Not all superheroes wear capes. This is evident in the first South African Original Series that has been acquired by Netflix. "Shadow," a eight-episode series that premieres worldwide on Friday, centres on a former cop turned vigilante and the cases that he takes on to solve crimes in Johannesburg and restore faith in humanity.
But on the periphery, is Ashley (Amanda du-Pont), a good friend of his sister, who's med-student by day and adult entertainer by night. At first, she seems no more than a girl just doing what she’s got to do but later reveals superpowers of her own.
Du-Pont really impresses as she reels the unsuspecting viewer as she owns the small screen.
IOL Entertainment chatted to du-Pont ahead of the show's premiere: