TV series, 1984
Mini-series about the gentle-hearted Neelsie and his endless trouble with his stubborn and incompetent fellow man. "Sagmoedige Neelsie" was an alter ego of C.J. Langenhoven, and the series was based on the fantasies and stories of this famous Afrikaans author.
Cast and Crew:
|Annelize van der Ryst||Vroutjie|
|Ernst Eloff||Oom Stoffel|
|Marga van Rooy||Soetlief|
|Jannie Gildenhuys||Oom Watwo|
|Meex Xteen||municipal constable|
|Pierre Knoesen||shop assistant |
|Ben Clanckenberg||Van der Bijl|
|Louise Mollett-Prinsloo||Mrs. van der Bijl|
Original air date: 13 March 1984
Original air date: 20 March 1984
A bankrupt circus arrives in town and announces an auction of all their animals. As a joke, Neelsie places a bid - but then he wins and a terrible thing happens.
Original air date: 27 March 1984
The learned and intelligent Neelsie demonstrates his exceptional abilities,
Original air date: 3 April 1984
It's become high fashion to speak English, regardless of how well you can actually speak it. Stoffelina van der Byl has even gone as far as making her and her husband's names more English, and she decides to hold a very English party.
Original air date: 10 April 1984
Neelsie receives a court summons for Engela's debt. His day is spoilt and he decides to make the magistrate and lawyer pay.
Original air date: 17 April 1984
Engela is organising a big concert with a play, singing, dancing and recitals. The fuss gets too much for Neelsie, who sets off with Herrie the elephant harnessed to a train.