Fans call for Bahumi Mhlongo to play older Lebo Mathosa in biopic

Fans call for Bahumi Mhlongo to play older Lebo Mathosa in biopic

- Bahumi Mhlongo has shown everyone who doubted her that they were wrong

- The young actress has proven her mettle by doing fantastically well playing the role of young Lebo Mathosa in a biopic

- In fact, she's so admired for her acting skills that many fans are calling for her to play the older Lebo as well

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Dream: The Lebo Mathosa Story has become a topic of controversy as the biopic based on the life of late icon Lebo Mathosa is either loved or despised by South Africans.

After a rather shaky start, it seemed like Mzansi was warming to the show until it was reported that the production team messed up.

As Briefly.co.za reported earlier, it has been alleged that the show didn't contact the Mathosa family or her former bandmates about making the series.

Regardless of all the negativity, fans are absolutely loving Bahumi Mhlongo and her portrayal of young Lebo.

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Bahumi is doing such an impressive job that many feel she should be playing the role of older Lebo as well - she's just perfect to play all of Lebo.

As reported on by TimesLIVE, Bahumi brought the singer's trademark no-nonsense attitude and street-style to life in ways many did not think possible.

Bahumi has shown that it is time she gets her own spotlight and the world sees her for more than just being Somizi Mhlongo's daughter.

Check out just a few of the comments floating around on social media:

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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