Is Nkunzi Leaving Uzalo?
Uzalo is the awards winning and most-watched soapy in South Africa hands down. However, the show has been faced with a lots of challenges that could threaten the future. In fact, many actors were seen exiting the show at short notice which left many fans confused.
Recently, Khanyile brothers Thulane and Godfather exited the show in a style that saw them being killed by Nkunzi. Lately there’s has been a power struggle between Nkunzi and and Manqcobo. Nkunzi wants to be the decisive with all the power and Manqcobo is not happy about that.
Fans are guessing that Manqcobo might use Nkunzi’s murder of Thulane and Godfather against Nkunzi and to get him off the board. Uzalo is no stranger to firing actors on a moment’s notice , back in March, actress Sphelele Mzimela, who played Mazaza was allegedly fired after the show’s producers discovered that she was pregnant and it wasn’t part of her storyline.
Thulani also indicated that his storyline was supposed to end in October but Covid-19 changed the course of things and he was released earlier than he should have from the contract. Rumors suggested that the actors were fired from the show because there was a split with the production team when they started demanding bigger salaries.