The movie, which has been in development since 2018, has already started shooting. The Production team includes a lot of South African faces in their star-studded cast. The Woman King cast impresses South Africans as each day passes with the faces they are adding to the cast. Siv Ngesi joins The Woman King cast to play a supporting role.
After entertainment reporter Phil Mpela revealed that the actor was part of the cast, Siv Ngesi had no choice but to break the news to his fans. The actor then took to Instagram to announce that it’s true he will be joining the famous cast of the long-awaited movie. He also says that he can not wait for fans to watch the film, which he termed magic.
The Woman King has been making headlines for the past months as it added new faces to its cast frequently, and most of them turned out to be South African performers. The movie, which has a few International actors in its cast like Viola Davis and Thuso Mbedu, started shooting in November 2021 and will be released in September 2022.
The movie will portray events in the Dohamey Kingdom in the 18th century. That was when foreigners came to colonize one of the most powerful Kingdoms in Africa. However, a female army general called Nanisca and her recruit join forces to fight off this enemy. The foreigners would have taken over their villages and put their people into slavery. Viola Davis and Thuso Mbedu take on the roles of the army general and her recruit, respectively.
Some real-life facts about actor Siv Ngesi
Siv Ngesi did not share with the public what his role would be in the film. However, the actor has a very healthy CV of slaying any part that he is given in either a movie or a serial. He has appeared in several prestigious Television productions like Shores, Knuckle City, Invictus and Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, only to mention a few. The South African actor has also been featured in an International production as he made an appearance in Black Sails.
The South African Actor has also won several accolades because of his looks and work besides acting. He has been named one of the most influential men, Best Dresses Man and the sexiest Man by Cosmo Magazine. He is an activist against violence against women, and he is very vocal about it.