Showmax renew Kenyan drama Monica for a third season

When Kenyan TV series Monica premiered on Showmax in 2019, it became an instant hit among fans, who praised Brenda Wairimu’s unlikely “fish-out-of-water” role as a girl from the ghetto who cons her way to a better life. Four months later, Monica was nominated for Best TV Drama and Best Lead Actress in a TV … More Showmax renew Kenyan drama Monica for a third season

Brian Ogola joins the cast of Selina, replaces Lenana Kariba in the role of Reagan Mackenzie

In case you haven’t heard, Brian Ogola has joined the cast of Reuben Odanga’s award-winning Swahili telenovela Selina. Selina, which airs weekly on Showmax and Maisha Magic East, follows the tortured romance between Pascal Tokodi’s Nelson and Celestine Gachuhi’s Selina. Ogola, who made his debut on Tuesday night, plays the role of Reagan Mackenzie, the … More Brian Ogola joins the cast of Selina, replaces Lenana Kariba in the role of Reagan Mackenzie

Apple orders The Supermodels, a docuseries on the careers of Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford, Linda Evangelista and Christy Turlington

Apple TV+ has ordered “The Supermodels,” an unparalleled event docuseries that will feature exclusive access to and interviews with Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford, Linda Evangelista and Christy Turlington, who will revisit their iconic modeling careers and collective disruption of the ‘90s fashion scene, which continues to reverberate today. Hailing from Imagine Documentaries, the project will … More Apple orders The Supermodels, a docuseries on the careers of Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford, Linda Evangelista and Christy Turlington

Apple TV+ announces season two premiere date for Dickinson and renews the show for a third season

The acclaimed Peabody Award-winning Apple Original comedy series “Dickinson” will officially return for its second season on Friday, January 8, 2021, exclusively on Apple TV+. Apple today released a first look at season two, and announced that the series has scored an early renewal for a third season. Created, written and executive produced by Alena … More Apple TV+ announces season two premiere date for Dickinson and renews the show for a third season

Nganya, the gritty Kenyan drama on the matatu industry, comes to Showmax

The matatu industry in Nairobi is a lucrative and a colourful one, but it is also an industry riddled with crime and violence, and often accused of colluding with criminal gangs to hijack passengers. It is this dangerous and murky world that Nganya – the gritty Kenyan drama series now streaming on Showmax – taps … More Nganya, the gritty Kenyan drama on the matatu industry, comes to Showmax

Five Kenyan channels now available to live stream on Showmax

Kenyans get even more local and international content with five popular Kenyan entertainment and news channels now available on streaming service Showmax, 24 hours a day. Showmax already streams some of the most talked-about Kenyan series including Selina, Kina and Njoro wa Uba as well as Hollywood movies, series, and the best kids’ content, not … More Five Kenyan channels now available to live stream on Showmax

New docu-drama Chozi Launches on Maisha Magic Plus

Maisha Magic Plus launched a new exciting docu-drama titled Chozi on Sunday October 4, 2020 on DStv 163. Chozi is a 45-minute documentary that narrates real-life stories of people who went through tragic moments that ultimately changed their lives. Fictional characters enact these scenarios to make the show interactive and give the documentary a more dramatic spin. Speaking about … More New docu-drama Chozi Launches on Maisha Magic Plus

The 5 best new international movies on Showmax right now

John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum. Harriet. After. Ben Is Back. Rambo: Last Blood. JOHN WICK: CHAPTER 3 – PARABELLUM | Action John Wick is on the run after killing a member of the international assassins’ guild, and, with a $14 million price tag on his head, he is the target of hitmen and women everywhere… … More The 5 best new international movies on Showmax right now

Apple TV+ orders new series starring Patricia Arquette and directed by Ben Stiller

Apple today announced a series order for “High Desert,” a new comedic half-hour series to be produced by Apple Studios that will star Academy, Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner Patricia Arquette (“Boyhood,” “Escape at Dannemora,” “The Act”), who will also executive produce. The project reunites Arquette with DGA Award winner Ben Stiller (“Escape at Dannemora”), who … More Apple TV+ orders new series starring Patricia Arquette and directed by Ben Stiller