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Empini S1 is now streaming on Showmax

Dive into the high-stakes world of Empini: Episode 1-2 recap

In the Empini Season 1 premiere, a vengeful daughter makes it her mission to repay her father’s betrayal. New episodes every Thursday on Showmax.

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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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Empini S1 is now streaming on Showmax

Empini S1

Meet Ndoni Themba, who makes it her life’s mission to repay her father’s betrayal by infiltrating the shady world of VIP security.

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Sorisha Naidoo in RHODurban S4 reunion

The Real Housewives of Durban S4 Reunion Part 2 recap

In Part 2 of The Real Housewives of Durban S4 reunion, the queens of Durban come dripped in gold, ready to confront the truth. All the episodes are streaming on Showmax.

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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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Nonku Williams in RHODurban S4 on Showmax

Must-see confessional looks in The Real Housewives of Durban S4

This season of The Real Housewives of Durban gave us some amazing confessional looks. Here are some of our favourite outfits from Season 4.

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The Mommy Club S2 on Showmax

5 reasons to binge-watch The Mommy Club

If you haven’t watched the new season of The Mommy Club, now’s the perfect time to binge-watch it from the beginning. All episodes are streaming, with the reunion special landing on Showmax on 10 June 2024.

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Mince Jou Hare S1 on Showmax

Mince Jou Hare S1

Frieda sets up her home-based hair salon after quitting her factory job alongside her best friend, Julia, in this delightful local sitcom.

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Siya Kolisi on Chasing the Sun 2, now streaming on Showmax

Eye-opening homegrown documentaries to stream

These unmissable South African shows and movies deliver surprising insights on the country we’re living in today.

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Youngins S1 finale on Showmax

Youngins Season 1 episodes 43-45 recap: The finale

Amo confronts her father in prison, a new grooming victim steps forward, and Principal Mthembu faces his accusers. All episodes of Showmax Original Youngins are now ready to binge on Showmax.

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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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The Real Housewives of Durban S4 Reunion Part one on Showmax

RHODurban S4 reunion part 1 serves shade and spice

Shade and spice was served on part 1 of The Real Housewives of Durban S4 reunion. Part 2 of the reunion lands on Showmax on 22 May 2024.

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The Real Housewives of Durban S4 on Showmax

The Real Housewives of Durban Season 1-4

Binge-watch all episodes of The Real Housewives of Durban Seasons 1-4, and don’t miss the juicy two-part reunion, dropping on 15 and 22 May 2024.

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The Real Housewives of Durban Season 4 on Showmax

20+ addictive South African reality shows to stream

Stream The Real Housewives of Durban, The Mommy Club, Sports Wives, Widows Unveiled and more of South Africa’s best reality shows 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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Siya Kolisi on Chasing the Sun 2, now streaming on Showmax

The guts, glory and gamesmanship of Chasing the Sun 2

The five-part docuseries Chasing the Sun 2, ready to binge on Showmax, is an emotional journey that should be compulsory viewing for all South Africans.

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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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Youngins on Showmax

Youngins Season 1 episodes 40-42 recap: A cruel world

Episodes 40-42 of Showmax Original Youngins will destroy you, as Amo finds out her father’s getting released from prison, Mahlatse loses his scholarship, and Principal Mthembu takes over the girls’ netball team. 

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Chasing the Sun 2

Chasing the Sun 2

A five-part series about the 2023 Rugby World Cup, when all of South Africa was ‘Stronger Together’ towards a historic fourth Webb Ellis trophy.

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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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The Mommy Club on Showmax

The Mommy Club Season 2 episode 12 recap: Lines in the sand

In the finale of The Mommy Club Season 2, Nozipho goes to see a medium, and Hermajesty wants closure for her husband’s death.

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