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Director Mandla N credits victory on working with a black cast and crew

eHostela topples The Queen as DStv’s second most-watched show

Emmanuel Tjiya S Mag Editor-in-chief

The second season of eHostela has toppled The Queen as pay broadcaster DStv’s second most-watched show, with the TV drama’s creative director Mandla N crediting the victory on working with a black cast and crew.

According to the January data by the Broadcast Research Council of SA, the show that returned last month drew an impressive rating of 1.76-million viewers on January 10. This means it pushed down to the third spot Connie and Shona Ferguson’s daily drama The Queen (1.66 million viewers)...

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