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Tali's Baby Diary: 'The best South African TV show of 2021 so far'

The first four episodes of Tali's Baby Diary, the long-awaited sequel to Tali's Wedding Diary, are now streaming on Showmax...

Issued by Showmax 1 day ago

#OnTheBigScreen: Critical Thinking and The Little Things

Films entering the South African box office, this weekend, include the biographical drama, Critical Thinking, and The Little Things, which boasts an all-star cast with Denzel Washington, Rami Malek and Jared Leto, who has received Golden Globe and SAG Award nominations for his performance.

By Daniel Dercksen 26 Feb 2021

Rachel and Siya Kolisi get on board GBV-themed short film "#WeAreDyingHere" as executive producers

Siya and Rachel Kolisi have come on board the gender-based violence-themed short film, "#WeAreDyingHere", as executive producers...

25 Feb 2021

Showmax original Dam now streaming; drawing comparisons to HBO's The Outsider

The Showmax original Dam, a small-town psychological thriller set in the Eastern Cape, is now available to binge...

Issued by Showmax 24 Feb 2021

#BehindTheMask: Chioma Umeala, up-and-coming actress, filmmaker and producer

This week I catch up with Chioma Umeala, known as Ayo on BET Africa's Isono...

By Evan-Lee Courie 23 Feb 2021

Showmax licenses first international reality TV series format: Temptation Island

African streaming service Showmax has licensed its first international reality TV series format, Temptation Island...

Issued by Showmax 22 Feb 2021

#OnTheBigScreen: Songbird, Adopt A Daddy

Films entering the South African box office, this week, include Songbird and Adopt A Daddy.

By Daniel Dercksen 18 Feb 2021

#OnTheBigScreen: Music, I Am Woman and Cranston Academy: Monster Zone

Music, I Am Woman and Cranston Academy: Monster Zone and a preview of Songbird open at local cinemas this weekend.

By Daniel Dercksen 12 Feb 2021

Afda films selected for the Cilect Prize 2021

Afda is proud to announce the selection of three 2020 graduation films to compete for the prestigious Cilect Prize 2020; the first-ever award bestowed to a student film based on the review from the whole community of Cilect Full Member Schools...

By Jasmine Walters, Issued by AFDA 12 Feb 2021

Songbird - A terrifying odyssey into Covid-23, a hypothetical look into our future

Songbird, the first feature film to be made during Covid-19 in Los Angeles, and about the pandemic itself, is a terrifying, hypothetical look into our future, depicting increasing isolation, militarised enforcement, fear and loss. It also champions values like love, courage, bravery and compassion. Its ultimate message is one of human redemption and hope.

By Daniel Dercksen 11 Feb 2021

The Real Housewives of Durban breaks viewing records on Showmax

The first episode of The Real Housewives of Durban (RHOD) launched exclusively on Showmax on 29 January 2021 and within hours was trending on Twitter and on screens...

Issued by Showmax 5 Feb 2021

All the 2021 Golden Globe nominations

Sarah Jessica Parker and Taraji P Henson announced the nominations for the 2021 Golden Globes - as selected by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association...

4 Feb 2021

Ster-Kinekor enters business rescue while cinemas remain open

The board of directors of Ster-Kinekor Theatres Proprietary Limited announced that the company has commenced voluntary business rescue proceedings as with effect from 27 January 2021 in terms of the Companies Act. Business Rescue aims to facilitate the rehabilitation of a company.

1 Feb 2021

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