SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE
SIGN IN SEARCH MENU
SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE

Side Dish

Genres: Drama, Miniseries
Broadcast on: SABC1

Rate:

6.0

Add to Show Favourites

Broadcaster information
South African channels

SABC1 : 19 Aug 2018 - 09 Sep 2018

About the Show

Side Dish is a South African miniseries created by Mandla N. which revolves around a group of women who go on holiday and accidentally murder a Ben 10.

It was the second in a miniseries strand which aired on SABC1 in 2018, entitled "Woza Nazo", after Emoyeni.

How long can you keep a secret? When a group of four married friends go on holiday, one of the women invites her Ben 10 over. But things take a turn for the worse when the Ben 10 sleeps with one of the friends.

An argument ensues and Ben 10 is accidently killed.

Faced with the dilemma of whether to report the death or not, the ladies decide to bury Ben 10 as they see it as their only way to keep themselves out of prison and save their marriages.

The cast includes Refilwe Madumo as Amanda, Jo-anne Reyneke as Sli, Matshepo Maleme as Joyce, Thuso Mbedu as Phiwe, Ntando Mncube as Apollo and Zali Nxabi as Sergeant Litha.

Side Dish was created by Mandla N. and is produced by Black Brain Pictures, with executive producer Annelie van Rooyen and producer Mamohau Kekana. Mandla N. and Que Ntuli are directors. The head writers are Tshenolo Mabale and Mandla N, with co-writers Zack Sekhu and Dominique Masson.

The music and soundtrack is by Mandla N., Kurt Slabbert, F.R.Y.A. and Athi Petela, with vocals by F.R.Y.A. The track "Mbongo Zaka", by Rouge, is also featured.


Starring

as
Amanda

as
Joyce (as Matshepo Princess Maleme)

as
Phiwe

as
Apollo (as Ntando Menzi Mncube)

as
Sergeant Litha


Latest Articles

2019 SAFTAs - all the nominees

08 Feb 2019 | Written by: TVSA Team | From: Awards | 6 comments
The River makes a big splash in the new Telenovela category and The Queen, Gen, 7de Laan and Muvhango are noticeably missing again.


Review: Side Dish - Episode 4

10 Sep 2018 | Written by: tha - bang | From: Movies and Things with Thabang | 2 comments
The series started on high note for me but ended on a not-so-high note. A review of what went wrong...


Review: Side Dish - Episode 3

04 Sep 2018 | Written by: tha - bang | From: Movies and Things with Thabang | 1 comment
Our lovely snakes felt the noose tighten on Sunday as the series builds up to the finale next week.

LATEST ARTICLES

Road to Destiny Teasers - September 2020

Luis is found not guilty but lands up in jail!


Shadows from the Past Teasers - September 2020

Candela has an accident. Also, Emanuel is missing.


Along Came Love Teasers - September 2020

Luciana warns David not to fall for Graciela's tricks. Also, Mark takes Susan hostage.


New on TV today: Friday 7 August

Discover the secret world of Tiny Creatures on Netflix or learn about The Persians on BBC Earth.


2020 SAMAs: the Night 1 to 4 winners

Music Vid. the Year, Best Classical and Female Artist of The Year... the winners from Thursday's #ForThaCraft night.


Meet Uzalo's Criminal Enemy No. 1

Hold your breath KwaMashu... this is the intel on the new badge in town, played by Jet Novuka. 10 things you must know.


The Way To Paradise 3 Teasers - September 2020

New season alert! Eight months have passed and Martin escapes. Also, Valentina is kidnapped.


The Way To Paradise 2 Teasers - September 2020

Season 2 finale! Cahlo gives kill instructions.


New on TV today: Thursday 6 August

A docuseries about Hillary Clinton starts on M-Net and talker Die Lewe Skuld Jou Niks is new to VIA.


Filmmaker Tim Greene's Lockdown drama Cabin Fever premieres on DStv Box Office

How to create and distribute a feature film under Level 5 Lockdown. These South Africans show us how.

LATEST SITE ACTIVITY


More activity at TVSA Central


LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS



LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS






10-Day Clean Eating Challenge

×
×

You browser doesn't have Flash, Silverlight, Gears, BrowserPlus or HTML5 support.