Established in 2013 as an independently owned television production company, Weldun Media is an award winning production company that produces non-scripted and scripted programming for local and international clientele. Currently led by co-owners Juvais Dunn and Kgosana Monchusi, the Weldun team is passionate about using its creative energy to birth ideas and content that taps into various target audience ranging from the South African locale, African diaspora and the larger global audience.
Weldun Media has created and produced a thousand hours of television content for digital and network television. Since starting humbly in 2016 with BET Africa’s daily short form entertainment series BET Buzz, Weldun has cemented itself as one of the leading producers for reality tv.
The company has produced BET A-LIST, BLACK GIRLS ROCK (Short Form), BET BREAKS, LAUGH IN YOUR LANGUAGE, STATE OF THE PEOPLE, T.I.A, BET AWARDS TV SPECIALS which are filmed yearly in Los Angeles (2016 – present) at the BET Awards Experience, demonstrating Weldun’s ability to execute high-end international productions across borders on the go. After securing international financing Weldun also ventured into its first advertiser funded programme, HASHTAGS Season 1 and 2, a fun, light-hearted talk show aimed at millennials with an appetite for popular culture conversations.
Weldun’s recent successes include the doccie-series THE BIG SECRET Season 2 which garnered record viewership for the BET Africa channel picking up a South African and Television Award Nomination for Best Doccie-Series. Weldun also produced its first scripted project OPUS, a short film that has screened across the world winning Best Narrative Short at the Silicon Valley African Film Festival and Best Short Film at Jozi Film Festival.
Weldun remains focused on taking Africa to the world and investing in the future of entertainment, developing ideas relevant to both established and emerging audiences through digital, feature, and short form content. With our ethos #PassionMakesEffortLess, the team is able to approach each project with a fearless passion to go beyond the brief and deliver to clients while maintaining a warm, friendly staff and crew culture.