Showmax September Watchlist

04 September 2023
Catch local and international series and movies this September on Showmax.

With shows from comedies, thrillers, dramas and SAFTA acclaimed winners, discover local and international favourites that are sure to keep you entertained. Don’t miss the first episode of the exciting new talk show, Unfollowed on 1Magic on Wednesday, 6 September at 21:30. Thereafter, catch the remaining episodes of the season on Showmax.


From explosive hashtags, passionate posts, and fiery retweets - Unfollowed is an eight-part documentary series that unpacks the workings of cancel culture through real-life celebrity stories. Hosted by Thembekile Mrototo, each episode focuses on a South African celebrity and the career-shattering moments that got them cancelled in the public eye.


Set in the lush, but lawless land on the border between Lesotho and KwaZulu-Natal, Outlaws is the story of two families at loggerheads: the isiZulu cattle-farming Biyela clan, and the Basotho cattle-raiding Ts’eoles. Go to battle Lehlohonolo Mayeza as Leruo Ts’eole and Nirvana Nokwe-Mseleku as Sihle Biyela, as their families fight for the honour and survival of their clans. Be sure to indulge in South Africa’s first contemporary Western series. Stream Wednesdays on Showmax from 6 September.

The Real Housewives of Lagos

The fabulous cast of Lagos returns for their second season. From glamorous events to everyday opulence, the Real Housewives of Lagos continue to dial up the drama - with new alliances, loyalty and friendships on the line. With the inclusion of two new housewives and the promise of more luxury and drama, Season 2 is expected to be nothing short of entertaining.

Stream on Showmax from 29 September.


After a cliff-hanger finale, Isifiso returns with compelling twists and turns for a roaring season 2. After finally getting the life she always wanted, Bazothini (Nelisa Mchunu) is haunted by her past indiscretions and finds herself in a fight she never expected - that for her husband (Ntando Mncube). Journey through loyalty, love and betrayal in this riveting telenovela.

Stream on Showmax from 25 September.

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