'Alexa & Katie' is a funny and heartwarming show about two best friends eagerly anticipating the start of their freshman year of high school. Picture: Netflix

South African consumers are leaning increasing towards streaming entertainment. And while there are many option for adults viewing, kids are catered for too.

Here are nine shows that keep kids coming back for more.

Kong: King of the Apes: Seasons 1-2

Lukas and friends explore a lost world full of prehistoric beasts, uncover clues to Kong’s past and race to stop a robot uprising led by Botila.

Trollhunters

When ordinary teenager Jim Lake Jr. stumbles upon a mystical amulet on his way to school one morning, he inadvertently discovers an extraordinary secret civilisation of mighty trolls beneath his small town of Arcadia. Strong-willed and seeking adventure but wholly unprepared for the responsibilities thrust upon him, Jim is forced to take on the exalted mantle of Trollhunter, sworn to protect the good trolls from powerful enemies bent on revenge.

Spy Kids: Mission Critical

In this animated spin-off series, Juni and Carmen Cortez must battle the evil organisation S.W.A.M.P. -- without the help of their super-spy parents.

Boss Baby: Back in Business

The Boss Baby brings his big brother Tim to the office to teach him the art of business in this animated series sprung from the hit film.

Super Monsters

Super Monsters, an all-new animated series for kids following the adventures of six friends and their not-so traditional preschool experience. As preschoolers with super powers, Drac, Cleo, Lobo, Katya, Zoe and Frankie are students with dual identities: humans by day and magical monsters by night.

Alexa & Katie

Alexa & Katie is a funny and heartwarming show about two best friends eagerly anticipating the start of their freshman year of high school. Despite the fact that Alexa (Paris Berelc - Mighty Med, Lab Rats: Elite Force) is undergoing cancer treatment, her outgoing personality and enthusiasm for life never falter, especially with her loyal, quirky, and awkwardly adorable best friend Katie (newcomer Isabel May) by her side.

A Series of Unfortunate Events

A Series of Unfortunate Events recounts the tragic tale of the Baudelaire orphans – Violet, Klaus, and Sunny – and their extraordinary encounters with the devious Count Olaf who will stop at nothing to get his hands on their inheritance.

True & The Rainbow Kingdom

True, the guardian of Rainbow Kingdom, teams up with her magical helpers the Wishes to use friendship and the power of love to save the day!