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Dawn Thandeka King leaves Uzalo and is already onto the next project

Dawn Thandeka King leaves Uzalo and is already onto the next project

She’s able to take a bow. She’s given every part to her character MaNgcobo. It has been seven years of mendacity, conniving, plotting, stealing and killing and she or he’s prepared for a change.

Daybreak Thandeka King has been a very good villain on Uzalo and she or he’s accomplished all of it in her time.

Now she’s shifting on to her subsequent mission, a brand new telenovela DiepCity.

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“We don’t cry after we transfer on, we recognize that we will transfer on to a different alternative.

While you don’t develop into emotional about one thing, it’s doubtless that you’ve got

accomplished every part that you simply have been presupposed to do and you’ve got

served your objective,” she tells Drum.

The whole lot is going on so rapidly that she has not had time to replicate on the years which were.

“I’ve needed to transfer very quick to my subsequent chapter. I’m already taking pictures by the way in which,” she says.


On the time of the interview, she tried to maintain it under-wraps.


however the cat is out the bag.

Those that love her craft needn’t fear as a result of she is about take it up a notch within

the new crime thriller DiepCity, which can premiere on Mzansi Magic in April.

Different leads on the forged are Nozuko Ncayiyane and actor Mduduzi Mabaso.

On the brand new present she performs  Thandiwe, a home employee who’s a protecting mom  who’s bitter that her son was murdered.

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“My exit story (which remains to be enjoying out) is essentially the most thrilling factor

I’ve shot within the historical past of Uzalo. It form of revived me and I stated to myself

you need to be true to your self one final time,” the KwaZulu-Natal actress says.


MaNgcobo has had some highs and lows.


The storyline modified by means of the years and she or he needed to alter to what the writers wanted her to be.

“I bear in mind the primary season was superior, I used to be going to be to be a part of

an ensemble that was going to be lengthy working manufacturing.

We have been all hungry and it took South Africa by storm particularly individuals from

the township, they simply associated to the storyline.

On the time, none of us knew it was going to be as huge as it’s now,” she explains.

Daybreak says she is without doubt one of the two authentic forged members left on the

present. “Over time we watched individuals go.

It was painful however individuals should go and develop,” she continues.

MaNgcobo was some type of a sucker of affection, irrespective of how harmful she was.

Who can neglect the time she carried a gun to the altar?

She pressured Nkunzi  performed by Masoja Msiza, to marry her too which resulted in two

girls getting married to the identical man that day.

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“The gun comes out to kind out nonsense. She relied on the gun a lot,” Daybreak says with amusing.

As dramatic and memorable as that scene was, for Daybreak it was actually ‘a downer’ as a result of MaNgcobo’s character had develop into a little bit tamed.

However followers nonetheless beloved her, it doesn’t matter what stunts she pulled.

She grew to become referred to as the ‘Queen Wase London’ on the streets,

a time period used to explain a fantastic woman in Umlazi.

It has been simply love for this villain, Daybreak tells us.

“It’s so bizarre. MaNgcobo has accomplished essentially the most horrible issues,

however I’ve not had anybody say or do one thing loopy and imply.

They’ll inform me that they aren’t going to bathtub after hugging or being involved with me,” she laughs.

“They present love and recognize the work to some extent that some consider it’s actual.”