Inxeba (The Wound) gets an Oscar nod
The controversial movie, starring singer Nakhane, has qualified to be nominated for the 90th Academy Award in the Best Foreign Language category.
Trevor Noah wins yet another award
Halala! There’s no stopping the comedian’s winning streak! His memoir Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood, won the Thurber Prize for American Humor with an additional $5000 (R68 200) cash prize. The Thurber Prize for American Humor is the only recognition of the art of humor writing in the United States.
Thuso Mbedu nominated for an Emmy award
Thuso’s stellar performance as Winnie on Mzansi Magic drama series Is’Thunzi has scored her a nomination in the Best Performance by an Actress in the International Emmy Awards next year. Shine!
Black Coffee triumphs at Ibiza for the second time
The DJ scooped the Best Deep House DJ gong at this year’s DJ Awards. This is the second time Black Coffee has won the award.