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If you’re not on holiday yet, never mind – Showmax has the perfect line-up of shows to help you escape from reality for a few hours, or even the whole weekend.
Here are the shows that were added this week.
They are finally a team, but these young superheroes have caught Pride’s attention and now have to run from the law. Yet a dark secret sparks rebellion among the villains, giving the Runaways a gap to fight back. Watch Season 1 now »
S2 is available from 24 December 2018
What happens when the cops are criminals? This series focuses on such a gang, which will stop at nothing to protect itself – even killing other officers. Don’t miss this first-rate thriller, produced by Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson. Watch now »
Chicago is one of the US’s most dangerous cities, especially for black residents. Emmett, Brandon, Ronnie and Kevin are all trying to make a life in the South Side neighbourhood when an act of violence connects them unexpectedly. Watch now »
For the full list of series added in December, read this post.
Join Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May in this much-loved show for petrol heads. The long-running series sees ordinary and extraordinary cars put to the test, ridiculous challenges and a host of celebrity guests. Watch now »
For the full list of documentaries added in December, go here.
It’s Christmas in the Pig household and everyone is invited for a great big party! Who will show up and what gifts will they bring? And is there a chance we’ll see Santa Claus himself? Watch now »
Oggy is a lazy cat, content with eating and watching television. But his three cockroach housemates Joey, Marky and Dee Dee are always causing trouble. Still, Oggy wouldn’t want it any other way in this funny and exciting series. Watch now »
Gumball the cat always has a scheme going, but usually not a good one. Yet he never stops trying, because he never learns his lesson! Luckily for him, his sister Anais and his friends put up with it… sorta. Watch now »
It’s that time of year when friends and family celebrate the holidays. But Princess Twilight Sparkle is too busy to join in on the fun. Can Pinkie Pie, Fluttershy, Applejack, Rarity, and Rainbow Dash help her out? Watch now »
Camp Everfree needs urgent repairs, so Rarity signs up for a music video competition with a big prize. The Crystal Prep Academy Shadowbolts sign up too – and steal her idea! It’s up to the girls to set things right again. Watch now »
Daring Do is an exciting new movie and the girls get to be a part of it. But when some special props go missing, filming might have to be cancelled immediately. Can the girls get to the bottom of the mystery Watch now »
Sunset Shimmer’s magical journal is finished so she heads to Equestria and brings Starlight Glimmer back with her. Plus, an angry Juniper Montage discovers an enchanted mirror… and she’s not afraid to use it. Watch now »
The discovery of Thanos’ asteroid kickstarts a vast and dangerous adventure for the Guardians, but not without a lot of other missions along the way, including zombies and symbiotes, in this exciting new season. Watch now »
South African additions
Christmas is all fun and games… until someone lets the comedians in! Join Schalk Bezuidenhout, Donovan Goliath, Dusty Rich and Glen Biderman-Pam in this hilarious comedy special, perfect for the end of the year. Watch now »
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