Cape Town - South African actors finally have some guidance on what they can expect regarding their royalty residual payments from the SABC, according to information provided to Parliament.
This was after DA MPs submitted questions to Communications Minister Faith Muthambi on how the SABC would pay residuals on licensed content, repeats and sales to other TV stations.
The leading ladies are played by popular South African actress and flavour of the moment, Nomzamo Mbatha, alongside Katlego Danke and Zenande Mfenyana.
Joining this local star-studded line-up are Richard Lukunku and Angela Sithole (also from South Africa), Chris Attoh (Ghana), Leroy Gopal (Zimbabwe) and Enyinna Nwigwe (Nigeria), among others.
We all taught her wedding will follow after she delivered her baby but we are yet to confirm if there will be any wedding soon.
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We are especially excited to be the exclusive exhibitor to screen All About Love, and look forward to movie lovers filling up the cinemas once it releases,” says Motheo Matsau, Chief of Marketing and Sales of Ster-Kinekor Theatres.
“We are committed to marketing and screening local productions that tell our South African stories in their many different guises, stories that South Africans can relate to.
The net profit itself is calculated at gross licensing revenue less 35% of capped overheads.
With the SABC and industry bodies representing producers and actors at an "advanced stage" of discussing how broadcast residuals will be paid, at the moment they are dealing with individual claims as they come in.
The payment of residuals is complicated because contracts for actors from old productions were not kept by actors and producers, and databases were not maintained.
I remember watching an interview between Lerato Kganyago and Samkelo Ndlovu on the LKG Show, and thinking this girl knows her stuff.
From that moment on Samkelo joined the likes of Zikhona Sodlaka, Mbali Ntuli and Nambitha Mpumlwana on my list of talented stars who are ignored by mainstream media but are the beacon for the future of talent and respect for the craft in this country.