‘Lockdown’: A streaming hot mix of bad eggs and hard nuts

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‘Lockdown’: A streaming hot mix of bad eggs and hard nuts

Step right into Thabazimbi Women’s Correctional Facility, where mere survival makes for high drama

Kevin Kriedemann

The first three episodes of season five of Lockdown, the most awarded drama at the 2019 SA Film and Television Awards, are now streaming on Showmax, with two more episodes launching every Thursday. 

Notorious for its cliffhangers, plot twists and emotional rollercoasters, Lockdown takes viewers into the cells and offices of Thabazimbi Women’s Correctional Facility, where survival is the order of the day. 

The show won five SAFTAs last year, including Best Drama. ..

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