The new season of Gomora has been living up to its promise to keep viewers entertained and has kept many locked to their television screens weekdays at 19h30 on Mzansi Magic. We’re seeing a continuation of storylines that have captivated fans from the first season and some interesting characters have come to the forefront. The latest being, Sibongile – Teddy’s half-sister who came from nowhere.
She made a grand entrance after Don introduced her as Teddy’s sister from his previous relationship. This has infuriated Zodwa and brought back old wounds. She can’t seem to forgive Don for leaving her while she was pregnant with Teddy for another woman and now that his life has come to a standstill, he wants to come back into her life and complicate her relationship with Bongani.
The character of Sibongile is played by a new kid on the block Nandipha Khubone. Check out some interesting facts about the actress below.
The actress’ real name is Nandipha Khubone
Her Real Age
In the drama, she plays a high school teen but she is a bit older in real life. She recently celebrated her 21st birthday. “21 is about to be the greatest chapter yet. Thank you for the wishes,” she said on social media.Sponsored Content
She Is Family Orientated
Sibongile might be a spoilt brat but Nandipha is much different in real life. She is reserved and loves spending time with her family. She is also very fond of her siblings.
She Is From LA
The actress has spent some time in America sharpening her acting skills. She studied at NYFA, Los Angeles.
Another actor shaking things up in the drama is Israel Zulu. His character, Don Buthelezi, has turned Zodwa’s life upside down after being away for 19 years.
Chatting to Daily Sun recently, Zulu opened up about his new role.
“I’ll be playing Don. He had a relationship with Zodwa, played by Sannah Mchunu, and they had Teddy. He dumped Zodwa for a rich woman and went to live in mansions. Unfortunately, the woman recently died,” he said.
“Now he’s down and out as the wife’s family took everything and he has returned to Alex. He’ll come back with his daughter Sibongile. Don will also be competing for Mam’Sonto, played by Connie Chiume.
“He struggles a lot after returning and ends up getting into hijacking. Soon he starts taking over Sonto’s operations,” he said, adding that people will love him and his sense of humor. Don is coming to take over but people will love him because he’s funny. There will be sadness, sorrow, action, and more importantly, drama.”