Manhunt
TVPlus - English|9 September 2021
There’s a serial rapist on the loose and Detective Pele is convinced he knows who the culprit is.
EZANNE JANSE VAN RENSBURG

South African soapies regularly mix the real world into their delicate storylines, and few do it better than Generations: The Legacy. From the horrendous ukuthwala (forced child marriage) storyline involving young Mbali (Ditebogo Ledwaba) in 2020, to Smanga’s (Moopi Mothibeli) male abuse 2019-arc in which his then-girlfriend Zitha (Zoe Mthiyane) physically and emotionally abused him, there’s no shortage of hot topics. Now, with Women’s Month barely in our rear-view mirror, the show tackles early parole and a serial rapist for its storylines.

SHOCK AND HORROR

Detective Pele (Andile Nebulane) will have his hands full when Thabiso (Phila Mazibuko), a sex offender Pele put behind bars, is suddenly set free. “Thabiso was charged with rape and sentenced to years in prison, but he was only in prison for a few months before Pele sees him out and free!” says Andile.

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