SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE
SIGN IN SEARCH MENU
SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE


ShowMax

Broadcast on: Online
Active from: 19 Aug 2015

About

ShowMax is a subscription video on demand internet service which can be accessed via web browser, smartphones, tablets and selected smart TVs, offering a wide range of movies and television series, both local and international.

AVAILABILITY

South Africa

SLOGAN

Best series and movies. Online. Anytime.

ABOUT

Combining more than 12,000 hours / 20,000 episodes of series and movies and as well as local content, ShowMax delivers a subscription video on demand service.

With a catalogue spanning major production studios from across the globe, the cost at launch was R99 per month. The service delivers a wide range of video entertainment for smart devices.

ShowMax aims to be "Africa's video on demand powerhouse blending local knowledge and international expertise to give an unparalleled video entertainment experience".

Subscribers to the service sign up for ShowMax on their website and watch via web browser on laptop and desktop computer, via iOS and Android apps on smartphones and tablets, and via apps on certain Samsung and LG smart TVs.

Shortly after launch in August 2015, ShowMax secured several region-exclusive television series including the Sundance Channel drama Rectify and a selection of dramas from ITV Studios, including Jekyll & Hyde, Good Witch and Texas Rising.


Latest Updated Shows

Soutmansland

Genre: Drama
Channel: SABC2, ShowMax
Summary: The story of a Coloured community, Vlaktevlei, who are ordered to evacuate their land in order to make way for the development of a holiday resort.
Starring: Deirdre Wolhuter, Kevin Smith, Andre Odendaal


Arsenaal

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Channel: SABC2, kykNET, SABC3, kykNET & kie, ShowMax
Summary: Action thriller which tells the story of Jack Degenaar, a former professor and publisher who suddenly becomes the prime suspect in a murder case.
Starring: Ian Roberts, Elzette Maarschalk, Dirk Stoltz


The Good Wife

Genre: Drama
Channel: M-Net, M-Net Series, SABC3, ShowMax, M-Net Series Zone, M-Net City, M-Net Family
Summary: A wife and mother must assume full responsibility for her family and re-enter the workforce after her husband's public scandal lands him in jail.
Starring: Julianna Margulies, Matt Czuchry, Archie Panjabi


Latest Articles

Series Review: The Wife, Episodes 13 to 18

17 Dec 2021 | Written by: tha - bang | From: Movies and Things with Thabang | 2 comments
Aight, so the past two weeks of The Wife have been filled with incidents. Some exciting. Some infuriating.


Series Review: The Wife Episodes 4 to 6

22 Nov 2021 | Written by: tha - bang | From: Movies and Things with Thabang
Although, on paper, it feels that the story is moving along quickly, there are issues one can't overlook.


Series Review: The Wife Episodes 1 to 3

16 Nov 2021 | Written by: tha - bang | From: Movies and Things with Thabang
An independent review of the TV series inspired by the Hlomu the Wife series of books.



LATEST ARTICLES

New on TV today: Saturday 28 May

The only new show tonight is Deadliest Catch 18 on Discovery.


Skeem Saam Teasers - June 2022

Polygraphs for the Grade 8s and Principal’s desperation leads to drastic measures.


New on TV today: Friday 27 May

Stranger Things returns on Netflix and Nat Geo uncovers Lost Treasures of Rome.


kykNET's & Kie's new July 2022 skeds

The two Afrikaans-dubbed novelas now have premiere dates and this is the new 17h00 to 21h00 schedule...


Arendsvlei Teasers - June 2022

Beatrice tries to convince Angel to cancel the wedding. And Priester isn't a happy camper...


New on TV today: Thursday 26 May

Thriller series Bloodlands drops on BritBox and S.W.A.T. starts a run on Universal.


First artwork released for historical epic Shaka iLembe

See who's starring as King Shaka.


The Black Door Teasers - June 2022

Junior is caught trying to erase compromising footage from the CCTV cameras.


Never Say Goodbye Teasers - June 2022

Atharva is shot while trying to save Vividha.


Anupama Teasers - June 2022

Anupama agrees to call it splitsville.

LATEST SITE ACTIVITY


More activity at TVSA Central



LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS



LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS





×
×

You browser doesn't have Flash, Silverlight, Gears, BrowserPlus or HTML5 support.