South African TV Soapie Cast Fired


Producers of a leading TV soap opera Generations have fired 16 actors who had embarked on a strike.


  • South Africa:  Soapie Dispute Like Apartheid - Kani

    South African Press Association, 27 August 2014

    The dispute between the SABC, production company MMSV and the fired Generation soapie actors, is being handled in an apartheid manner, renowned actor and playwright John Kani said... read more »

  • South Africa:  Hope for Generations Actors

    South African Press Association, 26 August 2014

    The SABC and axed Generation actors will find a common solution leading to the actors returning to work, Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa said on Monday.read more »

  • South Africa:  We Will Not Be Held to Ransom - SABC

    South African Press Association, 22 August 2014

    The SABC will not allow itself to be held to ransom by actors, the public broadcaster's COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng said on Friday.read more »

  • South Africa:  Striking Generations Stars Fired

    allAfrica.com, 19 August 2014

    The South African Broadcasting Corporation and Generations production company have announced a shock move after the cast decided to continue their strike action.read more »

  • South Africa:  Open Letter From the Generations Actors Guild to Our Audience and Fans

    Generations Cast, 18 August 2014

    The principle cast of TV soap opera Generations has written a letter explaining why they have walked off the set and gone on strike.read more »

Generations actors.