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Youngins S1 on Showmax

Youngins Season 1 episodes 10-12 recap: Bloodshed

There’s a pregnancy and an abortion in the girls’ dorms, Khaya gets suspended, and his parents are called to a principal’s meeting in episodes 10-12 of Showmax Original Youngins. 

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Malpractice S1 on Showmax

Malpractice S1

When the death of an opioid overdose victim occurs on a battle-hardened doctor’s nightmare shift, the grieving family demands an enquiry.

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Adulting Season 2 finale: Bonga and Nkanyezi’s wedding

Bonga and Nkanyezi tie the knot in the finale of Adulting Season 2. All episodes are available to binge-watch on Showmax.

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Full Circle S1 on Showmax

Steven Soderbergh on his HBO Max series Full Circle

Oscar-winning director Steven Soderbergh talks about his acclaimed HBO Max series Full Circle, now streaming on Showmax.

Youngins S1 on Showmax

Youngins Season 1 episodes 7-9 recap: Ball games

At the Freshers Ball, Amo cosies up to the principal’s prey, Khaya aces a maths test, and Tumelo gets confused by non-binary love in episodes 7-9 of Showmax Original Youngins.

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Mooiweer En Warm on Showmax

Mooiweer en Warm

Follow the lives of flea market sellers at a local church, and be drawn into the intrigue of strange new weather patterns, and the local dam that may burst.

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Full Circle is on Showmax

Full Circle S1

A star-studded, hard-hitting, mysterious limited crime series. Investigating a botched kidnapping uncovers deep secrets and multiple characters in New York City.

Celeste Loots as Amanda in Wyfie

Celeste Loots on Showmax’s university drama Wyfie

Celeste Loots talks about her lead role in Showmax’s university drama Wyfie, which she says “is not shy”. New episodes every Tuesday.

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Youngins on Showmax

Youngins Season 1 episodes 4-6: Offside rules

Khaya’s incompetence challenges Buhle’s WAG plan for success, Sefako dumps Tumelo, and Principal Mahlatse stages a dorm raid in episodes 4-6 of Showmax Original Youngins.

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Adulting S2 now on Showmax

Adulting Season 2 episode 12 recap: Love is a verb

Bonga leaves the WhatsApp group, Eric goes to therapy, Vuyani stands up to Beth and Mpho gets served a protection order in Adulting Season 2 episode 12.

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Youngins on Showmax

Youngins Season 1 episodes 1-3 recap: School is in session

Let’s recap the lessons in episodes 1-3 of Showmax Original Youngins, Tshedza Pictures’ first-ever long-running young adult drama.

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Ayakha Ntunja as Amo in Youngins

Lead actress Ayakha Ntunja on her role on Youngins S1

Ayakha Ntunja talks about her first lead role, as new girl Amo on the Showmax Original teen drama Youngins.

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Beata Bena Green as Shay in Wyfie

Beáta Bena Green on her role in Showmax Original Wyfie

Actress and former Miss Teen SA Beáta Bena talks about her breakthrough drama role as Shay in Showmax Original Wyfie. 

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Essex County S1 is on Showmax

Essex County S1

A strange, powerful and emotive limited series. Four characters whose lives are linked together slowly make connections that may save them.

David Oyelowo as Bass Reeves in Lawmen: Bass Reeves on Showmax

10 facts about the real-life Bass Reeves

David Oyelowo and Yellowstone creator Taylor Sheridan’s latest project, Lawmen: Bass Reeves, is the wildest of Wild West tales about how an enslaved man became a legendary US Marshal. 

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Adulting S2 on Showmax

Adulting Season 2 episode 11: Taken

Ncumisa gets kidnapped, two women tell Mpho to get lost, and Bonga proposes to Nkanyezi in Adulting Season 2 episode 11. 

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Luca Human in Trompoppie

Luca Human on her breakthrough role in Trompoppie

Child star Luca Human talks about her breakthrough role in the twisty Showmax Original Trompoppie. All episodes are available to binge.

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Wyfie on Showmax

Wyfie S1

An edgy, youthful and urban Afrikaans drama that follows four friends as they navigate the complicated world of university life.

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Youngins on Showmax

Youngins S1

When a teen flees from a family tragedy in rural KZN to a boarding school in Jozi, she gets entangled in a scandal of epic proportions.

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Red Ink is on Showmax

Red Ink S1

When publicist and ex-journalist Lucy Khambule receives an unexpected call from a convicted serial killer, her life takes a dramatic turn.

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Adulting S2 is on Showmax

Adulting Season 2 episode 10 recap: We’re losing it

Vuyani takes a huge step back, Zithulele catches Mpho lying again, Eric winds up in handcuffs, and Bonga is disorderly in Adulting S2 episode 10.

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Amy Jephta on writing Showmax Original Catch Me A Killer

Lead writer Amy Jephta talks about adapting serial-killer profiler Micki Pistorius’s memoir for series Catch Me A Killer, now streaming on Showmax.

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Adulting S2 is streaming on Showmax

Adulting Season 2 episode 9 recap: Fight night

A vengeful husband humiliates Vuyani at gunpoint, Eric has a showdown with Ncumisa, Bonga throws a tantrum at Nkanyezi, and Mpho refs a screaming match between his wife and mistress in Adulting S2 episode 9.

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Youngins is on Showmax

Tshedza Pictures introduces new teen drama Youngins

Introducing Youngins, a new Showmax Original from the iEmmy-nominated Tshedza Pictures, now streaming on Showmax.

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