Showmax casts light on Dark Side of Glory

African streamer Showmax has revealed details of the first documentary series to emerge from its partnership with factual prodco Collective Media Group.


Showmax to stream superhero toon Iyanu

African streamer Showmax has picked up the forthcoming Nigerian superhero animated series Iyanu and will launch it in 44 African countries next year.


Nigeria honoured at FAME Week Africa 2024

Nigeria has been selected as the Country of Honour for the third edition of creative media conference FAME Week Africa, which is set to take place from September 1-7, 2024.


Busisiwe Ntintili boards thriller Shadowland

Johannesburg-based showrunner Busisiwe Ntintili has been tapped as showrunner of South Africa-set wildlife crime thriller Shadowland.


BBC unveils Apartheid Killer doc, podcast

BBC World Service has produced a documentary and podcast series about a spate of killings that took place in South Africa in the 1980s.


Matheba unveil new show B’dazzled

South African television presenter Bonang Matheba (InterSEXions, Public Figure) is launching her new reality show B’dazzled by Bonang this month.

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