Sokhulu and Partners is a legal drama series produced by Paw Paw Films for SABC 1. The Sokhulu brothers (Melusi Yeni & Thami Africa) with the help of Pamela (Linda Sokhulu) fight legal battles in court as they stand up for those who cannot speak for themselves. The series is based on real cases in South Africa with a dramatic twist.
Paw Paw’s legal drama series, Sokhulu and Partners, won best drama and was nominated for an International Emmy Award in 2009 in the drama category.
The first season of Sokhulu and Partners was directed by Thabang Moleya and Nurma Ann Dippenaar and the second season was directed by Natalie Haarhoff.
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Two brothers with their own law practice start out with the same vision – to uphold the law and to serve their community. One of them, however, is in danger of losing sight of this goal in his quest for material success. As they are drawn into legal matters, where human rights are paramount, complications in both their personal and professional lives begin to take their toll. Will they hold fast to their principles? Will they be able to separate their lives from their legal careers? Will they continue to serve the best interests of their clients? Watch as their stories unfold and brotherly bonds are tested.
Production Company: PawPaw Films (Sister company of Penguin Films)
Year: 2008 - 2016