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Double the horror as fresh blood comes to ShowmaxTwo freaky new South African horror movies have just descended on Showmax: Jaco Bouwer's Rage and Beer Adriaanse's Parable, both produced by Nagvlug Films (Wonderlus, Hotel). These are the first two Showmax Original movies, as well as the streaming service's first foray into horror. 2 Apr 2020 Read more

Truth is stranger than fiction in documentary Three Identical Strangers
  • Won the Special Jury Prize for Documentary Storytelling at Sundance
  • Nominated for three Emmys and a BAFTA
  • Won a Critics' Choice Documentary Award
  • #3 Best Documentaries of 2018, #9 Best Limited-Release Movies of 2018, with a 97% critics score on Rotten Tomatoes
  • 81/100 aggregated critics rating, Metacritic
  • The most-watched CNN Film premiere ever
  • 5.2m views across two trailers on YouTube
 31 Mar 2020 Read more

Controversial series imagines if Africa ruled the world
  • Based on Malorie Blackman's award-winning novels

  • No. 1 show across all channels when it premiered on 5 March 2020 in Britain

  • Largely shot in South Africa, with SA's Masali Baduza in the lead role

  • Also starring BAFTA winner Jack Rowan (Born to Kill, Peaky Blinders)

  • 82% critics rating, Rotten Tomatoes
  •  31 Mar 2020 Read more

    Thought the #Somhale wedding was OTT, wait until you hear about the cakes!Somgaga recently told the press that it was actually his love, Mohale Motaung, who made the most outrageous requests for their two weddings. "He wanted a 30-tier cake. He wanted to arrive on a horse cart with 12 white horses," Somizi Mhlongo shared with Channel24. 30 Mar 2020 Read more

    Westworld knocks it out the park in season 3
    • Now starring Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad's Jesse Pinkman)
    • Winner of seven Emmys, including Best Supporting Actress (Thandie Newton)
    • Nominated for four Golden Globes, including Best Drama Series
    • #69, IMDB's Top Rated TV of All Time, with an 8.7/10 rating
    • 84% critics' rating, Rotten Tomatoes
     27 Mar 2020 Read more

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