‘Queen Sono’ Trailer: Spy Action in Netflix’s First African Series


Take a look at the trailer Netflix has released for Queen Sono, their first original series from Africa.

South African actress Pearl Thusi (Quantico) Queen Soho, plays a spy who’s long made it her mission to protect the people of Africa. Things get complicagted when, during a dangerous mission, she discovers shocking details related to the assassination to her mother, who was killed when Queen was a child.

The cast of this energetic-looking series includes Vuyo Dabula, Sechaba Morojele, Chi Mhende, Loyiso Madinga, Rob Van Vuuren, Kate Liquorish, Khathu Ramabulana, Enhle Maphumulo, Abigail Kubeka, Connie Chiume, Otto Nobela and James Ngcobo. The show was filmed in and around Johannesburg, South Africa.

Watch out for the six-episode first season to arrive on February 28.

Official synopsis for Queen Sono:

After the assassination of her mother, Queen Sono grows up to become a kick-ass yet unconventional spy devoted to protecting the people of Africa. During a dangerous field assignment, Queen unknowingly uncovers shocking details about her mother’s death, sparking her own truth-finding mission.