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Showmax Original Skemerdans to launch in 2021
  • Skemerdansis a Cape Flats neo-noir murder mystery
  • Set at The Oasis, a jazz club - being filmed at the iconic Club Galaxy in Rylands
  • Starring Safta-winners Kevin Smith, Ilse Klink and Brendon Daniels, among others
  • Standard Bank Young Artist winner Amy Jephta is showrunning with Ephraim Gordon (Sara Se Geheim, Suidooster)
  • Shot by Safta-winner Chris Lotz (Jan, The Endless River, Rage, Shoreline)
  • Organic, hyper-local mix of Afrikaans and English, with a nostalgic Cape jazz soundtrack
 22 Oct 2020 Read more

The 14 best international series on Showmax this OctoberFirst seasons of Alex Rider, Enslaved, Florida Girls, Jett, L.A.'s Finest, On Becoming a God In Central Florida, & Years and Years 9 Oct 2020 Read more

The circle of life brings Lebo M to reality TV in the next Showmax OriginalThe Showmax Original Lebo M - Coming Home is launching first on Showmax in November 2020. Nants' Ingonyama. Here comes a lion. 22 Sep 2020 Read more

Why critics are calling 'wildly original' Lovecraft Country 'a masterpiece'
  • Exec produced by Oscar winner Jordan Peele (Us, Get Out) and JJ Abrams (Star Wars, Cloverfield, Lost, Super 8, Westworld)
  • Developed by Misha Green, who co-created Black Reel-nominated historical drama Underground
  • Based on the 2017 World Fantasy Award-nominated cult novel by Matt Ruff
  • Stars Black Reel nominee Jonathan Majors (The Last Black Man in San Francisco, Da 5 Bloods), Teen Choice nominee Jurnee Smollett-Bell (Birds of Prey, Friday Night Lights), Emmy nominee Michael Kenneth Williams (When They See Us, The Night Of), Golden Globe nominee Courtney B Vance (The People Vs OJ Simpson, Law & Order) and Bafta winner Wunmi Mosaku (Luther, The End of the F*ing World, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them)
  • #3 Most Popular TV on Rotten Tomatoes, with an 89% critics rating
  • #3, IMDb's Most Popular TV
  • "A masterpiece" NPR
 22 Sep 2020 Read more

#Emmys2020: Stream the winners of 34 awards on ShowmaxHBO's Watchmen was the big winner at the 2020 Emmy Awards, taking home 11 awards, including Best Limited Series, followed by Best Comedy winner Schitt's Creek with nine and Best Drama winner Succession and The Mandalorian, both with seven. 21 Sep 2020 Read more


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