The Queen Mzansi on steady decline

Olerato crying

Once rated Mzansi Magic’s most watched telenovela, The Queen has been on a continual downhill slide this month. The Ferguson Films produced show lost its appeal during lead character Connie Ferguson’s compassionate leave. But once The Queen herself returned to the 9pm show, the soapie regained its zest on the back of Harriet and Hector’s … Read more

Mjekejeke punished for NOT cheating


Two weeks ago, the whole continent called for the erection of a statue of Mjekejeke – real name Sipho Manzini – for being the only man in Africa to refuse a woman’s sexual advances. In case you missed that episode – because shed happens – Lisbeth, the new Corner House waitress practically served herself on … Read more

Mjekejeke resists urge to cheat despite marriage problems

Mjekejeke resists Lisbeth's advances

Jabulani Mjekejeke Zulu – real name Sipho Manzini – is the faithful, if not bullied husband of Sis Patronella and father to slay cop, Georgina – real name Sibusisiwe Jili. His wife Patronella – real name Thembsie Mathu – wavers between rude and overly materialistic. The fact that their marriage has lasted so long is … Read more

The Queen actress Thembsie Matu honoured by City of Ekurhuleni

The Queen actress Thembsie Matu

Local actress, Thembsie Matu, best known for her role as the bubbly Patronella on the popular Mzansi Magic telenovela The Queen, has been honoured by The City of Ekurhuleni. ALSO READ: Tweeps Can’t Stop Loving Patronella Matu is also best knon for her recurring role as Zinhle in the SABC3 drama television series The Lab (2006-2008), … Read more

The Queen actor Sipho Manzini on his role Mjekejeke

The Queen actor Sipho Manzini Mjekejeke

Veteran actor Sipho Manzini, who is best known for his role as Mjekejeke on The Queen, says he and his character are nothing alike. ALSO READ: Veteran Actor Macks Papo Opens Up About Ancestral Calling Speaking to TshisaLIVE, Sipho said that he is not a push over in real life and has often stood up … Read more

Zodwa Wabantu wants to join The Queen Mzansi

Zodwa Wabantu wants to join The Queen

Local entertainer Zodwa Wabantu was over the moon after she got a shout-out from Mzansi Magic’s telenovela ‘The Queen’.

ALSO READ: Zodwa Wabantu Builds A House In Nelspruit

Wabantu has since reached out to The Queen producer Connie Ferguson asking for a role on the show.

In a video shared by Zodwa on Instagram, The Queen actress Thembsie Matu, who plays a character of Petronella said she wanted Vee (played by Zandile Msutwana) to get married so that she could vosho like Zodwa.

Zodwa captioned her Instagram video, saying: “@thembsiematu @ferguson_films @connie_ferguson The Queen my lady Connie☺ I was watching😍😍😍I want to learn about acting.I like TV,I want to be on TV. Show me the doors for auditions 2019 please. I’m ready Zodwa Wabantu,yes I will learn. Dream awake,Ngiphupha ngivukile mina. Voshooo to TV I stay everywhere Durban & Johannesburg (sic).”

Speaking to TshisaLIVE, Wabantu said it was a sign that now was her time to shine on screen.

“I didn’t even know that Ma Connie knows my name. I mean, I know that people know me but to have my name mentioned was great. Maybe they can sit down and plan a role for me. It is like I am everywhere and I am coming for everything. It is only a matter of time.”

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Tweeps can’t stop loving Patronella

Thembsie Matu bubbly Patronella on The Queen

Thembsie Matu who gets to play the bubbly Patronella on the popular Mzansi Magic telenovela The Queen is without a doubt one of the most loved South African actresses of all time.  ALSO READ: Shocking Scene From The Queen Mzansi Thembsie has been making people laugh ever since she joined the cast of The Queen Mzansi. She always always … Read more