Director Nick Mutuma’s movies Sincerely Daisy and Disconnect have become the second and third Kenyan movies to make it to Netflix respectively and will officially premier on the streaming platform come October 9, 2020.
On Mutuma’s social page, he broke the news to fans captioned, “Kenya is late to the party but we are finally on @Netflix premiering this Friday, 9th October. 🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿 Thank you @startimeskenya for being the driving force behind this film, as well as the cast and crew who worked tirelessly to bring it to life. Proud of the fact that we’re exporting Swahili and telling our stories on a global platform. 70% of the dialogue in the film is Swahili 😭😭😭🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿 We did it guys! Kenya / Africa to the world! 🇰🇪🇰🇪🇰🇪🦒🦒 @shotbygiraffe”
Sincerely Daisy tells the story of a happy high School graduate’s dream, romance and confidence- are shaken when family and relationship drama put her plans for future in doubt.
The cast include, Ellah Maina, Jackie Matubia, Foi Wambui, Mbeki Mwalimu, BRIAN ABAJAH, Muthoni Gathegi, AKA Psenjen, Serah Wanjiru, Francis Ouma, James Webbo, and Kagambi Nass
On the other hand, Disconnect stars Brenda Wairimu, Nick Mutuma, Patricia Kihoro, Pascal Tokodi, Catherine Kamau, Pierra Makena and Brian Ogola. The movie was produced by Tosh Gitonga of the Nairobi Half-life fame