South Africa is getting its first contemporary Western series, Outlaws and an explosive first trailer for the new Showmax Original has just been released.
‘OUTLAWS’ PREMIERING ON SHOWMAX IN SEPTEMBER
Set in the lush but lawless land on the border between Lesotho and KwaZulu-Natal, Outlaws is the story of two families at war with each other: the Zulu, cattle-farming Biyela clan and the Basotho, cattle-raiding Tseoles.
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MEET THE CAST
Fresh faces Lehlohonolo Mayeza and Nirvana Nokwe-Mseleku co-star as Leruo Tseole and Sihle Biyela.
Also look out for two-time SAFTA nominee Siyabonga Shibe (Shaka iLembe, The Wife, Gaz’lam) as the Biyela patriarch and Mmabatho Mogomotsi (Snowey in Yizo Yizo) as the Tseole matriarch, not to mention the likes of SAFTA winner Nolwazi Shange-Ngubeni (The River, Mzali Wami), Men’s Health Cover Guy Challenge winner Mnqobi Kunene (How To Manifest a Man) and man of the moment, Thembinkosi Mthembu (Adulting, Shaka iLembe, The River)
Outlaws is premiering on 6 September 2023, with new episodes on Wednesdays.