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    19 December 2019

    Sinikiwe Mbangi

    Must-watch shows for the kids this holiday

    While you focus on your Christmas shopping and neverending to-do list, keep the kids occupied with this lineup of shows from Showmax, Netflix and Video Play. 

    While you focus on your Christmas shopping and neverending to-do list, keep the kids occupied with this lineup of shows from Showmax, Netflix and Video Play. 

    School of Rock 

    Dewey Finn is a struggling artist who masquerades as a music teacher after being kicked out of his own rock band. With no qualifications, he starts training students to form a band. The series is based on the hit film of the same name.

    Click here to watch School of Rock seasons one and two on Showmax.

    The Boss Baby: Back in Business

    He’s a baby in a suit and he sure knows how to call the shots! This Netflix series sees Boss Baby showing everyone how to balance work at Baby Corp Headquarters with family life. Of course, his big brother, Tim, helps – but only when Baby allows him to.

    Click here to watch The Boss Baby: Back in Business on Netflix.

    Liyana

    In this multi-award-winning film (with a whopping 35 awards!), legendary South African storyteller Gcina Mhlope guides five orphans in The Kingdom of eSwatini through the process of creating a story. The orphans tell the tale of Liyana, a young girl who embarks on a dangerous journey to rescue her twin brother.

    Click here to watch Liyana on Showmax.

    Aladdin (2019)

    Will Smith is the genie while Mena Massoud stars as Aladdin, a lovable street urchin who stumbles upon a magical oil lamp at the palace of Princess Jasmine, in this remake of the classic Disney story. An evil sorcerer also wants the lamp, for it has the power to make everyone’s deepest wishes come true.

    Click here to watch Aladdin on Video Play.

    The Lion King (2019)

    With Beyonce, John Kani, James Earl Jones and Chance the Rapper, this is guaranteed to be a worthy reimagining of the classic. Uncover the wonderful world of Simba as he comes into his own as king.

    Click here to watch The Lion King on Video Play.

    A festive summer with Showmax

    Stay woke with Vodacom and the Showmax Festive Campaign! Vodacom customers can now get a Showmax Mobile subscription plus 2GB of Showmax data for just R99 per month. Sign up for Showmax between 1 November 2019 and 31 January 2020 and you will receive 2GB per month for three months, added to your account. 

    Sinikiwe Mbangi