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Haunted by her past, flawed but brilliant criminal profiler, Reyka Gama investigates a string of brutal murders committed by a serial killer in the sugar cane fields of KwaZulu-Natal.


South African born actress Kim Engelbrecht (Isidingo, Dominion and The Flash) and acclaimed British actor Iain Glen (Game of Thrones and Downtown Abbey) star in the M-Net and Fremantle’s eight-part contemporary crime drama Reyka.

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Bruinou.com Content Contributor Angelo Louw on 2021 M&G List of 200 Young South Africans
A long-time Bruinou.com Content Contributor and Documentarian Angelo Louw has recently been announced as a finalist on the 2021 Mail & Guardian 200 Young South Africans List which annually honours outstanding youth in the country.
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On a quick visit home to South Africa, in between filming episodes of The Flash in her role as The Mechanic, Kim Engelbrecht revealed a little more about the character she plays and about  her experience of filming in Canada.
 
The Mechanic is the devoted assistant to “The Flash” Season 4 nemisis The Thinker, but the actress said that her character isn’t entirely evil.
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Tuesday, 25 July 2017 12:07

Kim Engelbrecht Lands New Role in The Flash

Make no mistake. This is Huge! ...but Kim Engelbrecht is not simply a "flash-in-the-pan" actress who just happened to get lucky.
Kim has come a long way having spent more than two decades building a solid career in the entertainment industry.
Being cast as The Mechanic in the hit US TV superhero series The Flash is affirmation of how immensely talented Kim really is.

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South African-born football sensation Ryan de Vries is now eligible to play for the New Zealand national team. He relishes the prospects of representing the All Whites in an official Fifa World Cup showpiece.

The 24-year-old left winger who joined Auckland City in 2013 was voted Players’ Player in 2015 and is a top goalscorer. The prolific striker represented his side (Oceania Confederation) in two Club World Cup tournaments in Morocco and Japan where he rubbed shoulders with the likes of Barcelona kingpin Lionel Messi and Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo.

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