Since 2005 we have been entertained by the television drama series Scandal which airs on ETV at 1930pm. We have seen some of Mzansi’s finest actors being included in the drama over the past years. Up to now the television drama series is still managing to make us stay glued to our television screens.
Here is a list of actors and actresses who are leaving Scandal and also those who have already left the show in the year 2021.
- Lusanda Mbane who plays the role Boniswa Langa
- Dintle played by Mapaseka Koetle
- Patrick Mofokeng who plays the role Mlungisi Ngema
- Officer Lerumo Chabedi played by Howza Mosese
- Hungani Ndlovu who plays the role Romeo Medupe on Scandal
- Mamba played by Simo Mangwaza
- Gorbachev played by Khulu Skejana
- Neo Mokheti
Boniswa Langa(Lusanda Mbane)
Boniswa Langa had confirmed that she will be leaving the show by end of this year. She confirmed the news herself on her Facebook page that she will be leaving the show after 5 years of entertaining us. She has already exited the show in this week’s episode.
“ What a journey! Five years ago I took on this warm, mother-natural queen Boniswa Langa, who cared about nothing else but the wellbeing of her family. Little did I know she would evolve into the cold, calculated villain our audiences have come to love to hate,”
Mlungisi Ngema played by Patrick Mofokeng also left the show. Patrick Mofokeng has resigned from ETV to join another telenovela Lingashoni which airs on 1 Magic channel. On Lingashoni he will be portraying as Mr Cele. Mlungisi Ngema has confirmed that he is saying goodbye to Scandal after almost 12 years acting in the drama and well he has already done so.
“When I told them I was leaving, it was the most difficult meeting I had ever had because there were tears in the boardroom, but I am happy with my decision because I needed growth and change,”
Brighton Ngoma(played by Quinton Nyathi)
Brighton Ngoma who is well known for playing the role Quinton on Etv Scandal bids farewell to the show after 12 years with the Production.
After the tragic accident that resulted in Quinton’s death ushered in the latest family to hit the streets, the Kubekas, Brighton is ready to move on to the next big project.
Quinton (Brighton Ngoma) will die after a tragic accident. The actor said he felt that it was time to let Quinton go after having been part of the production for 12 years and playing Quinton for 10 years.
According to TshisaLive news Brighton felt that it was time to Quinton go after portraying the role fo 10 years and being part of the Scandal production for 12 years
“Having played the character for so long, it was only a matter of time before the journey came to its natural end. I see it as growth.
“I can only hope that the fans are as moved as we were when we performed the storyline. Death is sometimes the beginning of new, greater things. His newfound love for Dintle is probably the biggest heartbreak as a result of his death,”
“You can only grow once you’ve left the comfort of the nest. I hope to make everyone proud with the roles I am playing, as well those to come in the future …
“To Quinton, I’d say, ‘thank you for the journey, the lessons, the life’,”
Howza Mosese who is playing the role Lerumo Chabedi on Scandal recently confirmed that he is leaving the show. He joined Scandal in 2013 as bodyguard and later on his character developed into a respected policeman.
“Ï have thoroughly enjoyed my time on Scandal. and I’m grateful to have had the opportunity to grow as a performer and act with some of the best talent in the business. I look forward to continuing to push myself to to take on new challenges.”
Romeo Medupe played by Hungani Ndlovu will last appeared on Scandal as a dead person on 16th of August 2021. His mother and wife Xolile Langa already confirmed his identity. Romeo last appeared on Scandal last year November 2020, his fans were still waiting for him to come back but unfortunately he is coming back as a dead person.
Simo Magwaza and Khulu Skejana
The two have already left show. Mamba and Gorbachev killed each other after Mamba find out that Duma was Gorbachev’s son
It is rumored that the beautiful actress Mapaseka Koetle playing the role Dintle Nyathi will also be leaving the show she hasn’t confirmed the news. Mapaseka bagged a new television role on SABC 2 comedy show Ak’siSpaza. However other sources has said that she will leave the show temporarily and come back.
Lastly it grapvine also has it that Mokheti is also leaving Scandal. Apparently He has cancer and he hasn’t told Lerumo #etvScandal