New TV Shows and Movies Available For Binge Watching on Showmax For January 2018


We are in a new year and you may be looking for TV shows and movies to watch at the start of 2018.

Showmax has a catalog of over 20,000 TV shows and movies and they keep refreshing this catalogue with new content every other time. Here are some of the new TV shows, new movies and refreshed TV seasons that have been added to this catalogue.

To enjoy these shows and many more, you can subscribe to Showmax for as low as Kshs 250 paid via MPESA for a three month subscription that saves you Kshs 2390.

New TV shows

Tali’s Wedding diary

This is a South African mockumentary under the comedy genre about Tali, a Jo’burg princess who moves to Cape Town and is getting married.

There are 8 episodes available with an average time of 21 minutes each.

Casual Seasons 1-2

This is another TV show in the comedy genre about a not-so-normal family trying to hang in the shallow side of the dating pool.

There are two seasons available with 23 episodes in total.

Planet Earth Season 1

Planet Earth is one of the brilliant documentaries that is a must see for everyone. It features unbelievable footage of never seen before animals plus stunning cinematography and is narrated by revered naturalist David Attenborough.

Top Gear Specials

You may have heard of Top Gear, one of BBC’s most popular TV shows. They usually have special episodes where the hosts embark on a weird

Kenyan Comedy Collection

This is a collection of 16 Kenyan comedy TV shows that you can binge watch at one go

New Movies


You might know about the TV show Fargo, but it was based on this 1996 Academy Award winning film with the same name. You can now watch the film that started it all on Showmax

Couples Retreat

This is a film about a bunch of friends attending a mandatory couple’s counselling at a resort only for strange things to happen.


This is a Swahili Drama film about a man following a vicious cattle rustling attack, wakes up to find that his beloved had been kidnapped and seeks out revenge.


This is a romcom about a city couple who join a free spirited community in an attempt to find themselves and say goodbye to stress. Stars the well known Jennifer Aniston and Paul Rudd as the main characters.


Kizingo is a Swahili comedy film about a pair of thieves who lose their loot to a 10 year old boy and his scheming sister.