New things: Good news for Skeem Saam fans

New things: Good news for Skeem Saam fans

SABC1’s hit soapie Skeem Saam has been renewed for an additional season after being on a two-month production break.

There were concerns that the show won’t are renewed for an additional season after the various changes that were happening at the general public broadcaster.

But the soapie’s ardent viewers can rest assured that their favorite Turloop show is back in production.

Announcing the news of the show’s return, Skeem Saam stars Dieketseng Mnisi, Vusi Leremi, and Lerato Marabe, said they were excited about being back in production and there have been “hot storylines” within the pipeline.

“We are back, shooting another amazing season of your favorite soapie and therefore the storylines are getting to get on fire. There’s more drama, upper things, and everything,” said the trio on their official Skeem Saam Twitter account.

The show’s return comes amid the announcement by the Saftas that the show has been nominated for four awards at the 15th installment of the Saftas, including for best actress during a TV soapie, hottest soapie, and best-supporting actor.

According to the newest ratings from the Research Council of South Africa, the show remains within the top 5 within the best-watched list.