Tag Archives: ShowMax

Showmax to stream Real Housewives of Lagos

The Real Housewives of Lagos (RHOL) is set to be the first Nigerian instalment of the award-winning franchise, which is distributed internationally by NBCUniversal Formats, a division of Universal Studio Group. This also marks the 16th international version of The Real Housewives format and the third to be adapted in Africa. RHOL will build on [...]

Showmax launches new original documentary on lockdown

Showmax announced on September 8 2021 via Twitter, the imminent release of the documentary titled United Apart SA – Lockdown Remembered. The feature marks the first documentary which aims to look at an aspect of the current status quo in the country. United Apart SA – Lockdown Remembered is a deep dive into South Africa’s [...]

Showmax released new locally produced film titled ‘Flatland’

Showmax, the streaming service giant, has announced on Twitter on September 2, the release of the Afrikaans movie Flatland on their streaming platform. The film tells the story of a young woman whose husband has been murdered. She then finds herself fleeing with her best friend across the Karoo while being pursued by a police [...]

Showmax coming up with new local TV series and movies

Showmax, the African streaming service announced new addition to its catalogue, namely, eight series and three movies, including Showmaxs first romcom telenovela and scripted West African Showmax Original.  This set of new series and movies follows a steady flow of Showmax Originals in 2021, from critically acclaimed scripted series to reality TV series. Candice Fangueiro, [...]

‘Africa and I’ documentary now available on Showmax

Since the 5th August, 2021, Showmax has brought to its subscribers a documentary about a 20-year-old Moroccan and his trips across the continent. Africa and I, a 90- minute documentary staring twenty-year-old Othmane Zolati, who had never left his home country of Morocco when he started his nearly four-year journey to Cape Town, South Africa. [...]

Showmax release new trailer for Temptation Island South Africa

Showmax has just launched the first-look trailer for Temptation Island South Africa premiering on 26 August 2021 with new episode every Thursday until November 2021. The Temptation Island South Africa trailer gives us a first glimpse of the four South African couples who were brave enough to put their love on trial. Produced by Afrokaans Film & [...]

Showmax to air new Nigerian original series

Basketmouth is set to executive produce and star in Showmax’s second Nigerian original show, ‘Ghana Jollof’. The star comedian and filmmaker recently confirmed the new collaboration between his Baron’s World production company and the top streamer. Though plot details are currently under wraps, Basketmouth announced in a statement that the show will see a collaboration [...]