8 August 2017
Watch Carte Blanche overseas express from SA, with Showmax
We interrupt this broadcast to bring you breaking news: M-Net’s Carte Blanche launches for Showmax overseas subscribers today (Tuesday, 8 August) with a special 90-minute feature on one of SA’s most talented celebrity exports, Trevor Noah. Devi goes to Trevor’s new home of New York City to interview him on the set of the Daily Show ahead of his stand-up comedy tour of South Africa next week. Watch now »
Going forward, new episodes of Carte Blanche will be aired on Showmax on Tuesdays, express from South Africa within 48 hours of the M-Net broadcast. This means that, wherever you are in the world, if you’re a Showmax overseas subscriber, you can catch up on all the political, scandalous, uplifting and intriguing stories from home.
Please note: Carte Blanche is only available to international Showmax subscribers in Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, San Marino, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom and United States. Not all titles are available in all territories. Showmax brings you the best South African series and movies, from the classics to the latest releases, from complete box sets to kids’ favourites.
Original African stories by local talent
The Showmax Original docuseries The Illuminated explores different religious movements in South Africa. Premieres 6 March 2024.
The crime comedy Koek, starring Cindy Swanepoel, now streaming on Showmax, with new episodes every Thursday.
Ekhaya Backpackers S1
Stream the Showmax Original comedy series Ekhaya Backpackers, with new episodes every Thursday.
Cheta M explores the love story between Adanna and Nnanna, young lovers who battle the spiritual and political forces in their way. Stream now, with new episodes Wednesday to Friday.
Stream Tshedza Pictures’s first teen drama, Showmax Original Youngins, with three new episodes every week.
Sadau Sisters S1
Rahma, Zainab, Aisha, and Fatima Sadau pull back the curtain on their family, fame, and lifestyle. Stream now on Showmax.
Stream Afrikaans university drama Wyfie, following four mismatched res roommates, with new weekly episodes.
Catch Me A Killer
Stream the brand-new Showmax Original crime series based on a serial-killer profiler’s memoir. New episodes land every week.
The Mommy Club - back and better!
Red Ink is now streaming
More Mzansi gold
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.
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.
The Real Housewives of Durban S4: Zama gets put in the hot seat
In episode 4 of The Real Housewives of Durban S4, the ladies confront Zama during Jojo’s country-themed housewarming. New episodes every Wednesday on Showmax.
Cindy Swanepoel takes the cake in her first Showmax Original
Showmax Original Koek is an Afrikaans crime comedy about a Cape Town housewife who is inadvertently plunged into the criminal underworld.