Guillam Woudberg

TV series, 1987

Drama series set towards the end of the 18th century, in the time of the Republic of Graaff-Reinet. Guillam Woudberg, who lives on the frontier, learns that he has just inherited two prize farms in the Cape Boland. There is one condition: that he lives on the farms himself. This doesn't suit him, so he gets around the proviso by marrying a beautiful girl from the Boland, Suzette Davel. This arranged marriage, along with tension between the English government and a group of rebels lead to a lot of action and intrigue.

Production summary: 

Premiere date:

3 March 1987

Channel:

TV1

Language:

Afrikaans

Genre:

Historical drama; Action and adventure; Based on book

Number of series:

1

Number of episodes:

10

Director:

Daan Retief

Based on:

The books by Karl Kielblock

Cast and Crew: 

ActorCharacter
Danie JoubertGuillam Woudberg
Michelle BotesSuzette Davel
Koos Strauss
Deon Coetzee
Steve Hofmeyr 

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