Skeem Saam is a blend of stories about the journey to manhood. The local drama series examines the plight of today’s male children and the tough challenges they face transitioning into manhood.
Skeem Saam airs on Mondays to Fridays at 18h30 on SABC 1 – and also available to stream on YouTube and VIU.
Tuesday 1 September 2020
Things get uglier at the Maputla family meeting. Pretty is stuck between a rock and a hard place about her audition. Nimza has no idea how to comfort a broken friend who rocks up at his doorstep.
Wednesday 2 September 2020
Leeto and Mokgadi’s marital problems have escalated beyond measure. Leshole’s radio interview leaves him exposed in a way he couldn’t have imagined. Pretty is panicked about the audition but goes to it anyway.
Thursday 3 September 2020
Leeto gives Mokgadi an impossible condition when she asks him to move back to the house with her. Pretty desperately wants a chance to prove herself to her family but her fate doesn’t lie in her hands.
Friday 4 September 2020
Leeto unleashes his former self in Joburg to deal with his marital problems. Pretty gets a callback but not everyone is happy for her. Leshole realises he has no other choice but to rekindle with an ex.
Monday 7 September 2020
John loses it with Leeto and sends him packing. Pretty lies to Kat in order to make her callback happen.
Tuesday 8 September 2020
Leeto gets the shock of his life when Meikie tells him about Mokgadi and Mary’s plans. Kat is less than excited at Pretty’s news. Ruth is disappointed by Koloi’s lacklustre attitude concerning his future.
Wednesday 9 September 2020
Mokgadi is shocked when Leeto makes a “man-of-the-house” order pertaining to Mary. In order to preserve her lie, Pretty turns down free legal advice regarding her modelling contract. Koloi’s friends are shocked when he reveals his career plans.
Thursday 10 September 2020
Leeto has a suggestion about Noah’s situation that leaves Mokgadi and Mary rattled. Pretty is overwhelmed by something she needs to do and a loved one consoles her. Koloi is shook when Sis Ouma chooses a university for him.
Friday 11 September 2020
Leeto turns to John for help in order to get rid of a problem in his house. Pretty gives Clement ammunition to blackmail her. Koloi struggles to convince Sis Ouma to let him study what he’s passionate about.
Monday 14 September 2020
Mokgadi is ambushed into having a dinner she’d rather not have. Koloi is caught between a rock and a hard place when both Ruth and Sis Ouma make efforts to get him educated. Pretty, while trying hard to be a super model, is derailed by her mother with an ultimatum.
Tuesday 15 September 2020
Leeto is shaken when it seems that Meikie is putting together a dangerous puzzle. Pretty resorts to desperate measures to avoid eating. Koloi is shocked when Sis Ouma brings him forms to apply for a different career.
Wednesday 16 September 2020
With Pretty’s photo shoot looming, things turn for the worst. Leeto decides on his and Mokgadi’s future.
Thursday 17 September 2020
Pretty is gutted when she is forced to kiss her future goodbye. Leeto is adamant about his feelings regarding his future with Mokgadi. Koloi and Sis Ouma have a standoff about his career choice.
Friday 18 September 2020
Leeto is resolute about ending things with Mokgadi and nothing can change his mind. Pretty defies her family and chases her dream. Koloi continues to battle with the pressure from home, and from Ruth.
Monday 21 September 2020
Pretty dodges a bullet with MaNtuli only to discover that someone close has betrayed her. Mokgadi will not just roll over and give Leeto the divorce. Ruth drops a bombshell.
Tuesday 22 September 2020
MaNtuli makes an announcement that rocks Pretty’s world. Leeto is shocked when he looks into his bank account. Koloi is in a funk and can’t even find enjoyment in the things he loves.
Wednesday 23 September 2020
Clement falls victim to a crime at Charles’s shop. Mokgadi further extends the battle lines by mentioning finances to Leeto. A young man surprises the Moloisis when he lands at their doorstep.
Thursday 24 September 2020
MaNtuli refuses Pretty’s peace offering. Meikie is shook to learn that money exchanged hands between father and son without her knowledge. Someone helps Koloi come up with a plan to get Sis Ouma to agree to his career choice.
Friday 25 September 2020
The rift between mother and daughter intensifies at the Seakamela house. Leeto is adamant that the divorce is happening. Koloi is in a lot of trouble.
Monday 28 September 2020
Leeto makes a decision that leaves Mokgadi crushed. Pretty makes peace with a bitter ex. Koloi is gutted by a decision taken by his father.
Tuesday 29 September 2020
MaNtuli attempts to do crisis management when she sees Pretty’s photos in the magazine. Koloi is helpless in his relationship with Sis Ouma. Mokgadi is ready to talk but has only one condition.
Wednesday 30 September 2020
Pretty makes a decision to take charge of her own life despite what anyone thinks. Meikie is agitated when an unwelcome guest drops by her doorstep. Sis Ouma makes Koloi’s living conditions very hard.