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8 awesome new series on Showmax in July 2019

Showmax has a bumper crop of exclusives this month, with hit series like HBO’s Euphoria, the latest season of Younger, the second instalment of Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger, the Fosters spin-off Good Trouble and Season 2 of Die Byl coming only to Showmax.

But that’s not all – here are the shows we’re most looking forward to in July.

HBO’s Euphoria | First on Showmax

Zendaya stars in a dynamic new HBO series that follows a group of high school students as they navigate a minefield of drugs, sex, identity, trauma, social media, love and friendship in today’s increasingly unstable world. Planned release date: 15 July 2019

Cloak & Dagger S2 | First on Showmax

Having come to terms with their superpowers and how they work better together, Tandy and Ty take a new approach to fighting evil. They also discover how to strengthen their powers. Planned release date: 1 July 2019

Younger S6, episodes 1-5 | First on Showmax

The cat is out of the bag about Liza’s age and her relationship with Charles, so they all live happily after, right? Not a chance. This season of Younger promises more drama than ever, with twists you never expected. Planned release date: 18 July 2019

HBO’s Chernobyl

Starring Jared Harris, Stellan Skarsgård and Emily Watson, this highly acclaimed miniseries dramatises the catastrophic event that rocked Europe in 1986: the explosion of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. Planned release date: 28 June 2019

Warrior S1

Set during San Francisco’s Tong Wars in the 1800s, this gritty series follows Ah Sahm, a martial arts prodigy from China who becomes mixed up in the world of organised crime. New episodes come weekly, express from M-Net, from 4 July. 

Die Byl S2 | First and only on Showmax

Die Byl

Brilliant detect Piet van der Bijl and his team are back for another nail-biting season of solving murder cases. But this season, the investigators become the targets … Planned release date: 15 July 2019

Grassroots S1 | New episodes weekly


Two boys from feuding rural families are thrust together when they both get scholarships to a private school. Can they overcome generations of hate to work together? Planned release date: 18 July 2019

Good Trouble S1 | First on Showmax

In this spin-off of The Fosters, adoptive sisters Callie and Mariana head off to the City of Angels to begin their lives as adults, Callie as a law clerk and Mariana as a software engineer. Planned release date: 1 July 2019

How to get Showmax 

If you’re a DStv Premium subscriber, Showmax is included in your subscription – just go to the website to sign up. DStv Compact and Compact Plus subscribers can add Showmax to their subscription for just R49pm. 

This article was published in partnership with Multichoice.

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8 awesome new series on Showmax in July 2019