Taking her shot at film producing and directing, while making a mark on the big screen is Durban film producer and director, Jayan Moodley. The 46-year-old Bachelor of Science graduate, decided to take on the film world and has become one of the most successful women in the industry. With the Keeping Up With The Kandasamys franchise continuing to amuse and enthral audiences, Moodley has set an example for other female producers and directors to follow in her path.
In Women’s Month focus, Newsbreak Lotus’ Shanell Daniel delves deeper into Jayan Moodley’s remarkable journey.
Listen to the SABC Newsbreak podcast here,
In other news, eNCA’s Shahan Ramkissoon’s conduct in a television interview has been described as racism, this according to KwaZulu Natal premier Sihle Zikalala, while Kiru Naidoo also slams the eNCA news journalist for his handling of a recent interview, tap here to read more
Source: Newsbreak Lotus
The global lockdown has everyone’s mental health in a spin! Have you checked out our Mental Health resources by Indian Spice click here
The South African Depression And Anxiety Group (SADAG) is Africa’s largest mental health support and advocacy group open 7 days a week from 8am – 8pm. If you are needing a referral to a psychologist, psychiatrist or support group call SADAG on 011 234 4837 or 0800 20 50 26 and speak to a trained counselor who can assist you further. Substance abuse hotline: 0800 12 13 14 is available 24hrs or alternatively email Zane on firstname.lastname@example.org
If you need support or know someone who does, please reach out to your nearest mental health specialist. India Helplines: Aasra: 022 2754 6669; Sneha India Foundation: +914424640050 and Sanjivini: 011-24311918
Stay at home if you feel unwell. If you have a fever, cough and difficulty breathing, seek medical attention and call in advance. Follow the directions of your local health authority during the coronavirus crisis.
Connect with the Coronavirus Whatsapp services below
- Coronavirus India Whatsapp tap here
- Coronavirus South Africa Whatsapp tap here
- SA Hotline Number: 0800 029 999
For more related coronavirus (COVID-19) latest news and stories click here