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Empini is on Showmax

Director Eric Mogale on working on the action-packed series Empini

The multi-SAFTA winner talks about directing Empini, now streaming on Showmax, with new episodes every Thursday.

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The Real Housewives of Durban S4 on Showmax

The Real Housewives of Durban S4: Sorisha walks out in tears

OG Durban Housewife Sorisha Naidoo talks about the jaw-dropping reunion of The Real Housewives of Durban Season 4. All episodes are now ready to binge on Showmax.

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The Real Housewives of Durban Season 4 on Showmax

Best reality shows to stream on Showmax in May

Stream Part 2 of The Real Housewives of Durban reunion; new episodes of The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City, and Nairobi; and so much more!

Bianca Flanders as Julia in Mince Jou Hare on Showmax

Comedy legend David Isaacs on Mince Jou Hare

Comedy legend David Isaacs talks about directing the new Showmax Original comedy series Mince Jou Hare, now streaming on Showmax, with new episodes every Monday.

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Exclusive interview with Brentford’s Yoane Wissa

Exclusive interview with Brentford’s Yoane Wissa

Showmax chats to Wissa about life in the Premier League and gives us insight into how the support for Brentford has grown in the DR Congo since his debut for the club.

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Youngins is on Showmax

Kealeboga Masango on playing Buhle in Showmax Original Youngins

Rising star Kealeboga Masango talks about her breakthrough role as Buhle, the head girl of Olifantsfontein in Youngins. All episodes are streaming on Showmax.

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Ntombee Ngcobo-Mzolo as the host of The Mommy Club S2 reunion

Ntombee Ngcobo-Mzolo to host The Mommy Club S2 reunion

Ntombee Ngcobo-Mzolo will host the reunion special for The Mommy Club S2, premiering on 10 June 2024 on Showmax.

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The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip South Africa on Showmax

LaConco on The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip – South Africa

Showmax releases first-look trailer of The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip – South Africa and LaConco talks about the reality series. Premiering 27 May on Showmax.

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Nomzamo Mbatha as Alexa in Assassin on Showmax

Nomzamo Mbatha on working with Bruce Willis in Assassin

South African star Nomzamo Mbatha talks about starring opposite Bruce Willis in his final movie, Assassin, now streaming on Showmax.

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Nqobile Sipamla on Empini on Showmax

Nqobile Sipamla joins the cast of Showmax Original Empini

Showmax drops the trailer for Empini, giving us our first glimpse of Nqobile Sipamla. Premiering on 23 May, with new episodes on Thursdays.

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Melissa de Vries and Bianca Flanders as Frieda and Julia in Mince Jou Hare

Mince Jou Hare: Shimmy Isaacs on her Showmax Original sitcom

Watch the trailer for Mince Jou Hare, a feel-good, small-town sitcom, premiering 20 May 2024 on Showmax.

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The Real Housewives of Durban Season 4 on Showmax

The Real Housewives of Durban on the upcoming reunion

The RHODurban cast share their thoughts ahead of The Real Housewives of Durban S4 reunion, hosted by MaBlerh. The reunion will air on Showmax on 15 and 22 May 2024. 

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Kristen Raath as Kyla in Wyfie on Showmax

Kristen Raath on her funniest, and most humiliating moment, on the set of Wyfie

Kristen Raath talks about her funniest and most humiliating moment on the university drama Wyfie, now streaming on Showmax.

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Matt Smith as Daemon Targaryen and Emma D’Arcy as Rhaenyra Targaryen in House of the Dragon

Season 2 of the HBO Original drama series House of the Dragon streaming in Africa from 17 June

Season 2 of the HBO’s Emmy-winning series House of the Dragon is set to debut June 17th on M-Net and Showmax, express from the US.

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Gbemisola Ikumelo in Black Ops on Showmax

BAFTA winner Gbemisola Ikumelo talks about Black Ops now streaming on Showmax

BAFTA winning actress and writer Gbemisola Ikumelo talks about the 6-part comedy crime-thriller Black Ops, now streaming on Showmax.

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Koek S1 on Showmax

“This type of story has never been told in Afrikaans.” Koek director

SAFTA and Silwerskerm-winning director and cinematographer Johannes Pieter Nel talks about directing the critically acclaimed crime comedy Koek, now streaming on Showmax.

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MaBlerh as the host ofThe Real Housewives of Durban Season 4 reunion on Showmax

MaBlerh to host The Real Housewives of Durban reunion for the second year in a row

MaBlerh to host The Real Housewives of Durban reunion for the second year in a row. The two-part reunion will stream on 15 May and 22 May 2024. 

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Minnie Dlamini in The Showmax Roast of Minnie Dlamini

Must-watch trailer for The Showmax Roast of Minnie Dlamini

See the trailer for The Showmax Roast of Minnie Dlamini, premiering on Showmax this Friday, 26 April 2024.

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Nambitha Ben-Mazwi stars as Ndoni in Empini

Nambitha Ben-Mazwi stars in Showmax Original Empini

Multi-award winner Nambitha Ben-Mazwi leads new Showmax Original Empini. The action-packed drama series premieres on Showmax 23 May 2024.

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Three-time SAFTA winner Siyabonga Thwala stars as Khaya in Empini

Siyabonga Thwala stars in action-packed Empini

Showmax announces new action-drama series Empini, starring three-times SAFTA winner Siyabonga Thwala. Premieres 23 May on Showmax.

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Simphiwe Ngema as Zanele in The Winning Ticket on Showmax

Simphiwe Ngema talks The Winning Ticket, and staying grounded

Actress Simphiwe Ngema discusses her new Showmax film The Winning Ticket, embracing love and staying grounded. Now streaming on Showmax.

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Donna Cormack-Thomson as Erika in Catch Me A Killer

Donna Cormack-Thomson on her breakthrough in Catch Me A Killer

Newcomer Donna Cormack-Thomson talks about her breakthrough role as Micki’s partner, detective Erica Botha. All episodes of Catch Me A Killer are streaming on Showmax.

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Nonku Williams on The Real Housewives of Durban Season 3

Nonku on The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip – South Africa

Nonku Williams of RHODurban talks about appearing in The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip – South Africa, coming soon to Showmax.

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The Mommy Club S2 on Showmax

The best reality series hitting Showmax screens in April 2024

Catch the new season of The Mommy Club, the highly anticipated reunion of The Real Housewives of Lagos, the charm of Jerrod Carmichael’s docuseries and more on Showmax. 

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