Bobby van Jaarsveld to star in kykNET drama Spoorloos

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Bobby van Jaarsveld.
Bobby van Jaarsveld.
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Singer and actor Bobby van Jaarsveld joins the cast of the kykNET drama Spoorloos: Die eiland.

According to a press release by the channel, Spoorloos is an anthology series which features a new cast, storyline and character every season.

In the latest season of Spoorloos: Die Eiland, the life of Stefan Claassen, played by van Jaarsveld, an adventurous young architect, is hurled into chaos when an unfortunate chance encounter with his long-lost love not only reignites his feelings for her but drags him into a web of deceit when she disappears.

I'm very excited about this opportunity. This is the first time I'm portraying such a serious role. I feel honoured to be part of such an incredible production – Spoorloos' quality is next level.
- Bobby van Jaarsveld

Christo David and Francios Coetzee direct the series.

"We are certain that viewers will enjoy Spoorloos: Die Eiland as much as the previous seasons. This season will, as with the previous seasons, keep the viewers guessing," says Davids.

Spoorloos: Die Eiland premieres on Tuesday, 19 July at 20:00 on kykNET (DStv 144) and will be available on DStv Catch Up. The season comprises of eight episodes.

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