Penguin Films produced 78 episodes of Montana for SABC 1. The series revolved around the community of Montana in Cape Town which is a melting pot of different races and social classes. The leading couple, Noli (Zikhona Sodlaka) and Victor (Charles Tertiens) are faced with financial and social challenges as they attempt to revive a community centre in the area to bring everyone together, regardless of status or race.
Season one of Montana was directed by Thabang Moleya and the second season was directed by Catharine Cooke, Shirley Ellis and Gerhard Mostert. The head writer for season 2 Stephen Simm.