Thembinkosi Mthembu Introduces His Latest Acting Role. He has been bagging all the necessary roles, and nailing each and everyone of them. Many remember Thembinkosi Mthembu on shows like The Republic, The River, Shaka iLembe, Outlaws and Adulting, among so many others.
The award winning actor has just bagged another acting gig and we are here for it. Thembinkosi ha been cast on Champions, which will premier on the 5th February 2024. He plays the lead role of Sanele. Once the crown jewel of South African football, Sanele, now stands at a crossroads where his illustrious career faces the threat of dimming.
New drama CHAMPIONS on @mzansimagic
5 February ZYAKHALA,” Thembinkosi said.
The upcoming Mzansi Magic telenovela Champions will feature A-list talent such as Sello Maake ka-Ncube, Tumisho Masha, and Jo-Anne Reyneke and introduces the breakout duo of Rethabile Mohapi and Minkie Malatji.
In a world where the turf is tough and the stakes are high, Sne Modise (played by Reyneke) is a symbol of resilience and ambition in a male-dominated soccer empire. Battling the storm caused by sudden changes in her father, Washington’s life, Sne is thrown into a series of challenges, love, and betrayal. While battling the intense drama, as the underdog, Sne stands at the top, determined to challenge the gender norms and lead the Soshanguve Giants F.C. to success. But the question remains: Can she come out on top in an arena where the rules of the game are constantly changing?