Showmax has been steadily ramping up its selection of local content all year but they've saved the best for last: you can now stream this year's Oscar-shortlisted drama The Wound and the African Movie Academy Awards' Best Film of 2018, Five Fingers For Marseilles.
Season two of The Deuce, which chronicles the rise of pornography and how the multibillion-dollar industry transformed American culture, is now available to binge first and only on Showmax in Africa. Here are five reasons to add the HBO hit series to your watchlist right now:
History's breakthrough drama Vikings has made the likes of Travis Fimmel (Ragnar Lothrok) and Katheryn Winnick (Lagertha) household names, but in many ways the true hero of the series is creator Michael Hirst (Elizabeth, The Tudors), who has single-handedly written every episode, bar one,
The second half of Vikings season five is now streaming first and only on Showmax, with new episodes coming weekly every Thursday, express from the US. Here are six reasons you should be watching HISTORY's breakthrough drama.
The Girl From St Agnes, Showmax's first original drama, wrapped in November after filming in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands and Johannesburg. The eight-part whodunnit premieres on Showmax on 31 January 2019.