Thursday, May 26, 2022
African content creators should be empowered with skills to tell African stories, says MultiChoice content strategy boss Georginah Machiridza.
'This is not the digital review screener you've been looking for': Disney+ not making Obi-Wan Kenobi available to media for review purposes before its launch.
Disney PR and marketing is not making the new Lucasfilm miniseries Obi-Wan Kenobi available to media for review purposes before it launches with a double episode on Friday 27 May - at least not for South Africa's "regional" press where Disney+ just launched last week.
New star-studded 13th season of Talakani Sesame on SABC2 from 6 June will help kids and parents to understand and talk about different feelings.
Mari Payne, Sesame Workshop South Africa director of education and outreach, says "Recent developments have proved to us the importance of building resilience and overcoming trauma by developing critical social-emotional skills".
"By helping children build social-emotional skills, we're giving them the tools they need to thrive both in school and in life."
Danie Swart, SABC head of education, says "SABC2 and SABC Education have been long-standing champions of edutainment as part of our drive to entertain and inform our viewers and we are so happy to see a diverse contingent of South African celebrities joining a well-loved, proudly local show".