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09 January 2019 1:11 PM Showmax releases the first trailer for their new original series that has a powerhouse of women behind it

Cape Town – Showmax has released the first trailer for The Girl from St. Agnes and it looks like a creepily, gripping thrill ride. The series – which is the second original show from the South African streaming service – will be available for subscribers from Thursday, 31 January 2019. The eight episode series was produced by Harriet Gavshon of Quizzical 140

06 January 2019 4:00 AM 7 binge-worthy series to keep you entertained for the three months of January

Cape Town - Showmax, DStv Now and Netflix bring us these binge-worthy new shows to kick off 2019. Brand-new series, fresh seasons of fan-favourite shows, and box sets of long-running TV classics, they’ll make the first weekend of the year go by in a flash. Things are going well: Jane's first major article is published, Sutton can see if anything happens 138

28 December 2018 1:51 PM Stand-up comedy to keep you laughing until the end of the year

Cape Town - Streaming platforms like Showmax and Netflix have been wonderful for South African comics in 2018. And it’s not only Trevor benefitting from on-demand TV, check out this selection of local and international stand-up and comedy specials, all available to stream instantly. CHECK OUT THE LIST HERE: (WARNING: Some of the trailers below are NSFW) 117

22 October 2018 1:10 PM WATCH: Trevor Noah announces date for new Netflix special with adorable tweet!

Cape Town – South African comedian Trevor Noah is getting out from behind the Daily Show desk and taking to stage for a new Netflix special. The show, titled Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia, touches on racism, immigration, camping and more. The original stand-up will be available on the streaming service globally from 20 November. Son of Patricia is Trevor’s 67

11 September 2018 10:58 AM The trailer for Trevor Noah's SA comedy special is out and it's wild!

Cape Town – Remember when Trevor Noah visited South Africa earlier this year to film a comedy special? (Read more here) Trevor Noah presents NationWild, a 13-part comedy showcase, will be available on Showmax this Heritage Day, 24 September 2018. Each episode features a short introductory set by Trevor as the host, an interview with the featured comedian 55

02 August 2018 1:04 PM WATCH: These 10 short films will be competing against each other at Silwerskerm 2018

During the event Karen Meiring, director of M-Net kykNET channels, announced the six full-length films that will be showcased at the festival and will compete in the Silwerskerm Film Festival Awards. (Read more here) On Thursday the kykNET released the titles and trailers of the 10 short films that will also compete at this year’s event. The short film project 54

19 July 2018 8:20 AM Tbo Touch launching new video-on-demand service

Cape Town – Yet another new video-on-demand (VOD) service plans to launch before the end of 2018 with Thabo Molefe, better known as Tbo Touch, planning to start his THD service within months as a competitor in the tightly-contested space. THD set for launch in October - an expansion of Tbo Touch's existing Touch HD online radio station - will compete 56

07 April 2018 4:00 AM 7 binge-worthy series and movies by famous brothers

Cape Town - Showmax, DStv Now and Netflix all carry some of the best examples of the Duplass Brothers and the Coen Brothers’ writing, directing and acting talents. Binge on these series and movies on internet TV this weekend (especially if you’re one of those people who honours random Days of the Year - Siblings Day is on 10 April, just FYI). Created 60

19 March 2018 8:12 AM Somizi in the hot seat in Comedy Central’s third South African Roast

Cape Town – Comedy Central (DStv 122) is doing a third instalment of its localised South African series of The Comedy Central Roast of ... with socialite and choreographer Somizi Mhlongo who will be taking the hot seat in The Comedy Central Roast of Somizi set for broadcast on the channel on 7 May. An uncensored version of the Somizi roast will be made available 44

22 February 2018 12:19 PM DStv cuts Showmax fee in half for Compact subscribers

Cape Town – MultiChoice has decided to cut the price of its Showmax subscriptions in half for its largest group of subscribers with DStv Compact Plus and DStv Compact subscribers who will see a price drop from R99 to R49 per month. Top-tier DStv Premium subscribers already have access to Naspers' subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service for free. "More 60