Subira, Kenya’s entry to the 2020 Oscars and winner of five Kalasha Awards, is now streaming on Showmax. 

Set in Lamu and Nairobi, Subira is a coming-of-age story that follows Brenda Wairimu (Monica, Disconnect) in the titular role as a free-spirited Muslim girl who struggles against traditions and gender stereotypes to live out her dream of swimming in … Continue reading Subira, Kenya’s entry to the 2020 Oscars and winner of five Kalasha Awards, is now streaming on Showmax. 

The Wife, Showmax’s first original telenovela breaks records, to stream in 80+ countries

Showmax’s first telenovela, The Wife, has broken Uthando Lodumo’s record for the most first-day views of all-time on Showmax, as well as Devilsdorp’s record for the most hours watched within four days of launch, outperforming the launch of any film … Continue reading The Wife, Showmax’s first original telenovela breaks records, to stream in 80+ countries

End of an era as ‘The Doctor’ says farewell to MotoGP, watch final race live on Showmax Pro

It’s the countdown to the Valencia MotoGP this weekend as nine-time world champion Valentino Rossi prepares for the final race of his MotoGP career. Showmax Pro subscribers in Kenya, Ghana and Nigeria can look forward to the much-anticipated race broadcasting … Continue reading End of an era as ‘The Doctor’ says farewell to MotoGP, watch final race live on Showmax Pro

Showmax to stream Manchester United documentary The United Way across Africa

Football fans, especially Manchester United fans, are in for a nostalgic trip on 9 November as Showmax Pro premieres The United Way, a not-to-be-missed documentary focusing on the origins, history and future of the much-loved Manchester United Football Club. The United Way is a story told … Continue reading Showmax to stream Manchester United documentary The United Way across Africa

Kalasha 2021: Showmax boasts all 5 Best TV Drama nominees, including Crime and Justice

The Kenya Film Commission has unveiled the nominees for Kalasha Awards 2021. In its best performance yet, content on Showmax have 22 nominations, including all five Best TV Drama nominees. Kenya’s first Showmax Original Crime and Justice leads the charge … Continue reading Kalasha 2021: Showmax boasts all 5 Best TV Drama nominees, including Crime and Justice