Isidingo fans agree that Cherel de Villiers-Haines-Le-Roux-Holmes is one of the fiercest characters the show has ever seen.
Actress Michelle Botes plays the role of the infamous Cherel. The drama-filled character brought a lot to the show and never failed to surprise viewers with her witty and cunning ways.
Briefly.co.za knows how popular the character of Cherel was and still is. Isidingo viewers feel that no one, not even Nina Zamdela, can replace Cherel.
Cherel has made a short return to the soapie for their 21st birthday and fans could not be more excited. It is clear to see how much viewers love and miss Cherel.
In honour of the mighty Cherel, we take a look back on four memorable moments in which Cherel brought the spice and made an unforgettable impression on viewers.
1. Cherel took out an entire family, the Vosters
It all started back in 1998 when Cherel orchestrated the death of Gideon Foster. She had Bornman wipe out the whole family and did not get a stain of blood on her hands.
2. Cherel shot her stepson, Duncan
Nothing short of cold, Cherel turned the gun on her own stepson, Duncan, and dumped his body down a mineshaft. Cherel was a heartless character who only ever thought of herself.
3. Cherel’s dramatic entrance to Braam’s funeral
This was a time where Cherel’s true evil shone through. Cherel poisoned Marlie so that she could get to Braam. She then married Braam and later killed him for her own benefit. She then arrived at his funeral like nothing had happened and that her entire world was falling apart. Cherel spared nothing when it came to executing her plans, her performances were always on point.
4. The final tainted wedding
Cherel married many men in her time, hence her lengthy surname. However, the one wedding that made a lasting impression was when she tied the knot with character Eddie Holmes. The wedding was even broadcast on Top Billing.
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