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If you’re craving a quirky, fun musical comedy, a hit of new Ray Donovan episodes, an action-thriller with an all-star cast, an old-fashioned romance, a dose of Richard Gere in full singing-and-dancing mode, or some light-hearted South African reality shows, then you’re in the right place. These freshly launched series and movies on Showmax will suit every palate and satisfy every kind of TV appetite this weekend.

New series: Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Season 1

Rebecca is an ace New York lawyer. Then a chance meeting with a former lover makes her leave everything behind and move to California seeking love, happiness and contentment. Watch now »

New season: Ray Donovan, Season 4

After taking on the Minassians, Ray, no doubt, will fight for family. But his family also gives him many demons to face, plus there are more jobs that need fixing… Watch now »

New movie: Oldboy

Imprisoned for years by an unknown enemy, a man is suddenly released. Unfortunately, his nightmare is just beginning, in this dark thriller that will keep you guessing. Starring Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Olsen, Samuel L Jackson and South Africa’s own Sharlto Copley. Watch now »

New movie: The Courage to Love

Set in the sultry surroundings of 1800s New Orleans, a noble woman has to choose between love and her devotion to her family and church. Watch now »

Editor’s Choice movie: Chicago

A housewife who killed her lover finds herself in prison with her idol, vaudevillian Velma Kelly. Now the two murderesses must battle it out for the public’s favour to save them from the gallows, complete with song, dance and All That Jazz. Watch now »

New boxset: Winter Warmer Collection

Fire it up with a total of 23 steamy, seductive and sultry shows, including Suits, Younger and the Affair. They’re sure to warm your heart and bring a little heat to the winter chill. Watch now »

New SA series: Goal Diggerz, Seasons 1-2

A whirlwind tour through the lives of Africa’s most successful footballers as they make their mark in Europe. Watch now »

New season of an SA series: Die Fortuinsoekers, Season 2

The popular reality treasure hunting show returns, now hunting the legacy behind Barney Barnato and South Africa’s diamonds. Will any of the contestants beat the rest and walk away rich? Watch now »

New season of an SA series: Mo Love, Season 2

Find out how comedian Tol A$$ Mo and his wife Mome Nale navigate life with hectic schedules and a toddler thrown in the mix in the second season of their reality show. Watch now »


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