South African Actress, Pearl Thusi To Star In Netflix’s First Original Series From Africa

Netflix has appointed its first African unique show, Queen Sono featuring Pearl Thusi.

The activity pressed arrangement pursues Queen Sono, the very prepared best covert operative in a South African organization whose object is to better the lives of African nationals.

While taking on her most dangerous mission yet, she must also face changing relationships in her personal life.

Thusi, will star as Queen Sono, with the character having been created with her in mind.


The series will be created by director, Kagiso Lediga and executive producer Tamsin Andersson.

“We are excited to be working with Kagiso and Pearl, to bring the story of Queen Sono to life, and we expect it to be embraced by our South African users and global audiences alike,” said Erik Barmack, Vice President of International Original Series at Netflix.

“We are delighted to create this original series with Netflix, and are super excited by their undeniable ability to take this homegrown South African story to a global audience. We believe Queen Sono will kick the door open for more awesome stories from this part of the world,” added the director and executive producer of the series, Kagiso Lediga.

The series is due to start production in 2019.iesi

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