Entertainment02 August 2022
(2 August, South Africa) Netflix today announced the release of its upcoming supernatural drama The Brave Ones, launching this Spring, on 16 September 2022.
Created by renowned film director, writer and actor , the captivating six-episode series unfolds in the parallel worlds of modern-day South Africa and the supernatural world of African gods and divine beings.
Ntsiki Gasa () is a mystical being reincarnated as a human who sets out to avenge her sister’s death. However, Ntsiki faces a powerful and determined enemy in Ayanda Mbatha (), the ruthless wife of an equally heartless land-grabbing property developer, Luthando Mbatha, , who has her own compelling reasons for exploiting the powers of The Brave Ones. To defeat her formidable enemies and save her family from destruction, Ntsiki must learn to use and harness her superpowers.
Cast & Crew
Production company: Ochre Media
Creator: Akin Omotoso
Executive producers: Akin Omotoso, Robbie Thorpe & Stan Joseph
Directors: Akin Omotoso, Rolie Nikiwe,Tosh Gitonga & Stephina Zwane
Set in modern-day South Africa, this captivating supernatural series is inspired by the rich mythology of African gods and divine beings. It tells the story of ordinary township girl Ntsiki, who discovers she is a mystical being who must harness her powers to protect the community and avenge her sister’s murder.
Publicity Director, Sub Saharan Africa