Dr. Con se Overberge

TV series, 1981

Short series based on the stories and sketches of Dr. Con de Villiers. The stories are all set in the Overberg region between 1900 and 1925 and include tales of local scandal, ghosts, love and gossip.

Production summary: 

Premiere date:

21 January 1981

Channel:

SABC-TV

Language:

Afrikaans

Genre:

Comedy drama; Based on short story

Number of series:

1

Number of episodes:

6

Director:

Manie van Rensburg

Writer:

Johan van Jaarsveld

Based on:

short stories and sketches by Con de Villiers

Translation of title:

"Doctor Con's Overberg"

Cast and Crew: 

ActorCharacter
Babs LakerTa'
Jannie GildenhuysPa Andries
Limpie Bassonpostman
Johan van Jaarsvelddoctor
Marga van Rooy 
Ernst Eloff 
Wilma Stockenström 
Annelize van der Ryst 
Marieta Channel 
Louw Verwey  
Ian Roberts 

 

Sources: 

  • Stella du Toit, Daar's 'n Nuwe Polisieheld op Pad! Radio en TV Dagboek, 19 January 1981, p.22.