- Connie Ferguson was thrilled to be able to take to social media to finally celebrate The Queen's 1000th episode
- The popular Mzansi Magic weekday soapie is produced by Connie and her husband, Shona Ferguson
- It's been marred with a few scandals and controversies, but is clearly still going strong and Connie couldn't be prouder
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Connie Ferguson was super-excited to celebrate The Queen's 1000th episode recently. The Queen continues to have a loyal fan base and has given viewers talented cast members throughout the years.
It has been five years since Connie and her husband, Shona Ferguson, brought us The Queen and they constantly keep on reinventing the show. Connie celebrated the major milestone with a huge, three-tier cake and the cutest cupcakes.
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She wrote, “Today marks episode 1000 of The Queen. Congratulations team The Queen! Five years in and you’re still as passionate and driven as you were when we started! Cheers to the best cast and crew ever."
Connie also thanked The Queen's loyal viewers and supporters
"We love and appreciate you! Thank you for sticking with us and watching us grow from strength to strength! Cheers to the next 1000 episodes!” she gushed.
Fans were ready to turn their backs on The Queen after one too many dodgy story lines and character disappearances. However, Shona and Connie were able to turn it around with a killer season finale that left fans begging for more. The Fergusons have also beefed up the cast with the likes of Kuli Roberts and Ntando Duma. It looks like The Queen is well on its way to another 1000 episodes.
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In other news, Briefly.co.za reported that Simphiwe Ngema has taken to social media to reveal that she is happily pregnant.
Her baby daddy is model and actor Tino Chinyani. The gorgeous actress has shared beautiful snaps of her baby bump on her Instagram account. The excited father-to-be also took to his socials and shared the good news with his followers too.
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