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Walking the walk and singing the talk

Bobby and Karlien van Jaarsveld are walking miles in other people’s shoes for In Jou Skoene.

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5 reasons to start streaming My Brilliant Friend

The captivating and critically acclaimed series based on Elena Ferrante’s bestselling Neapolitan Novels is now streaming on Showmax.

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Family matters in Ray Donovan (or does it?)

Hollywood-turned-NYC fixer Ray Donovan needs all the support he can get to balance his dirty work, but his family aren’t his biggest fans. All seasons are now streaming on Showmax.

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Get your tickets for the Trippin With Skhumba live stand-up show

See 7 of SA’s funniest comedians all on one stage, courtesy of the comedy-reality Showmax Original.

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Stream the shocking Leaving Neverland now

It’s the explosive Jackson documentary everyone is talking about, and it’s now on Showmax.

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The River: Drama at Cobra and Paulina’s wedding

Every episode of The River lands on Showmax within 15 minutes of the 1Magic broadcast. Here’s all the drama you may have missed from last week.

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Khanyi Mbau opens up about her role on Abomama

“Playing Tshidi on Abomama was very interesting because I come from a staunch Christian family,” the star said recently. Stream her hit Mzansi Magic drama now on Showmax.

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Stream these hidden-gem South African movies

They are essential viewing for all South Africans, and they are all available on Showmax.

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Love what you’ve done with the place!

Grace is an interior designer and Will is no slouch, so things must change as much as they stay the same in the 2017 season of this beloved comedy series, now on Showmax.

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Binge-watch the whole of True Detective S3

Stream every episode of the latest season of HBO’s hit crime series back to back on Showmax.

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5 TV characters we wish were real

Tyrion from Game of Thrones, Vikings’ Lagertha and more – these are the characters we’d love to meet in real life. You’ll find them all on Showmax.

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Contract killing and community theatre – what’s the difference, really?

Did you know that accidentally breaking character and laughing on stage is known as corpsing? Stream HBO’s Barry S1 on Showmax to find out why Bill Hader makes TV’s funniest hitman.

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The best burns from the Roast of AKA

The Comedy Central Roast of AKA in partnership with Showmax is now available to stream, uncut and uncensored, only on Showmax.

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The River: Is Angelina carrying Cobra’s child?

New episodes of The River land every weekday on Showmax, express from the 1Magic broadcast.

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Your Jason Statham binge-watch playlist

It’s the ultimate action-thriller movie collection, and it’s available to stream on Showmax.

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Is Liv Tyler’s Meg Abbott the only “normal” person on HBO’s The Leftovers?

Being part of a group of sinners in The Leftovers’ biblical Rapture will drive you to join a cult, says Liv Tyler.

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5 of TV’s most memorable theme songs

Music plays an integral role in turning otherwise ordinary opening sequences into works of art that deserve a second look. These series on Showmax are worth a rewatch, and not only for their excellent soundtracks.

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“Comedy needs to inspect itself a little more”

And that’s exactly what you get with 2 Dope Queens pals Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson, where nothing is off limits as they discuss topical issues from hair to body shaming to matters of a “sensitive” nature. Season 1 is now on Showmax.

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WATCH: Game of Thrones S8 – the trailer is here!

The final season of the world’s biggest show lands 15 April on Showmax. Watch Seasons 1-7 now.

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Showmax becomes first streaming service to win at SAFTAs

At the South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs) this weekend, the debut Showmax Original, Tali’s Wedding Diary, won five awards – the most of any TV comedy. This marked the first time a streaming service had won at the SAFTAs.

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Want a show about strong women? Binge Black-ish on Showmax now

Three generations of fabulousness! Is there anything the women of Black-ish can’t ace? Catch Seasons 1, 2 and 3 on Showmax now.

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The River: Lindiwe is free, but for how long?

We knew it was too good to be true that Lindiwe would be forced to finally pay for her sins. Stream every episode of The River on Showmax within 15 minutes of the 1Magic broadcast.

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Nomzamo Mbatha, Somizi and AKA up for Kids’ Choice Awards

They’re among the A-listers nominated in the Favourite South African Star category at the 2019 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, and you can find them all on Showmax.

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19 new series on Showmax in March 2019

Bring on the binge! We’ve got the boxset of Billions, the full 8 seasons of Suits, the latest episodes of Ray Donovan, Crashing and Strike Back, plus there’s the new season of SMILF to look forward to later in the month.

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