My Brilliant Friend, the captivating drama series based on Elena Ferrante's bestselling Neapolitan Novels, is now streaming on Showmax. Here are five reasons to add the hit Italian series to your watchlist:
Yvonne Chaka Chaka has been cast in her first dramatic TV role as an evil matriarch in SABC2's first Zitsonga drama series, Giyani - Land of Blood. The singer hopes to thrill viewers with her portrayal of the evil and scheming matriarch Gladys. by Thinus Ferreira
In the second episode of the Showmax Original Trippin With Skhumba, the 2018 DStv Viewers' Choice Award: Favourite Comedian winner and 2017 Comics' Choice Comic of the Year drives over 1 000 kilometres from Jozi in his CaraCara to visit Siya Seya in the Xhosa comedian's hometown of Port Elizabeth.
"The last thing we saw from last season was Ray throwing himself into the East River," says Liev Schreiber, talking about the cliff-hanger ending to Season 5 of Ray Donovan.
Celebrating a banner year for African content acquisitions, The Africa Channel will air a collection of 20 new primetimes series representing premium drama, lifestyle, and news programming from Africa during 2019.
MultiChoice was the most awarded broadcaster at The South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTA), taking home 48 awards - more than half the total - from more than 150 SAFTA nominations.
The first episode of Showmax's third Original, Trippin With Skhumba, premieres this Thursday, 28 February 2019, building on the success of Tali's Wedding Diary, the most nominated comedy at this weekend's South African Film and Television Awards, and The Girl From St Agnes, which
Corporate social investment programmes are often treated with a healthy dose of cynicism. It's the kind of thing that looks good in a company's annual report, but how often do these schemes deliver real-world benefits?
The 2019 nominations for The South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs) were announced late last week, and for the first time in the 13-year history of the awards, a TV series produced for a video-on-demand service was in contention. The result was a surprise boost to streaming service Showmax.
MultiChoice took an early lead at The South African Film and Television Awards as the most nominated broadcaster overall, with 149 SAFTA nominations. These included the most nominated shows in all major categories: feature film, TV comedy, TV drama, soap, and telenovela.