Tag Search : Showmax

Content Distribution  |  Programming: Temptation Island SA To Debut On Showmax Before End Of Q2 2021

Showmax, the internet streaming part of Multichoice has, reportedly, picked-up and will be flighting a local adaptation of the reality show 'Temptation Island'. The platform has reportedly scheduled the show for before the end of 2021.   Temptation Island is ...
Read more...


Content Services  |  "I Am Laycon" - A Showmax Original Nigerian Reality Show To Debut

Showmax, the Multichoice internet platform, has confirmed that it will be releasing a new Nigerian reality show "I Am Laycon", which it plans to premiere in Nigeria from 11th February 2021. According to the platform, the plan to make the ...
Read more...


Trailer Review: First-Look Preview Of "DAM" - A Showmax Original!

Showmax, the internet TV service that is part of the Multichoice Group, has recently released the trailer for its Original programme: "DAM" to premiere on Monday 22nd February 2021. "DAM" is described as "small-town psychological thriller" is presented in eight-part ...

Programme: Showmax Collaborates With Canal+ For First Kenyan Original

Showmax, the Multi-Choice' streaming service and France's pay-TV service CANAL+ have joined forces to co-produce Kenyan's first Showmax Original series. "Crime and Justice" is a drama series set in modern-day Nairobi, and is set to be released in late 2021. ...

Showmax Rated 2nd Most Watched Streaming Service In South Africa

JustWatch - the international streaming guide and rating service - have recently released its viewing figures for streaming platforms in South Africa. The figures, covering the third quarter of 2020 showed that Netflix is the leading streaming platform in South ...

Multichoice Launches "Free Showmax" Streaming For The South African Market

A free version of Showmax - the Multichoice streaming platform - has been launched for the South African market, according to news reporting. With this offering, Showmax consumers can access some content on the platform without the need for a ...

Multichoice Showmax In Co-Productions For Quality African-Originated Content

Streaming platform Showmax (part of PayTV company - Multichoice) has announced two new international co-productions of African content, one of which is "Rogue" an all-action packed movie (starring Megan Fox), and the other is "Blood Psalms" the African mythology series. ...

Showmax Delighted As Big Brother Naija Draws Record Streaming Views Across Africa

Executives at Multichoice Showmax may have been doing internal cartwheel jumps to celebrate the viewing figures from the 5th edition of Big Brother Naija, which, despite being currently flighted in a pandemic has become a hit with streamers in Nigeria, ...

Showmax Get Kids Content From Distributor, Jetpack!

Showmax confirmed it had signed a Kids and family-focused content deal with a United Kingdom based distributor - Jetpack Distribution. The terms of the agreement indicate that Showmax would have access to more than 150 hours of content from Jetpack's ...

Multichoice Streaming Platform- Showmax - To Offer Live Sport

Showmax, the video-on-demand arm of the TV giant Multichoice has indicated that it would expand its offering with Showmax Pro that will provide live sports show from SuperSport in addition to the staple of entertainment content it currently provides.   ...

COVID-19 In Africa: MultiChoice Adds Live News Channels To Showmax During Lockdown

DStv Now revealed last week that it would be making various 24-hour news channels available on its platform to viewers amid the on-going global coronavirus pandemic. Both subscribers and non-subscribers would now be able to stream the news channels and ...

MultiChoice’s Showmax Local Content Offering Climbs To 50%

Showmax has revealed that more than half of its catalogue of movies and TV shows is now local content. This very deliberate shift to local started over a year ago with shows such as The Queen and The River, and more ...