13 episodes of Skeem Saam scheduled for broadcast on SABC1 Thursdays at 20h30 from 13 October.
Skeem Saam is about three young boys, surrounded by family and mentors who play important roles in their lives. The series challenges South Africans to think critically about traditional ideas of masculinity. The youth are inspired to live responsibly and positively said Cornet Mamabolo plays the role of Tbose.
Clement Maosa who plays the role of Kwaito in Skeem Saam is from Polokwane, Limpopo.
Patrick Seleka from Limpopo plays ‘Katlego’.
Africa Tsoai plays the role of Mr Maputla in Skeem Saam.
The drama Skeem Saam, produced by PEU Communication Solutions for SABC Education is a blend of stories about how a boy knows when he has become a man. It examines the plight of today’s male children and the tough challenges they face transitioning into manhood. The underlying premise for the series is, real men are made, not born.