South Africa’s first Netflix series, Queen Sono is debuting in early 2020 and we can’t wait.
So if you are wondering what it is about, the official synopsis says:
‘The action-packed series follows Queen Sono (Pearl Thusi), a highly trained top spy in a South African agency whose purpose is to better the lives of African citizens. While taking on her most dangerous mission yet, she must also face changing relationships in her personal life and uncovering the truth about her mother’s past.’
The series will have six episodes and was shot by an all-local crew and features an all-local cast which includes Vuyo Dabula as Shandu, an ex-spy who has taken a different path. Sechaba Morojele plays Dr Sid, director of the SOG, with Chi Mhende, Loyiso Madinga, and Rob Van Vuuren, playing agents on his team.
Kate Liquorish plays Ekaterina, heiress of an oligarch family with ulterior motives. Khathu Ramabulana plays Queen’s childhood friend, William, now in a relationship with Enhle Mbali Mlotshwa’s character, Nova. Abigail Kubeka plays Mazet, Queen’s beloved Gogo, who has always supported Queen – no matter the trouble she gets herself into.
Check out the images of the series below:
Queen Sono was created by Kagiso Lediga and will be premiering early 2020 on Netflix. We.can’t.WAIT.
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