Which Actress Should Play Brenda Fassie?

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Earlier today, rumors of a Brenda Fassie biopic began doing the rounds and social media users have been throwing suggestions in the pot about who they think would slay the role.

According to a statement shared by Phil Mpela, a UK film company named Showbizbee has acquired the film rights to late superstar Brenda Fassie’s life story. A director by the name of Edward W. Shaw is reportedly currently working on the biopic which he will  co-produce with Fassie’s son Bongani.

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The production company’s statement says the film will be period comedy-drama. 😌🙂 Ohhhkay.

Anyway, the success of this project will rest on a strong script & lead.

One name seems to be coming up repeatedly and that is Brenda Ngxoli.

Why are they auditioning for Brenda Fassie when there is literally ONE person who can do it? It can only be @Ngxoli. Kutheni kudlalwa ngexesha? So confused

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Brenda Ngxoli for Brenda Fassie! No more Americans- I hate begging but PLEASE hleng!!!

As great as it would be to see Ngxoli in the role, South Africa is home to a number of talented actresses who could carry the role. Who gets your vote for the film which will reportedly be released in late 2018 or early 2019.


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