- Rumours are swirling that Siyabonga Thwala is wreaking havoc on the Isibaya set
- Apparently , he is a diva who demands that things are done his way all the time
- Sunday World reported that the actor, who plays Mpiyakhe, was even placed on leave due to the issue
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Mzansi Magic has denied that Siyabonga Thwala is a demanding drama queen.
The Isibaya actor, who plays Mpiyakhe, on the popular is said to be a diva who tries to run the entire show because he's been there since day one.
Apparently, he wants to be given preferential treatment and often complains about the script.
This often leads to tension on set and makes the working environment unbearable for other cast and crew.
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Sunday World reported that Mzansi Magic denied the allegations that Siyabonga was placed on leave due to this bad behaviour.
The channel also said he is not leaving the soapie any time soon.
Mzansi Magic spokesman Irvin Pooe said, "Siyabonga has been shooting last week and this week. He did take some time off earlier this month for personal reasons."
"Siyabonga is a very skilled and competent actor. He’s back on set. We are not aware of Mr Thwala jumping ship."
Nomzamo Mbatha's character, Thandeka, was killed off this week.
Nomzamo left to pursue her acting career in the States.
Menzi Ngubane's character, Judas, will be killed off at the hands of Mpiyakhe.
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