Intersexions bags eight SAFTA nominations

Intersexions bags eight SAFTA nominations

A winning tradition started by season one has been cemented by Intersexions season 2. The show bagged the most number of nominations in the TV Drama categories, even earning all three nominations in the Best actress in a TV Drama category.

The full list of nominees for the 2014 edition of the South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs) was revealed this this week celebrating and promoting home-grown Television production, creativity and excellence - as well as encouraging entrepreneurship and development within the industry. The nominees were chosen out of 432 entries received by the SAFTAs panel of judges. This years awards will be held on the 4th of April, 2014

Intersexions was nominated for the following categories:

Best TV Drama
Intersexions: Season 2 - Quizzical Pictures
Tempy Pushas - Endemol South Africa
Room 9 - DV8 Films

Best Director of a TV Drama
Intersexions: Season 2 - Directing Team
Rockville - Johnny Barbuzano
Tempy Pushas - Libby Dougherty Tebogo Malope
High Rollers - Directing Team

Best Writing Team of a TV Drama
High Rollers - Writing Team
Intersexions: Season 2 - Brent Quinn, Gillian Breslin, Linda Bere
Rockville - Gwydion Beynon, Phatu Makwarela
Room 9 - Athos Kyriakides, Thuso Sibisi

Best DOP /Cinematographer of a TV Drama
High Rollers - Greg Heimann
Intersexions: Season 2 - Tom Marais
Room 9 - Nick Hofmeyr

Best Actor in a TV Drama
Mthunzi Ntoyi - Zola Yili Montana ii
Siyabonga Thwala - Musa Intersexions: Season 2
Antony Coleman - David King High Rollers

Best Actress in a TV Drama
Tina Jaxa - Nokuthula Intersexions: Season 2
Cebile Mlaba - MaDlamini Intersexions: Season 2
Gcina Mkhize - Manzuza Intersexions: Season 2