Actor and radio host Thando Thabethe is leaving Generations – The Legacy.
“It is with great sadness [that] we announce the resignation of talented actress Thando Thabethe from Generations – The Legacy,” the soapie said in a statement.
Mfundi Vundla, the creator of the popular soapie, commended Thabethe’s work ethic, saying that she is one of the most talented actors in the country.
“The cast and crew of Generations – The Legacy wish Thando well. We will miss her great work ethic and her abundant talent. Thando Thabethe is one of South Africa’s most talented TV actors. She has a great future to look forward to,” Vundla said in a statement.
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Thabethe, who joined the soapie in 2015, has said that her time with Generations – The Legacy has been nothing but amazing.
“What a privilege it’s been to be part of this amazing family. Playing the role of Nolwazi has been nothing short of life-altering. I have learnt so much about myself and the incredible art of acting and I’m forever indebted to the producers, directors, writers, cast and crew and especially the viewers,” Thabethe said.
Thabethe currently co-presents a weekday drive-time show on 5FM and recently revealed that she is working on a new talk show.