New ShowMax users to get free Vodacom data

2017-03-27 17:02

ShowMax, in conjunction with Vodacom, announced a major addition to the ShowMax service.

Discover the truth about your favourite sports in this cool show

2017-03-19 06:02

This unique format explores a diverse range of topics in the world of sport.

Watch Fanie Fourie's Lobola on ShowMax

2017-02-26 06:00

Join a stellar South African cast in a story that sees Fanie take Dinky – a fiery Zulu woman – to an Afrikaans family wedding.

6 ways to while away your weekend

2017-02-18 08:01

Got weekend plans? No? Good. These six shows available on internet TV this weekend will occupy TV fans of all persuasions.

11 Oscar movies to catch on ShowMax

2017-02-17 06:01

To celebrate the highlight of awards season in Hollywood, ShowMax is now offering a stellar line-up of previous Oscar winners.

4 near-disastrous Valentine’s Day fails

2017-02-14 08:14

Here are four of our favourite Valentine’s Day fails in TV comedies, all of which are available to stream or download on ShowMax.

6 hot shows to binge-watch this weekend

2017-02-03 15:10

Here’s our pick of 6 of the best shows to stream back-to-back this weekend.

SA’s 10 most lekker Afrikaans shows

2017-01-30 14:07

Local programming is becoming more popular by the minute, which is why so many South Africans love these piekfyn Afrikaans series and movies.

Why pirates want you to download free movies & TV shows

2017-01-12 07:01

Did you ever stop to wonder why pirate sites offer TV shows and movies for free? Here’s a hint: it’s a business and not a hobby, and it could cost you a lot of money.

9 holiday movies for the whole family

2016-12-14 05:01

Staycationing this year? Hooray! That means loads of time with the family catching up and relaxing with your favourite movies.


7 ways to get your sports fix this weekend

2017-03-24 11:02

Covering everything from MotoGP to MMA, the sports documentaries you can stream on Showmax and Netflix this weekend will boost your fan levels to the extreme.

The ‘McDonald’s’ of streaming seeks disrupting ShowMax, Netflix

2017-03-08 13:48

Iflix, a video-streaming service with customers mostly in Southeast Asia, has raised $90m to take on Netflix and Naspers in Africa and the Middle East.

ShowMax lures 172 000 with its Poland expansion

2017-02-21 17:00

ShowMax launched in Poland last week pulling in 172 000 subscribers on its launch day.

10 things you didn't know about the Godfather

2017-02-17 22:01

Relive the rise and fall of The Godfather as the trilogy comes to ShowMax. Here are 10 things that will surprise you.

ShowMax is now available in Poland

2017-02-15 15:38

In a move set to expand its global footprint and build on its successes to date, ShowMax is launching in Poland.

ShowMax launches new lower-priced internet TV service

2017-02-09 13:07

ShowMax has launched a new lower-priced service available exclusively to Vodacom customers on an add-to-bill basis

7 celebs who haven’t aged a day

2017-01-31 07:01

These actresses are just as gorgeous now as they were over a decade ago.

Fokofpolisiekar documentary coming to ShowMax ahead of possible new album

2017-01-18 14:15

The critically acclaimed documentary Fokofpolisiekar: Forgive Them For They Know Not What They Do will be available on ShowMax soon.

The 12 episodes of Christmas

2016-12-17 08:01

To celebrate the 12 days of Christmas, we bring you essential festive-season viewing from 12 of our favourite TV comedies.

This new show Billions is all about the moolah!

2016-12-09 05:01

Big egos and cash corrupts in drama series Billions.

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