CAPE TOWN – Both Worlds, the production company behind ZANews’ Puppet Nation and Point of Order, is proud to announce the two titles have received a combined 10 South African Film and TV Award (SAFTA) nominations. Now in its 12th season, Puppet Nation is an established name in South African satire and comedy, featuring a [...]
CAPE TOWN - Puppet Nation ZA had barely cleaned up after their 100th episode party before it was time to crack open the champagne once again, and celebrate their nomination for the 2015 International Emmys. The show has been nominated for Best TV Comedy, and will compete with shows from Brazil, France, Colombia and Canada [...]
It's been a busy few months for Both Worlds! We filmed the 100th episode of Puppet Nation, our flagship show. We wrapped season 1 of Point of Order, premiering on StarOne on 31 October, bringing the comedy panel show format to South Africa. Our puppets rallied in support of StarSat at their ICASA hearings, supporting [...]
Puppet Nation cleaned up at the SAFTA awards in 2015 - here's how the press covered that: http://beta.iol.co.za/tonight/tv-radio/puppet-nation-pulls-strings-not-punches-1861466 http://starsat.co.za/news/puppet-nation-za-scoops-seven-awards-at-the-saftas
ZANEWS Takes Home Two Awards at the 2015 IAB Bookmarks and Gets 11 SAFTA Nominations in the Same Week.
It’s been a great week for ZANEWS, winning a Gold Pixel for Specialist Publishing Site and the award for Best Editorial Team at the Bookmarks, and then receiving 11 SAFTA (South African Film and Television Awards) nominations for ‘Puppet Nation ZA’. The ZANEWS team not only produces South Africa’s favourite satirical puppet news show, but [...]