Showmax has announced that between November 25th to December 9th the streaming service will be offering new and existing subscribers a Black Friday 2-for-1 deal that will see them pay for one month of Showmax and receive an additional month at no extra cost.
The offer is available across all packages including:
- Showmax normal,
- Mobile only,
- Pro bouquet and
- Pro Mobile, from KES 300 per month.
Earlier this year, the streaming platform released the first Kenyan Original, crime procedural Crime and Justice, which has been nominated for three Kalasha Awards – Best TV Drama, Best Actor (Alfred Munyua) and Best Actress (Sarah Hassan). Also popular are the local reality series Sol Family starring Sauti Sol and This Love with Nameless and Wahu, as well as Famous, a 10-part drama set in Kenya’s music industry.
Showmax Pro subscribers have access to everything on the platform as well as live sport from SuperSport including Premier League, Serie A, La Liga, and DStv Premiership games. Key matches coming up include Round 5 of the UEFA Europa League on 25 November, as well as the Premier League game between Arsenal and Newcastle United on 27 November.
The platform says it will continue to bring the best of HBO and international series to Africa first. This includes HBO’s Gossip Girl reboot, taking place eight years after the conclusion of the original series. The full Gossip Girl boxset is also available to binge-watch from 1 December. HBO’s Scenes From A Marriage, underground cult comedy What We Do In The Shadows S3, Insecure S5 and the final episodes of Billions S5 are all coming to the platform in December 2021.