Leading Lady

Leading Lady

96 mins | Drama, Comedy, Romance | June 7, 2014

An idealistic British drama school teacher, Jodi Rutherford, persuades a cynical South African farmer to prepare her for a role in a major film as an Afrikaans war heroine. In return Jodi undertakes to direct the annual concert on the Willemse farm. Jodi's interaction with the quirky small town citizens and the stubborn Kobus, teaches her that: "there is more to life than lights... camera... and action!"

Leading Lady

96 mins | Drama, Comedy, Romance | June 7, 2014

Leading Lady
An idealistic British drama school teacher, Jodi Rutherford, persuades a cynical South African farmer to prepare her for a role in a major film as an Afrikaans war heroine. In return Jodi undertakes to direct the annual concert on the Willemse farm. Jodi's interaction with the quirky small town citizens and the stubborn Kobus, teaches her that: "there is more to life than lights... camera... and action!"
IMDb rating 5.6
Producers Dark Matter Studios
Original title Leading Lady
Directors Henk Pretorius
Writers Tina Kruger, Henk Pretorius

Cast

Katie McGrath

as Jodi Rutherford

Bok van Blerk

as Kobus Willemse

Gil Bellows

as Daniel Taylor

Brümilda van Rensburg

as Magdaleen Willemse

André Stolz

as Japie van der Merwe

Eduan van Jaarsveldt

as Johan Willemse

Craig Palm

as Petrus Engelbreght

Mary Twala

as Sarah Novuka

Ilze du Plooy

as Elize Viljoen

Carien Botha

as Katie Krizinger

James Alexander

as Harry Smit

Tina Kruger

as Wilmien du Plooy

Melt Sieberhagen

as Piet Griek

Jana Strydom

as Linda van der Merwe

Jako Krige

as Drikus Malan