Archive for May, 2015

Of Kings & Prophets – trailer

created on May-14-2015
Production: Of Kings & Prophets
Director: Jeffrey Nachmanoff

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Cast of Of Kings & Prophets, from left: Simone Kessel, Oliver Rix, Ray Winstone and Maisie Richardson-Sellers

Of Kings & Prophets pilot which recently shot in Cape Town, has been picked up for a full season by ABC.
Written by Adam Cooper & Bill Collage and directed by Jeffrey Nachmanoff, it stars Ray Winstone as Saul, Oliver Rix as David and Simone Kessel as Anohim.

In the pilot Joe Vaz plays Amos, the Queen’s (Kessel) aide and tax-collector. It also stars local sensation Alex McGregor as Merav and Brett Williams as Maatiyahu.

The project, from ABC Studios, is described as an epic biblical saga of faith, ambition and betrayal as told through the eyes of a battle-weary king, a powerful and resentful prophet and a resourceful young shepherd on a collision course with destiny.
Click here for the rest of ABC’s Fall line-up.

Die Buurtwag – The Series

created on May-7-2015

On the set of Die Buurtwag (Neighbourhood Watch) with Leon Kruger, Joe Vaz and Richard September. Photo © Beer Adriaanse

Joe has started shooting on an exciting new series written and directed by Beer Adriaanse for Kyknet. Die Buurtwag is a poignant comedy following a group of neighbours who form a neighbourhood watch.

Die Buurtwag series is based upon the award-winning short film of the same name. Tightly written and very funny, it is a very exciting project and Joe is extremely thrilled to be a part of it.

You can watch the original short film below.

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Other Buurtwag News

  • Buurtwag: Come Hang Out in The Neighbourhood
  • Buurtwag: Meet The Boys
  • Buurtwag – Trailer
  • Buurtwag Premieres 30 September
  • Die Buurtwag – The Series
  • Short Film – Die Buurtwag