Gifted South African actor Warren Masemola has just bagged a new role in the drama series, House of Zwide which plays on eTV as he will join Vusi Kunene.
Masemola’s new role has been officially announced by the television station and he will play the character Khadzi, he is set to feature on Monday, September 19.
Influenced by a deep hatred for Funani, Khadzi is dead set on wiping the House of Zwide off the face of the earth but his aim is to see Funani down and out.
“Alex is a high-flyer, and his biggest achievements include featuring in Forbes’ ‘30 under 30’ as well as winning the coveted LVMH Prize for young designers. But don’t let the charm and bright outfits fool you, Alex has a heart of darkness,” said e.tv.
The award-winning production, House of Zwide, recently cleaned up at the South African television and Film Awards collecting four Craft Awards on the first night in Best Achievement in a TV Soap/Telenovela, Best Achievement in Sound, Best Achievement in Editing, and Best Achievement in Cinematography categories.
The multi-talented actor went to his Instagram space and bragged about his latest awards from the SAFTAS as he was named best supporting actor in a drama for his role in the telenovela Is’Phindiselo.
The star is gearing up to appear in the coming Showmax fantasy, Blood Psalms – a groundbreaking series rooted in ancient African mythology.
On top of his hectic schedule, Masemola is poised to snatch a role feature alongside A-lister Thapelo Mokoena and Thando Dlomo in the international production, King Shaka.
The programme’s executive producer, Antoine Fuqua has worked with Olu Odebunmi and Tolu Awosika who are the writers.
In addition, the Showtime series will also star British actor Charles Babalola as Shaka, while Senegalese actress Aïssa Maïga will play the role of Nandi, Shaka’s devoted mother.
It is reported that production is scheduled to start in KwaZulu-Natal this month – the series will be shot in Mzansi.
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