What does MaZet’s return in Lockdown S4 mean for her fellow prisoners?

Her journey through four seasons on the Mzansi Magic drama shows us that any prison term can become a life sentence.

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7 series starring delicious men on Showmax

It’s our Mother’s Day gift to you – the TV equivalent of a box of chocolates.

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The top 10 moments in The Bachelor SA

Secrets, tantrums, tears and steamy smooches ranked among The Bachelor SA’s best moments. The full boxset is now on Showmax.

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5 reasons The Fixer was made to be binge-watched

Who wouldn’t watch a show by Shonda Rhimes about a powerful black woman who’s good at fixing other people’s lives while also having an affair with the President of the United States?

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Watch this documentary to remember Brenda Fassie, 15 years after her death

South Africa’s beloved MaBrrr passed away on 9 May 2004, 15 years ago today. The eye-opening documentary about her life, Brenda Fassie: Not A Bad Girl, is now streaming on Showmax.

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Look out for some sinister new faces in The Herd Season 2

New episodes of The Herd Season 2 come express to Showmax every week, where you can catch up on the whole of Season 1, too.

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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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On Carte Blanche this week: 7 May

From analysing the electorate ahead of 8 May to to discussing the value of end-of-life doulas to discovering more about the world’s first women-only motor sports series, the Carte Blanche team has it all this week.

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5 shows to stream ahead of Election Day 2019

These South African documentary series, movies and feature films on Showmax offer fascinating food for thought for your pre-Election Day viewing.

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