Shaka Zulu

Shaka Zulu

This lavish ten-hour mini-series chronicles the rise and fall of the legendary African warrior and Zulu king, Shaka. Filmed on location in South Africa, SHAKA ZULU interweaves historic fact with cultural mythologies to reveal the remarkable life of one of the greatest military figures of the African continent. Starring Henry Cele, Christopher Lee, Robert Powell, Edward Fox and Trevor Howard.

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09:10 (hours:minutes)
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Shaka kaSenzangakhona
The Zulu monarch Shaka was a contemporary of the French emperor Napoleon, and has even been dubbed the ‘African Napoleon’ by some. However, apart from their reputation as great military leaders, history has remembered these two men quite differently. On...