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Skeem Saam actress, Lydia Mokgokoloshi, won the Lifetime Achiever Special Recognition Award. Photo: SAFTAs-Instagram  ~ 

The 11th annual South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs) were held last night at the Sun City super bowl.

As usual, the awards celebrated the best in SA film and television.

Here’s a full list of all the winners:


Best TV Soap/Telenovela
The Road

Best Achievement in Directing - TV Soap/Telenovela
High Rollers

Best Actor - TV Soap/Telenovela
Anthony Coleman 

Best Actress - TV Soap/Telenovela
Tina Jaxa 

Best Supporting Actor - TV Soap/Telenovela
Mandla Gaduka

Best Supporting Actress - TV Soap/Telenovela
Linda Sebezo - Sharon Dlamini

Most Popular TV Soap

Best TV Drama

Best Achievement in Directing - TV Drama

Best Actor - TV Drama
Jerry Mofokeng - Heist

Best Actress - TV Drama
Tiffany Barbuzano 

Best Supporting Actor - TV Drama
Warren Masemola 

Best Supporting Actress - TV Drama
Jana Cilliers 

Best TV Comedy
Puppet Nation ZANews

Best Actress - TV Comedy
Chantal Herman

Best Actor - TV Comedy
James Borthwick

Best Supporting Actress - TV Comedy
Sylvaine Strike

Best Supporting Actor - TV Comedy
Reabetswe Rangaka

Best Achievement in Directing - TV Comedy
Alex Fynn and Johan Vermaak, Puppet Nation ZANews

Best Talk Show
Real Talk with Anele

Best TV Presenter
Thembisa Mdoda


Best Actor - Feature Film
Dann-Jaques Mouton 

Best Actress - Feature Film
Shoki Mokgape 

Best Supporting Actor - Feature Film
Abdurahgmaan Adams 

Best Supporting Actress - Feature Film
Hlubi Mboya 

Best Achievement in Directing – Feature Film
Oliver Schmitz

Best Feature Film

Best Documentary Feature
Nobody's Died Laughing

Best Student Film 
Finding Freedom

Best Short Film
The Suit

Lifetime Achievement Awards
Junaid Ahmed 
Lydia Mokgokoloshi

Youth Achiever Award recipient
Thapelo Mokoena

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