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Sincerely Daisy, Kenyan Film Premiers on Netflix to a Great Reception

Sincerely Daisy, Kenyan Film Premiers on Netflix to a Great Reception

Sincerely Daisy, a feature film directed by popular actor Nick Mutuma, premiered on Netflix on October 9, making it Kenya’s first feature film to have its premiere on the popular streaming site.

The film, which revolves around the story of “Daisy”, played by Ella Maina, has since been trending on number one in Netflix, in the Top Kenyan Films Category.

Sincerely Daisy premiers on Neflix just weeks after another Kenyan film, Poacher, had its premier on the on-demand video platform, becoming the country’s first short film to premier on Netflix.

Disconnect, by Tosh Gitonga is also coming to Neflix on October 16, 2020.


Sincerely Daisy revolves around a young girl called Daisy, who seems to have secured her future after excelling in her final year of high school.

Things however, take a turn for the worse when she realizes that her dreams of studying abroad could be shattered because her family cannot afford to pay for it.

Coupled with life’s challenges, this realization sets Daisy off on a downward spiral of unfortunate events that test her relationship with her family, boyfriend, and friends.

Cast: Ella Maina, Mbeki Mwalimu, Sam Psenjen, Jackie Matubia, Muthoni Gathecha, Foi Wambui and Brian Abajah.

The film’s trailer was released on September 2, 2020, building so much anticipation among Kenyans and judging by the feedback shared on social media, Sincerely Daisy has not disappointed.

Below are some of the views shared;

Dennis Itumbi, HSC: Well done,
@nickmutuma and the entire cast of #SincerelyDaisy – well Scripted, well-acted, well done. Just watched the movie on @Netflixand I am reminded of the eternal truth, there is a place for the Creative Economy in Kenya. 
Mary Muriithi: I enjoyed the film.Real talent.
@EllahMaina is a great actor. She has a really cool dad. The shosh is extra. I loved Lisa.shes the real #BFF. And the tears were infectious!! #SincerelyDaisy #SupportLocal.
Tosh Gitonga: The most important thing to do despite the circumstances is simply to do.. I am very proud of
@nickmutuma and His Team… Take this win and let it propel you further.. The world is your stage.. #SincerelyDaisy #Netflix #PremieresToday!
Milkah Wainaina:I have thoroughly enjoyed this movie #SincerelyDaisy Kenya to the world

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