Vusi Kunene is a talented South African best known for his film acting, he is best known for his role of a gangster in suit Jack Mabaso on SABC1 Generations The Legacy. Jack Mabaso is undoubtedly one of the Generations most experienced actors and the highest earner on the SABC1 soapie.
Actor Vusi Kunene has appeared in a number of television shows local and abroad. He has appeared in 25 films and television shows since his debut in the entertainment industry including the recent Gomora role.
Vusi was born and bred in the Meadowlands, North Soweto Johannesburg, South Africa in 1966 Kunene became interested in acting at the Shell Road to Fame School of the Arts. He enrolled at the Wits School of Drama in1991 where he graduated and obtained a Degree in Drama Arts. While studying at Wits University he first appeared in three films, Kunene combined his studies at Wits with his natural talent to attain his full potential.
Vusi Kunene spent a part of his life in front of the cameras, his wealth of experience dates back to the early 1990s since then he has expanded his career with the aim of becoming a leader in the industry.
Despite being a tough gangster in a suit on Generations The Legacy, Jack Mabaso is also a loving and cunning father who is willing to do anything to protect his family. According to Vusi Kunene, on Generations, it is either Jack Mabaso’s way or no way at all proof that he twists hands, heads and even leave dead bodies to sway situations into his way. Of all the toughness and ruthlessness shown onscreen, Vusi Kunene is nothing compared to his Jack Mabaso role in real life.
Vusi is a believer and a preacher of the Gospel don’t be deceived by his onset antics, the unforgiving and cunning character, Jack Mabaso is a devoted Christian. He takes Pastoral work seriously even if he doesn’t have his own ministry, mostly he gets invitations from other churches to peach and motivate congregants.