Dumi Masilela’s death into put exit sto­ry­line

Swazi Observer - - ENTERTAINMENT - Sun­day World

JO­HAN­NES­BURG - The mur­der of ac­tor Dumi Masilela dur­ing a botched hi­jack­ing in Tem­bisa last month is set to be re­played when his Rhythm City char­ac­ter‚ Si­fiso Ngema‚ is also set to be killed in the soapie’s sto­ry­line in Oc­to­ber. TshisaLIVE has learnt that producers made the de­ci­sion to repli­cate Masilela’s death in an at­tempt to high­light the scourge of vi­o­lent crimes in South Africa. “Af­ter ex­ten­sive con­sul­ta­tion with the Masilela fam­ily‚ the producers of Rhythm City have de­cided to in­cor­po­rate Dumi Masilela’s tragic death into the exit sto­ry­line of his char­ac­ter‚” read a state­ment.

IN MEM­ORY: Dumi Masilela.

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