And the SAFTAs 13 Nominees are…

The 13th Annual South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs 13) would like to congratulate the trailblazers who were announced at the nominee’s announcement on the 8th of February 2019, at Ster-Kinekor, The Zone, in Johannesburg. The nominees for the awards-ceremony, taking place on March 2, 2018 at Sun City’s Supwerbowl include: Best Actor-Telenovela:   Presley Chweneyagae – […]

Soweto Theatre and Carla Fonseca Bring You an Invigorating One-Woman Show Called, The Same Pain.

The Same Pain is the latest work of Carla Fonseca, one of the fiercest voices in South African theatre. This play is a follow up to Fonseca’s acclaimed 2017 production, Modjadji. Passionate and fearless actress, Asia McDonald portrays a series of characters who must discover their own means of survival in this chilling and humanizing story of […]

South Africa (finally) Gets its First Locally-Made Netflix Original

Netflix has today announced that South Africa will get its first locally-produced and directed Netflix Original in the form of Queen Sono. Starring Pearl Thusi — who has appeared on Netflix before in the movie Catching Feelings — will star as a “kickass female spy”. Queen Sono will debut on Netflix in 2019. ENDS ______________________________________________________________________________ Via: Memeburn

Internationally Acclaimed, ‘High Fantasy’ Comes to Local Screens

The internationally recognised, locally produced feature film, High Fantasy directed by Jenna Bass will be coming to select South African screens from 16 November 2018. High Fantasy follows a group of diverse young friends who mysteriously swap bodies while on a camping trip on a remote farm and are forced to reassess their friendship. Director, Jenna […]

Darling Honours Exceptional Women

South Africa’s movers and shakers will descend to the Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa for the Annual Darling Exceptional Woman Awards ceremony on Thursday, 20 September 2018. The awards celebrate women who are doing exceptionally well in their careers and setting positive examples amongst the youth of our country. Portia Masiyiwa from Darling says, “Darling believes in […]