Selina is an intelligent young woman of humble beginnings who has excelled in her fourth form exams and is bound to join university. Her mischievous stepmother, Kristina, crafts a wicked plot to sell her off to work as a maid for the Mackenzies, putting on hold her dreams to pursue further education. Despite being between a rock and a hard place, Selina wins favour with her employers for having a golden touch to whatever she puts her hand on.
SELINA ACTORS REAL NAMES
Selina real name is Celestine Gachohi
Selina, a 20-year-old girl, is brought to a wealthy city home by her two-faced (super-sweet on the outside, cunning within), rural stepmother Kristina who has brainwashed her innocent mind into believing she needs to work here to support her family, her unwell father, & her younger step-brother and sister.
Zoe real name is Mbeki Mwalimu
Zoe is married to Reagan. She’s the perfect “partner” for him – more like a partner-in-crime who has helped corrupt his sharp brains further.
Boi real name Peter Kamau
Boi is Kristina’s son.
Kristina real name is Victoria Mzenge
Kristina is simply looking to make some easy money from Selina. She has lied to Zakayo (her husband) that she’s sending Selina off to a family that is willing to sponsor her studies & that it’ll be good for the girl.
Nelson real name is Pascal Tokodi
While he’s a warm character, his focus yet isn’t his family at all, but his torrid relationship with another super-hot, super-eligible girl from a wealthy family of well-known cosmetic surgeon parents.
Patricia real name is Helen Keli
She comes from a moneyed, politically well-connected family & the house – as well as the business – are still in her name. Therefore, she has the upper hand in the running of the house – outwardly at least.
Reagan real name is Kone Nouhum
Just at the start of the show, he gets married to his Secretary Zoe – an attractive, wannabe social climber. She’s the perfect “partner” for him, more like a partner-in-crime who has helped corrupt his sharp brains further. So that he’s been smoothly growing the business by bribing and other corrupt practices, that no one else in the family is aware of. Most of all, he’s been slowly stealing & siphoning off monies from the family account into his and his wife’s personal accounts.
other actresses real names
Jacqueline (Gloria Songoro)
Collete (Joyce Maina)
SELINA FULL STORY
Selina is a classic Cinderella-like tale that combines the romance of the fairy tale with the relevant social issue of educating the girl child. It depicts the life of Selina, a 19-year-old girl, who goes to work in a wealthy city home after being brainwashed by her step-mother, Kristina, who has convinced her to leave her
family and education behind and instead work as a housemaid in order to support her family, her sickly father and her younger step-brother and sister.
As fate would have it, Selina falls for the youngest son of the house where she is deployed to work.
Selina airs every Monday – Wednesday at 8.30pm EAT on Maisha Magic East on DStv channel 158 and GOtv channel 4.
SELINA EPISODES UNFORGETTABLE MOMENTS
1. Selina is arrested, S1E60
After being framed in the most outrageous way by Zoe and Reagan who lied that she stole Patricia’s designs and sold it to them, Selina is arrested at the end of season 1.
2. Selina becomes Julia, S2E17
To gather evidence and clear her name, Selina acquires a new identity and applies for an assistant designer position at the Mackenzies with the help of a mysterious ally. She changes her looks and her name to Julia – a disguise that works magic in proving her innocence.
3. Biko proposes to Selina, S2E60
Biko, a brilliant addition to the already remarkable Selina cast, swooped in, in season 2 as Selina’s knight-in-shining armour to save her from all her financial problems and wrongdoings done to her by the Mackenzies. He even seeks Nelson’s help in wooing Selina, and even proposes to her in front of him.
4. Biko falls to his death, S3E1
On his wedding day, Biko finds out about Nelson’s romance with Selina, a betrayal he can’t forgive especially coming from his best friend and the woman he loves. After a heated, dramatic tussle with Nelson, Biko falls off a cliff to his death.
5. Biko fakes his death, S3E12
Satan works hard, but Biko works harder. While everyone else thinks he’s dead, Selina tracks down Biko in an effort to save Nelson who’s now a fugitive. It turns out he faked his death and now has a new identity – Bitok. And yeah, he’s blind and married as well, to a pretend wife he’s hired to support his lie.
7. Selina ditches Nelson at the altar, marries Biko instead, S4E38
In perhaps one of the biggest plot twists the show has ever pulled, Selina abandons Nelson at the altar and marries Biko instead after planning the long-overdue perfect wedding. Fans of the show were not impressed, and took to social media to express their disappointment.
SELINA CAST MEMBERS
directed by :
series credit writing
Series Produced by
Sally Nyoike – line producer
Reuben Odanga – producer
Series Cinematography by
John Junior –
John Tush Mbugua
Series Film Editing by
Series Casting By