Netflix Announces JIVA! as it’s Next African Original Series

Shortly after renewing their first African Original series “Queen Sono”, Netflix has announced their next African Original. “JIVA!” an energetic drama that follows street dancer Ntombi, who while juggling the demands of a dead end job, family responsibility and a rocky love life. She realises that her dance moves could be her ticket out of her working class neighbourhood in Durban but first, she must overcome her fears, beat her rivals and sort out the chaos that is her family.

The series is being written and produced in Africa and will showcase an all-African cast and crew.


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