Netflix announces first African original series ‘Queen Sono’

Netflix has announced their first African original series after acquiring Genevieve Nnaji‘s ‘Lionheart’.

The series, ‘Queen Sono’, will star Pearl Thusi as a South African spy who takes on dangerous missions while tackling issues in her personal life.

Pearl Thusi, who cannot wait for the series says it’s going to be a game changer. According to her, meeting ‘Queen Sono’ is a must for every woman on the Africa continent.

“It’s going to change the game for every artist on this continent. I cannot wait for every young woman, every woman on this continent and on this planet to meet Queen Sono”, Pearl Thusi said.

The film’s creator, Kagiso Lediga, also shared his enthusiasm, saying that he believes the show will be the first of many kind on the African continent.