Rieksie Rautenbach, Baasspeurder

TV series, 1986

Youth series about a woman detective who gets stationed in a small Free State town. Rieksie Rautenbach gets sent to Blesbokfontein and quickly decides to get the station back into shape. Her station commander doesn't seem convinced that a woman could be up for the job and they are constantly at odds with each other. But Rieksie doesn't stand back for her colleagues and often gets the bad guys, whether it's thieves, kidnappers, drug dealers or murderers they're after.

Production summary: 

Premiere date:

2 December 1986

Channel:

TV1

Language:

Afrikaans

Genre:

Children and youth; Detective drama

Number of series:

1

Number of episodes:

13

Director:

Peers Hartzenberg

Writer:

Pieter Pieterse

Translation of title:

"Rieksie Rautenbach, Master Detective"

Cast and Crew: 

ActorCharacter
Golda RaffRieksie Rautenbach
Michael ConradieConstable Poen
Alwyn van der Merwe
Pieter Fourie
Petru Wessels
Willie Steyn
Jacques Bosch
Morné Coetzer
Steve le Roux
Isobel Terre'Blanche
Karin Hougaard