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Set in modern-day Johannesburg – the New York of Africa – Jongo Season 1 tells the origin story of a young man, Eli King, who acquires an array of supernatural abilities after an alien crystal is found in a cave at the Cradle of Humankind. Jongo is the world’s first mainstream African-based superhero TV show.

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Season 1
  • Season 1 | Episode 2 
    Origins: Part 2
    Billionaire businessman, Benjamin Abaddon, discovers a decades-old family secret when given a rare crystal that imbues him with mysterious powers. Meanwhile, Eli King is living a humble and simple life, but starts to have strange and unsettling dreams.
  • Season 1 | Episode 3 
    Discovery - Part 1
    Eli confides in Kay. We meet Benjamin’s mentally ill sister and discover that the Abaddon family is being investigated for a string of crimes. Eli reveals his own mysterious powers.
  • Season 1 | Episode 4 
    Discovery - Part 2
    The psychotic Mr Angel enters the fray. Benjamin Abaddon agrees to be interviewed by a notoriously tough TV journalist, but who is in control? Meanwhile Eli and Maya head out to Kay’s birthday party. Ziv uses the opportunity to his advantage.