Set against the clubs, bars and student hangouts of Johannesburg’s Braamfontein. Shuga relates a bitter-sweet tale of love, betrayal, relationships and heartache among a group of friends in the city of Johannesburg.
the person who is always trying to impress people. Between you and I, he didn’t finish school but no one is EVER allowed to find that out. He used to get involved in dodgy deals
the youngest of the group and a recent university drop-out. She was born and raised in the UK and came to Nigeria on holiday, then decided not to go back. She is social friends with Faridah and is a cheeky, free-spirited party girl with loose morals
the girl next door. She is shy, timid and doesn’t like talking much. She’s a hostess at a night club. She grew up in Enugu with her 6 siblings and her mother…
the 35 year old obnoxious boss. With many years in the TV industry in America under his belt, he decided to bring his expertise back home.
Efosa and Faridah are the “power couple” in The Real. Efosa is the lover boy who is quite naïve when it comes to love which results in his heart being broken time after time. He is extremely likable.
she’s erm…well, I’m not going to give her character away. Let’s just say she brings drama to On the Real
Everyone knows a Faridah (or is her)…someone who knows how to get what she wants, feisty and very outspoken. She is a 23 year old Graduate of the American University of Nigeria where she studied Communications.