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This is a big week with Younger S5 and Fosters S5 arriving first and only on Showmax! There’s also a Fast & Furious collection that you’re going to want to check out. See what’s new on Showmax below.

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Series additions

Younger S5, E1-4 – First on Showmax

The trip to Ireland behind her, Liza is ready to move on. But then a meeting gets a little awkward in this quirky new season, first on Showmax! Watch it now »

The Fosters S5 – First on Showmax

Will Callie finally be found innocent of last season’s brutal murder? This is just the start of the final nailbiting season in this powerful drama, first on Showmax. Watch it now »

Movie additions

Fast & The Furious Collection

Image: NBC

There is no speed limit for Dom, Brian and the rest of the street racers in the first five movies of this epic high octane and genre-defining series – start your engines! Watch it now »

Killer Joe

Image: Times Media

A corrupt cop who kills for money is hired by a drug dealer to eliminate his mother. Then things will get twisted in this dark thriller starring Matthew McConaughey. Watch it now »

Helicopter Mom

Image: Times Media

She wants to be really supportive, but things get a bit out of hand in this hilarious comedy when a mom starts thinking her sexually confused teenager is gay… Watch it now »

Kids’ shows

Team Toon S1

Image: Fremantle

Four teens have a special power: the cartoons they draw come to life. So they use these to solve crimes and, if things get really tough, summon the psycho squirrel. Watch it now »

Tree Fu Tom S1-3

Image: Fremantle

Join Tom in the magical kingdom of Treetopolis, where he uses magical powers to be a superhero and save the day with the help of his many friends, including you. Watch it now »

Documentaries and sport

Children of the Light

Image: Gravitas

Archbishop Desmond Tutu fought against apartheid despite intimidation and life-threatening dangers. This documentary tells us his remarkable story through interviews and archival footage – not to be missed! Watch it now »

Tour de France

Image: Supersport

Don’t miss a moment of the world’s greatest road cycling race as SuperSport and kykNET bring you all the action and highlights of the Tour de France. Watch it now »

The Road to Peace

Image: Gravitas

He stands for a free Tibet but there is much more to the Dalai Lama, spiritual leader and inspiration to us all. Get to know him in this unique documentary. Watch it now »

Chronicles of Champion Golf Series Episode 3

Image: Supersport

What does it take to be one of the world’s best golfers? This incredible series interviews past and present champions, learning what makes them tick on the green. Watch it now »

South African additions

The River S1 Episodes 1-110 – new episodes daily

The River is set in Pretoria and follows the lives of the Dlaminis and the Mokoenas, two families from different backgrounds that are brought together and divided by the discovery of a diamond in Cullinan, just a stone’s throw away from Pretoria. Watch it now »

Lockdown S1 – S2

This fast-paced South African prison drama takes you inside a women’s prison, where power and survival is the name of the game. Watch it now »

Isibaya S4

In Thukela Valley, a century old feud between two powerful families tears a loving couple apart. The bitter feud continues in Egoli, the city of gold, where the Zungus seek to build their fortune. Can the couple’s love survive or will their families tear them apart? Watch it now »

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