In case you missed this, heads up: The nation of South Africa awaits with bated breath, Coca-Cola and KFC the return of its most well loved soapie Generations.
The iconic series was discontinued after a salary dispute that resulted in several actors who played main characters unceremoniously departing from the cast. Generations is a big deal over here with an almost religious following that extends past South Africa’s borders into neighbouring countries. The prospect of Generations was an issue of such macroeconomic proportions that the national trade union (COSATU) intervened.
This is the powerhouse that is Generations.
‘But surely there are more important things in life?! I hear you ask. So I’ve written a whole list, 8 things in life that are important that watching Generations tonight :
Unless you’re having a baby, looking for the cure for ebola or something equally earth shattering there is nothing, NOTHING more important than you witnessing the return of Generations!
Generations will be showing tonight on SABC 1 at 20:00.
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