Connie and Shona Ferguson have successfully made their debut on international video streaming service Netflix with Kings of Joburg, reports Sowetan!zansi’s first family of TV production,
According to the publication, the six-part series has been sitting pretty at the top of local streaming charts since premiering last week on Friday.
In November IOL reported that Shona and Connie Ferguson of Ferguson Films have partnered with Netflix to bring to the world another one of their exciting projects, Kings of Joburg.
Premiered on December 4 on the streaming platform, Kings Of Joburg delves into the legacy building, fragmented family structures, treacherous brotherhoods, and the effects of crime and African masculinities on families and society at large.
The 6-part series is the most recent African series to land on Netflix alongside Queen Sono and Blood & Water, which has been renewed for a second season.
Kings Of Joburg is a thrilling test of loyalties under the gritty, concentrated populous of the crime-ridden streets of the city of Johannesburg.
It unravels another first for local audiences, a palpable action-drama series with a layer of dark fantasy and a sinister aspect of the African occult.
On Kings of Joburg, Shona Ferguson stars as Simon “Vader” Masire, a member of the KOJ brotherhood and the eldest of the Masire siblings.
As the smoother and charming brother, prolific businessman Simon leads the family business.
Kings of Joburg has been hailed as the most captivating story, with a fire cast that includes the likes of Zolisa Xaluva, Cindy Mahlangu, SK Khoza, Buhle Samuels, and Lunathi Mamphofu to name just a few.
MGOSI.co.za/ Additional Source: Sowetan and IOL.