Netflix has just announced the start of production for the very first African original series on their platform!

The new series titled, Queen Sono is an action-packed thriller and witll star Peral Thusi, Vuyo Dabula, Enhle Maphumulo, Kate Liquorish, Loyiso Madinga, Sechaba Morojele, Chi Mhende, Rob Van Vuuren, Khathu Ramabulana, Abigail Kubekha, Otto Nobela, Connie Chiume, and James Ngcobo.

The series is produced by Diprente, a Johannesburg-based production company.

Pearl Thusi is the leading actor that will portray a spy working undercover for a South African agency whose mission is devoted the protect their country.

Vuyo Dabal will portray Shandu, an ex-spy who takes a different path in life while Sechaba Morojele plays Dr. Sid – Director of the SOG.

The six-part series is expected to launch on Netflix in 2020.

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