Sjava lands a new TV role


Jabulani Hadebe, known as Sjava, has bagged himself a new role in a new Mzansi Magic drama series.

Besides being such an exceptional singer, the star began his acting career in 2005, starring in several drama series and films including uGugu no Andile. He then rose to prominence on the drama series Zone 14, where he starred for three consecutive seasons. 

He is a jack of all trades and a master of them all.

Mzansi Magic’s new drama promises to keep us glued to our screens with a star-studded cast, Sjava will be amongst the acting cast in the drama series Isifiso, along with seasoned thespians Melusi Yeni and Zinhle Mabena.

The trio will headline Mzansi Magic’s new Monday night drama series.

The show, which premieres on July 4, also stars Nelisa Mchunu, Ntando Mncube, Duduzile Ngcobo, Bandile Maphalala, and Nkosinathi Kheswa as the supporting cast.

Isifiso is about a woman living under her younger sister’s shadow, envying her seemingly-perfect life – but not all is what it seems, as she quickly and tragically learns.

The 13-part drama series is produced by Match Point Productions.

“Monday nights on Mzansi Magic are known and loved for bringing thrilling dramas that keep viewers intrigued, week after week.

We’re glad to keep this slot dynamic and of a high standard, and Isifiso is the latest show that we trust will resonate with our viewers.

It’s fantastic that Dstv Compact subscribers will get in on the action from the get-go,” says Shirley Adonisi, Director of Local Entertainment Channels at M-Net.

We can’t wait to be literally kept at the edge of our seats!!!

By Sinenzolo Mondi Nduku