Multichoice plans to make 52 local movies the next year - and saw streaming subscriber double

2019-06-22 08:17

Multichoice said it plans to increase its percentage of the total general entertainment spent on local content to 45% by 2022, up from 40% this year.

Showmax ad of binge-watching at work doesn’t set a bad example, SA’s ad authority says

2019-02-05 08:39

The Advertising Regulatory Board has dismissed a complaint that showing someone binge-watching movies and series on Showmax at work sets a bad example for kids.

Get The Girlfriend Experience for free this summer

2018-11-14 15:58

It’s been called “TV’s most adult show” and “the most compelling drama on TV”, and now, thanks to the Vodacom and Showmax summer deal, you can binge-watch both seasons of sexy series The Girlfriend Experience for free.

More South Africans say they watch Showmax than Netflix – but SABC1 and YouTube are tops

2018-10-29 06:49

A new survey of the Broadcast Research Council of South Africa looked at brands and services winning in SA – and the local streaming service is holding its own against the US giant, if only just.

The Queen S3 + more homegrown shows to stream daily on Showmax

2018-09-26 13:33

Here are just a few of the SA series available on Showmax for your binge-watching pleasure.

The women of Harlots and where you know them from

2018-09-18 09:26

Following a highly successful first season, British-American period drama Harlots has returned for a second season of sex, feminism, suspense and corsetry.

Meet the 5 richest families in Africa

2018-08-30 09:37

Here are 5 of the richest families in Africa.

11 awesome series with powerful female lead characters

2018-08-20 15:26

Here are shows with badass, fascinating females in lead roles to binge-watch this Women’s Month:

5 Bad-Ass Villains on Local TV

2018-08-06 11:33

Here are 5 devilish divas and villainous bad boys who are currently shaking things up on South African television.

Local star Sibongile Mlambo on transforming into a mermaid

2018-07-27 07:37

Zimbabwean-born actress Sibongile Mlambo is taking on a whole new adventure that will have viewers captivated.


Where to watch The River and more dramas online

2019-06-12 11:07

Binge your heart out, or keep up to speed with your daily and weekly dramas, now streaming on Showmax and DStv Now.

Get your dose of laughter with these local comedy gems

2018-11-23 15:40

This summer, gather your friends and family together and laugh until your stomach hurts with the stellar local comedy on Showmax, all available to stream any time, anywhere.

18 of the best series on Showmax

2018-11-14 15:58

From Vikings to Doctor Who, here’s our pick of 18 brilliant series currently only available to watch on Showmax.

5 wedding tips you can actually use from Our Perfect Wedding

2018-10-03 09:55

Here are some incredibly useful tips you can actually use for your upcoming wedding.

8 Must-see South African movies and why they’re worth a watch

2018-09-18 10:25

Here are 8 must-see local films that all share an Mzansi narrative in their own way.

All Princess Diana ever wanted

2018-08-31 08:50

Discover more about the People’s Princess in documentary Princess Diana’s ‘Wicked’ Stepmother.

8 ways Showmax has upped its game

2018-08-24 09:53

Over the last three years, Showmax has made some big improvements.

8 of the most binge-watched shows (and why you need to watch them now)

2018-08-08 09:59

Here are some of most binge-watched shows you need to watch next.

#TheRiver: Where is the real Cullinan Diamond at?

2018-08-02 11:29

If there’s one thing that we’ve learnt from 1Magic’s The River, it’s that the diamond industry can be hella shady. See what happened to the largest diamond ever found in South Africa.

These 5 series will keep you hooked

2018-07-12 09:09

Don’t worry about how to kick back and relax over the winter weekends this July, because we’ve got you covered!

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