Category Archives: Local News

South African actors teaming up for an Afrikaans feature ‘Sink’

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Actress and producer Anel Alexander (‘Discreet’, ‘SemiSoet’, ‘Faan Se Trein’) and Johan Kruger (‘Prisoner of War’, ‘Winnie Mandela’, ‘Spud II’) are teaming up to adapt ‘Rachel Weeping’, a soon to be released novel by best-selling local author Brett Michael Innes (‘The Story of Racheltjie de Beer’), into an Afrikaans feature film provisionally entitled ‘Sink’. Innes […]

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Sequel News: Ridley Scott Talks ‘Blade Runner 2′ Before ‘Prometheus 2′; Hawkeye Set for ‘Cap 3′?

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We hope you love sequels, because we’ve got all kinds of news about the next installments in franchises you already love in today’s roundup. Director Ridley Scott is 76 years old, an age where many of his compatriots are well into retirement and spending their time in a tropical locale. However, theAlien director isn’t ready to hang up […]

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e.tv to debut new Afrikaans music show

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Everything that is hot in the Afrikaans music scene will be featured and explored in Musiek Musiek.  Viewers can also expect a sneak peek into how a music video is made and enjoy interviews with the hottest artists on the scene. Arno Carstens and Van Coke Kartel, among others, will be featured in the very first […]

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The Axed Faces of Generations

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The actors have received their letters of dismissal and are examining their legal options according to a statement from the Generations Actors Guild. MMSV Productions, the company that produces the show, sacked the striking actors this afternoon. “MMSV Productions, following consultation with the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), have today terminated the contracts of the […]

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Ma Agnes leaves Isidingo

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Semoko, affectionately known as ‘Ma Agnes’ on the drama filled soapy will be seen for the last time this evening. She entered the television industry as a teenager starring in TV dramas as well as theatre production and has been with Isidingo since 1998. Officially Semoko left Isidingo in May, however she will be exiting the […]

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