Cricket legend Makhaya Ntini is set to appear on the popular SABC3 soapie Isidingo. The retired cricket player was the first ethnically black player to play for the South African team.
According to Isidingo publicist Catherine, the star will appear as himself and will be visiting Horizon Deep with the T20 trophy. It’s been reported that he has already started shooting his scenes.
In a video posted on Instagram by actress Soso Rungqu, the former cricketer can be seen holding a script at Sasani studios where Isidingo is recorded.
“Look Who Came Onset Vandag….Ntwaaaana Yaaaaam (sic),” Soso captioned the clip.
Speaking to Daily Sun, Catherine said: “We are very excited to have him on the show and I’m sure that the show’s viewers will be delighted to see him once again.”
Catherine said. She said the show always tried to push the envelope and this was another way they were trying to do that.
The episode featuring the 41-year-old will air next week on Wednesday.
Image Courtesy: instagram.com/makhayan
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