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South African wins gold at Cannes ad awardsWith one of his first-ever TV commercials, Nare Mokgotho has won gold at the 20th Shots Young Director Awards held annually during the Cannes Lions Festival. The ad, which attracted the attention of the ASA when it aired in South Africa, is for the Showmax Zero Bucks Given campaign. 24 Jun 2019 Read more

Showmax sport streaming - all the detailsAs of today, sport is officially up and running on Showmax in South Africa. Not only magazine shows and highlights clips, but a whole new capability to live-stream games. It's a first for Showmax that taps into the growing streaming-only customer segment. The price of Showmax remains unchanged at R99 per month. 18 Jun 2019 Read more

What's My Name: Muhammad Ali now streaming on ShowmaxWhat's My Name: Muhammad Ali, HBO's two-part documentary on the three-time heavyweight champion of the world, is now streaming on Showmax, just a month after its world premiere at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival. 7 Jun 2019 Read more

Arctic genre-buster Fortitude will give you the chills
  • All-star cast of British, US and European stars, including The Killing's Sofie Gråbøl, Oscar nominee Stanley Tucci, Game of Thrones' Richard Dormer, and many more...
  • Set on the edge of the Arctic Circle, in a town where there's never been a violent crime - til now
  • "I'd never had a nightmare in my life and I had three during filming." Richard Dormer
  • "The most ambitious British television drama ever - in both tone and scale." Sky
  • 84% critics rating, Rotten Tomatoes
 6 Jun 2019 Read more

5 reasons to binge Benedict Cumberbatch's BAFTA-winning Patrick Melrose
  • BAFTA winner for Best Mini-Series and Best Actor (Benedict Cumberbatch)
  • Nominated for five Emmys, including Best Limited Series
  • Nominated for the Best Actor Golden Globe (Benedict Cumberbatch)
  • On Best Of 2018 lists from Deadline, Esquire, The Guardian, Time, Vanity Fair and Variety
  • Based on Edward St Aubyn's much-loved novels
  • 90% critics rating, Rotten Tomatoes / 8.2/10, IMDB
 5 Jun 2019 Read more

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