LISTEN: 'It's surreal' - SA series nominated for two Emmy Awards

LISTEN: 'It's surreal' - SA series nominated for two Emmy Awards

South African thriller series ‘Reyka’ has been nominated for two awards at the 2022 International Emmys. The Drive with Rob & Roz spoke to writer Rohan Dickson about the nominations. 

Kim Engelbrecht
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The International Emmy Awards 2022 has announced its nominees and the South African thriller 'Reyka' was nominated for two awards. 

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'Reyka' has been nominated for Best Drama and actress Kim Engelbrecht is nominated for Best Performance by an actress.

Earlier this month, the series won four of the eight nominations it received at SAFTAS 2022. 

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Best Actress in a TV Drama (Kim Engelbrecht), Best Achievement in Scriptwriting - TV Drama (Rohan Dickson), Best Achievement in Directing – TV Drama (Catharine Cooke, Zwelesizwe Ntuli), and Best Achievement in Cinematography – TV Drama (Tom Marais).

The Drive with Rob & Roz spoke to Rohan Dickson about the award-winning series. 

"It has been surreal. It's a big deal. Kim Engelbrecht has been nominated - and it gives a real boost to everyone involved. It's really just amazing."

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