Heritage Day is finally here, and we know that not everyone wants to be out and about. Or perhaps you want to go for a braai and come back and binge on some TV shows and films. Well, either way, Netflix has got you covered.
We know that this Heritage Day you might want something local to take you back to your roots, or just remind you that South Africa is a creative country. Here are seven shows that we recommend you keep yourself company with.
Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia
“Daily Show” host Trevor Noah touches on tacos, runaway snakes, camping, racism immunity and lessons he learned from his mother in this comedy special.
While her free-living bestie urges her to embrace singlehood, a social media expert craving commitment can’t stop following the life of a former love.
Blood & Water
At Parkhurst College, a prestigious inner-city school for Cape Town’s elite scholars and academic overachievers, we’ll follow the exploits of the intelligent, proactive and impulsive 16- year-old Puleng Khumalo, as she engineers her transfer to the school to investigate the 17-year- old cold case of her abducted-at-birth older sister she’s never met.
The action-packed series follows Queen Sono, the 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.
Amidst poverty and struggle, a hardened pantsula dance leader enters a dark space and searches for redemption and salvation in his community.
White Wedding is a South African romantic comedy. It tells the story of a road trip adventure embarked by a groom and his best friend as they race across South Africa to attend a wedding.
From Entertainment SA, Happy Heritage Day.
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