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Shaka Zulu

IMDb 7.8 300 min/episode
Genre:
Drama, Action, History, War, Biography
Stars:
Christopher Lee, Roy Dotrice, Trevor Howard, Robert Powell, Edward Fox, Fiona Fullerton, Henry Cele, Dudu Mkhize
Director:
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Country:
United States, South Africa, Australia, Italy, West Germany
Rating:
7.7 / 3 times
Release:
1986-11-24
Synopsis:
Framed around Queen Victoria's decision on England's political stance towards the Zulu Nation, this mini-series details King Shaka's rise and fall with mythic detail. Prophecy is mixed with recorded fact regarding Shaka's birth, exile, innovations in warfare, assumption of the throne, building of the Zulu Empire, first contact with Europe and the events that lead to his downfall.