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Critical darlings ‘Raw’ & ‘A Ghost Story’ come first and only to Showmax in SA

PRESS RELEASE A Ghost Story and Raw are coming first and only to Showmax in South Africa this October, just in time for Halloween. Both arthouse favourites have a 91% critics score on Rotten Tomatoes. Raw Raw shocked Cannes in 2016, winning the FIPRESCI Critics Prize, then became the talk of Toronto, where audiences reportedly walked out, threw up, and […]

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Here’s Where You Can Stream The Creepiest Show This Halloween

PRESS RELEASE With Halloween less than a month away, start getting in the mood by binge-watching Channel Zero: The No-End House, the second installment of the acclaimed anthology series, where each season is based on a ‘creepypasta’ – a term for horror-related legends passed around the internet. The first season followed Mike Painter’s growing obsession with the children’s […]

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Meet The Award-Winning Cast of ‘Trevor Noah presents Nationwild’ and Watch The Trailer

From the South African Comic Choice Awards to the Emmy Awards, September is an important time for comedy. And one of the biggest highlights is Trevor Noah presents NationWild, a 13-part comedy showcase coming to Showmax this Heritage Day, 24 September 2018. Trevor handpicked all 13 comedians featured. Each episode features a short introductory set by […]

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Doctor Who, Dirty Dancing And Everything Coming to Showmax in September 2018

Entering Spring, this September we have plenty keeping us busy on Showmax with plenty of firsts in South Africa, such as Doctor Who season 10, LA to Vegas, and The Magicians season 3.  03 September LA To VegasThe Magicians S3Impastor S1-2Casual S3MosaicMistresses S1-4Playing House S2Southside With YouTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles S3Sri Lanka vs. SA TestCricket MilestonesPhil 101 S1AbrahamPro DieSuurlemonNecktie YouthShepherds […]

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Hit mermaid horror ‘Siren’ now streaming first on Showmax

PRESS RELEASE “On ‘Siren,‘ The Little Mermaid grows up and fights back.” Refinery29 The number one ranked new cable drama for young adults in the USA, according to Freeform 94% critics rating, Rotten Tomatoes ”’The Vampire Diaries’ for mermaids” Forbes Zimbabwean-South African actress Sibongile Mlambo  (‘Teen Wolf,’ ‘Lost in Space’) stars as a mermaid • Now […]

5 reasons ‘Younger’ is the romcom to keep you warm this winter

PRESS RELEASE If you’re late to one of the most popular rom-coms on Showmax, Younger is the story of single-mom Liza Miller (Tony winner Sutton Foster, who was nominated for a Critics Choice Award this year for the role). Divorced at 40, she reboots her career and love-life by pretending to be in her late-twenties. Soon she […]

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Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger: ‘The superhero show of the summer’ is now first and only on Showmax

PRESS RELEASE Marvel’s Cloak and Dagger is now available on Showmax. 86% critics rating on Rotten Tomatoes “The superhero show of the summer.” Vulture ”Exactly what a superhero TV show should be.” USA Today “Not just one of the best superhero premieres of the year; it is poised to become one of the best TV […]