Actress from Uzalo Mangkubo packs her bags to move to Dipslot

Actress from Uzalo Mangkubo packs her bags to move to Dipslot


After wreaking havoc on SABC1’s Uzalo as MaNgcobo, actress Dawn Thandeka King is moving on and opening a replacement chapter.

Speaking to the publication, the actress confirmed that her days as MaNgcobo are over which she is heading to Jozi to shoot a replacement show, Diepsloot, which can replace Isibaya that’s being canned.

“I anticipate to relocating to Joburg again and a few of my children are there already, so having my family in one place goes to exciting on behalf of me . i will be able to miss playing MaNngcobo,” she said.

Dawn said she was sad to be leaving a personality that was loved by everyone, but looked forward to the new challenge.

“This opportunity couldn’t have come at the right time. It’s been a challenging 2020. It’s time for brand spanking new opportunities and for growth,” she said.

Dawn said she looked forward to shaking off her character as MaNgcobo.

“People have seen me in several roles, but this one was the longest one I played consistently. Working with Mandla N goes to be fantastic because he knows my approach to a personality as we’ve worked together before. The show I’m moving to will compete with my former production at the 8.30pm slot, which Diepsloot will air in,” she giggled.