All the winners at the 2017 Saftas

Johannesburg – South African film and TV stars were celebrated and honoured at the 11th annual Saftas ceremony held at Sun City.

The biggest weekend of the local awards season kicked off on Thursday when the first awards were handed. 

PICS: Saftas hands out first awards

On Saturday night during a live broadcast on SABC2 small screen and big screen stars received their Golden Horns.

The ceremony was hosted by Katlego Maboe and Thando Thabethe.

The Road won the Best TV Soap/Telenovela award and Isibaya was voted Most Popular soap by the public.

Junaid Ahmed and Lydia Mokgokoloshi received Lifetime Achievement Award and Thapelo Mokoena was the recipient of the Youth Achiever Award.

Sink won Best Feature film.

Here is an abbreviated list of 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 

Hlubi Mboya wins the Golden Horn for Best Supporting Actress - Feature Film #SAFTAs11

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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

The Youth Achiever Award goes to Thapelo Mokoena @mokoenalive #SAFTAs11

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