Umlilo comes to an end after four seasons

By Faeza
24 August 2016

The award-winning drama series Umlilo comes to an end on Monday, 19 September at 9:30PM after four successful seasons.

Over the sequence of its four seasons, the drama series explored a polygamous marriage and the interpersonal dramas of a family in a state of instability.

"We have no doubt that our viewers enjoyed the drama series. Quizzical Pictures the producers, kept our viewers on their toes and talking on social media, which is exactly what we asked for," says Marlon Davids, Managing Director of

"Great broadcasting content is what we aim for and as the channel takes on a new direction, we will be saying goodbye to Umlilo on 19 September".

As the show heads towards a thrilling finale, Thembi will take actions that will affect the Kumkani's. Will she finally get the revenge she craves, or will she suffer more than ever for trying to take on polygamist Mnqobi? It is through Thembi's actions that Dumile will finally get to be the mother she has always wanted to be. Who will finally experience Umlilo, come Monday, 19 September at 9:30PM?

 Umlilo scooped four awards at the SAFTA's earlier this year:

Best Achievement in Scriptwriting - TV Drama: Umlilo

Best Achievement in Art Direction/Production Design - TV Drama: Umlilo

Best Achievement in Cinematography - TV Drama: Umlilo

Best TV Drama: Umlilo