Celebrating our shine – The complete list of all the Royalty Soapie Awards categories

THE CREATORS: The Royalty Soapie Awards are a celebration of excellence, an expose of fashion, a life-changing experience, a lifestyle! The most anticipated day on

the South African Awards Shows calendar, awarding the very best in daily TV drama’s.  This year the awards will attract the country’s most sociable personalities, mega-talented actors and creators from behind-the-scenes for a night of glitz & glamour and non-stop entertainment.

A 5th-year milestone celebration of South Africa’s daily TV drama royalty, showcasing and emphasising the importance of storytelling in our lives. These awards are widely recognised for consistently presenting the ultimate in the red carpet experience and world-class stage & lighting production complimented by Mzansi’s top celebrities and musical artists. The Royalty Soapie Awards will be upping the game in 2021 and raising the bar to bring you an unforgettable experience, Celebrating Our Shine!

Entries for submissions from the creative, technical, and acting disciplines opened as of the 29th of June 2021, up until the 29th of July 2021. There are 6 category groups in total, broken down as follows:

 

Technical Categories

  • Outstanding Art Direction
  • Outstanding Directing Team
  • Outstanding Editing Team
  • Outstanding Lighting Direction
  • Outstanding Casting
  • Outstanding Cinematography
  • Outstanding Sound Mixing and Editing

Creative Categories

  • Outstanding Makeup and Hairstyling
  • Outstanding Writing Team
  • Outstanding Wardrobe

Lead Roles

  • Outstanding Lead Actor
  • Outstanding Lead Actress
  • Outstanding Male Villain
  • Outstanding Female Villain
  • Outstanding Daily TV Drama

Supporting Roles

  • Outstanding Supporting Actor
  • Outstanding Supporting Actress
  • Outstanding Onscreen Couple
  • Outstanding Newcomer
  • Outstanding Young Performer

 

Special Categories

  • Lifetime Achievement Awards
  • Background Actor Recognition Award
  • Social Cohesion Recognition Award

Viewer’s Choice Public Vote Categories

  • Most Popular Show
  • Viewer’s Choice: Best Actress
  • Viewer’s Choice: Best Actor

The 5th Royalty Soapie Awards Nominee Announcement and Awards Ceremony is proudly broadcast on SABC 1 Mzansi Fo Sho.

  • Milestone 5th edition set to take place on the 2nd of October 2021.
  • Entries for submissions opened from the 29th of June 2021 to the 29th of July 2021.
  • Visit :  www.royaltysa.com  for more information on the rules to enter the nominations
  • Hybrid  ceremony – strict adherence to COVID 19 protocols.

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