Actors Menzi (Muzi Mthabela) and Fikile (Phindile Gwala) dump Imbewu: The Seed
Actors Muzi Mthabela and Phindile Gwala-Ngandu have left Durban-based e.tv soapie Imbewu: The Seed.
The former Isibaya actor, UN agency plays the role of Menzi within the weekly soapie, asked to be exempt from the show, whereas Gwala-Ngandu, UN agency portrays the character of Fikile, was allegedly born by the producers.
Sources on the point of Mthabela say that the actor, UN agency is understood for his role as Duma on the currently canned Mzansi Magic soapie Isibaya, determined to go away Imbewu: The Seed as a result of he was “becoming more and more annoyed together with his Casanova role, that wasn’t sitting well together with his personal life, as he’s a faithful Christian churchgoer and is married”.
The supply said:
He was uninterested in this role, [which sees his character] ever-changing girls all the time once he’s a religious man in real world. once he joined Imbewu: The Seed, he wasn’t awake to the turns his character would take as a libertine.
The actor was allegedly tipped for a task on widespread SABC1 soapie Generations: The heritage on his come back to Johannesburg, however he told town Press that his move to the show had not found out as he had hoped.
“I did audition for Generations: The heritage, however they took somebody else,” Mthabela same.
He further that he wasn’t exploit Imbewu: The Seed on a bitter note.
“I am exploit the show, that half is true. I actually have not revived my contract for next year as a result of I actually have to travel back to Johannesburg to be with my kids.
“I had Associate in Nursing agreement with my partner that we might offer Imbewu: The Seed a compete a year to check however it might be for North American nation as a family.”
About Gwala-Ngandu, the supply said: “Phindile’s role are began because of what the producers square measure speech to be weak acting skills. The new producers weren’t terribly affected, so that they failed to need to stay her.”
Gwala-Ngandu, UN agency stone-broke into the trade through her widespread role as secretary Nonny on SABC2 soapie Muvhango, asked for inquiries to be sent to her, however had not replied by the time of aiming to print.
Imbewu: The Seed advocate Thapelo Ramatsui confirmed that the 2 actors would exit the soapie, however same it might be for a brief time.
“They square measure on a hiatus from the show … they require to explore alternative avenues, like alternative work opportunities. port is kind of a stretch, therefore if they require to pursue alternative interests in Johannesburg, we tend to offer them leeway to pursue alternative comes and probably come. we tend to failed to fireplace anyone,” Ramatsui same.