An exclusive first look at Limby shark Actor Wiseman Mncube as the late star kwaito Mandoza, real name Madodozi Edmund Tshabalala, And the queen Co-star Lorraine Moroba as his wife, Mfuu, arrives.
The two will lead the cast of the highly anticipated BET Africa biopic Nkalacatha: The Life of Mandosa, With supporting roles Lillian Doby, Don Thandika King, Zambia, Khotso Fossa, Lindo Sithole, Phineas Polits and Vanelli Zulu.
The six-part series will premiere on August 16 at 9 p.m. Widow Mendoza will serve as an executive producer for the show.
“Before filming, I had a wonderful opportunity to spend a few days in Zola, immersing myself in Mandoza’s world. Mandouza’s wife and Tumelo, his son, Mpho Tshabalala, and his son were actively involved in the process, sharing a wealth of ideas,” Mpho Tshabalala said.
“The weight of painting the icon was heavy on my shoulders. I felt a deep responsibility to honor his memory and honor his legacy and I am honored to be chosen for this role.”