All The Latest Series Available This Month of August on Showmax.


This month on Showmax enjoy a wide range of shows to suit just about everyone at home. South Africa’s favourite streaming platform boasts a large new addition of movies and shows for you to binge watch. Let’s take a look at what new series have hit the platform this August, in no particular order, these are our must-watches:

Alone Together (First on Showmax)
LA is a tough town, but two friends have each others’ backs in this new comedy-drama about reaching for your dreams while being a perfect 6. First on Showmax.
Planned release date: Tuesday, 1 August




HBO’s Succession (Exclusive to Showmax)
Logan Roy has built a powerful company and must choose which of his children will take it over. But not everyone is happy with his plans… Exclusive to Showmax.
Planned release date: Monday, 6 August



Reverie (First on Showmax)
Dreams and reality mix in Reverie, a new virtual reality game. But when its players get stuck there, one woman is their only hope. First and only on Showmax.
Planned release date: Monday, 13 August




Dark Angel (First in SA on Showmax)
Mary Ann Cotton would do anything to escape her life in a small mining town, even murder. Experience the dark tale of one of England’s most notorious serial killers…
Planned release date: Tuesday, 1 August



Since Charles’s discovery, his and Liza’s relationship has entered a new phase. Follow the ups and downs in Liza’s life with the remaining episodes of Season 5, only on Showmax. Episodes 5 to 8 land on Tuesday, 1 August, episodes 9 to 11 on Wednesday, 29 August, with the finale coming express from the US.



Kevin (Probably) Saves the World
Kevin is a total loser and hits rock bottom when he moves in with his sister. Then he learns he’s supposed to save the world in this hilarious new sitcom.
Planned release date: Tuesday, 1 AugustPlanned release date: Tuesday, 1 August



HBO’s Here and Now.

They seem like a model family, but there are problems under the surface. A psychologist arrives to help but only makes things crazier in this new dark comedy.
Planned release date: Tuesday, 1 August



Vikings, S5
The Vikings saga moves from Ragnar to his sons, who are slowly conquering the known world. Meanwhile, Floki is on a quest to find Asgard, home of the gods.
Planned release date: Tuesday, 1 August



Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger: Episode 10 (First on Showmax)
It’s the explosive finale of the genre-defying superhero series about two teenagers who discover mysterious powers that work best when they’re together. Who will live and who will die? Find out, only on Showmax.
Planned release date: Friday, 3 August


Blood & Oil, S1
It’s all or nothing for a young couple who move to become rich on oil. But they face a ruthless oil tycoon set on taking everything they have…
Planned release date: Monday, 20 August


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