- Young Mzansi actor Mpho Sibeko has joined the cast of Scandal!
- He plays the role of an influential pastor with a twist
- Sibeko studied Live Performance at AFDA and we cannot wait to see what he is going to bring to the show
eTV’s soapie Scandal! has a newcomer. Mpho Sibeko has joined the stellar cast and will make his debut on 9 November.
This 24-year-old is a familiar face on our tv screens, playing roles in the sitcom Gauteng Maboneng and the soapie Rhythm City. Sibeko was also part of the cast of Gold Diggers in 2015.
Briefly.co.za learnt that the character he will be playing is that of a charming young pastor.
His character is a bit of a rebel causing chaos among a few of inconspicuous characters. The pastor goes by the name of Samson Ngema, Mlungisi Ngema’s nephew.
Samson is very ambitious and spiritual. He is able to have conversations with the younger generation. This allows him to understand their concerns and the pressures which they face on the daily.
With his manipulative and convincing way, he draws in everyone that shows an interest in faith and church. Having said that, he has an eerie dark side. This is what makes his character so intriguing.
Sibeko studied Live Performance at AFDA, the South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance.
We are all looking forward to seeing him in his new role which is said to have the viewer’s wanting more!
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