Jessica Nkosi and Menzi Ngubane join The Queen Mzansi: Entertainment commentator, entertainment news reporter and TV host Phil Mphela has announced that Jessica and Menzi are joining Mzansi Magic telenovela The Queen.
Mphela broke the news on his official Twitter account on Saturday, 2 May 2020. “CASTING NEWS: Jessica Nkosi and Menzi Ngubane join #TheQueenMzansi” – Phil wrote
Both stars recently left Mzansi Magic’s most watched show Isibaya. The 30-year-old actress Jessica left Isibaya after Nomzamo Mbatha and Menzi Ngubane.
“Yes, I am leaving the show. But I am still shooting my last scenes right now. I am not sure how Qondi is going to exit the show, but I will know in the coming weeks as I am having a meeting with the production team,” Nkosi said in March
She also said she is leaving Isibaya for greener pastures. In 2016 the former Our Perfect Wedding presenter was named favourite actress at the YOU Spectacular Awards for her role as Qondi.
Menzi Ngubane also cleared the air on his Isibaya exit saying “I leave a happy man”.
“My story/character’s role has ended and I’m leaving Isibaya a happy man having entertained you. Thank you for your support,” he said in a statement posted to social media in March.
“Menzi is leaving Isibaya on a positive note having contributed to a great production, most importantly he entertained South Africans” – Menzi’s manager, Naomi Mokhele, clarified that Menzi is leaving Isibaya on a positive note.
“We are excited that one of the channel’s most loved telenovelas is set to feature South African legends as they showcase their craft and add even greater authenticity and flavour to the story.” – Philly Kubheka Head of PR and Publicity for Mzansi Magic
Stay tuned about Jessica Nkosi and Menzi Ngubane joining The Queen Mzansi.
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