- A biopic based on the life of Lebo Mathosa is in the works and roles has been assigned
- The role of a young Lebo will be played by Bahumi Madisakwane, daughter of popular entertainer, Somizi
- Somizi encouraged and defended Bahumi after she got dragged for bagging the role
Bahumi Madisakwane, daughter of the famous local entertainer, Somizi, saw the ugly side of the entertainment world when she got a lot of negative attention after scoring a role in the upcoming biopic, The Lebo Mathosa Story.
Bahumi will play the role of Lebo in her younger years and many people spoke out against this, saying the young woman only got the role because she's related to Somizi.
The proud dad quickly made sure to encourage his daughter and told her to forget about the haters.
Somizi told Bahumi that she must take every opportunity and he loves her and will always be there for her.
Somizi has made no secret of how much he adores his daughter and that they are very close.
Take a look at what he told her after seeing the criticism on social media:
Briefly.co.za reported earlier that Kelly Khumalo will play Lebo in her last years while Bahumi steps in as the iconic singer when she was younger. The Lebo Mathosa Story will be released later this year.
Here are a few examples of the kind of comments that could be found on the social media streets:
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