Netflix has shared JIVA! official trailer along with the release date for June 2021. What is the new series about?
The worldwide popular streaming platform continues to extend its huge library in June 2021 as well. There are lots of new movies in addition to returning TV series. One of the new series that is going to be on Netflix this June is JIVA!.
JIVA! is an upcoming Netflix Original series focusing on the story of a street dancer. The talented artist finds herself in a desperate struggle as she tries to make a decision between a job and her passion. Her love life, familial matters, and the problems of daily life are threatening the one way out: a dance competition with a great prize. Of course, the prize is straight cash.
Here’s the official JIVA! synopsis:
“A talented street dancer struggles while juggling the demands of a dead-end job, family responsibilities, and a rocky love life. When she discovers a dance competition with a cash prize, she realizes that her moves could be the ticket out of her working-class neighborhood in Durban. But first, she must overcome her fears, beat her rivals, and sort out the chaos that is her family.”
When is the release date of JIVA!?
South-African drama and comedy series will be on Netflix at the end of June. The exact release date for the show is June 24, 2021. In addition to this Netflix Original, there will be two other movies and two returning TV series on the same day. Have a look at the upcoming shows on the service this week.
We know the talented actors and actresses who are going to star in the upcoming series. Though we do not know which characters they are going to play. Here’s the main Jiva! cast:
- Noxolo Dlamini
- Stella Dlangalala
- Tony Kgoroge
- Sne Mbatha
- Candice Modiselle
Netflix shared a trailer for the new TV series that will release on June 24th, 2021. You can watch the two-minutes long trailer below!
Made by Africans, Watch by the World
Netflix has been adding new shows from South Africa for some time. The leading streamer has made 14 titles available for its subscribers. Each of them focuses are actually released under the initiative called Made by Africans, Watched by the World.
Netflix South Africa TV Series
Here are some of the best South African series and movies that aired on the service. You can watch them right now on Netflix. These series are also called African Originals and the actors regard these titles by saying that “now it is our time to tell our stories.”
- My Octopus Teacher
- Blood & Water
- Bedford Wives
- Kandasamys: The Wedding
- Seriously Single
- Mrs. Right Guy
- Baby Mamas
- Hole in the Wall
- Riding With Sugar
- The Groom’s Price
JIVA! series also going to the most recent South African TV series on the Netflix. The shows are regarded as Nollywood movies as well. Other than JIVA!, it is highly likely that we will see many more titles coming from South African writers and producers.