Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Former Skeem Saam actor Nicholas Nkuna has joined SABC2 soap 7de Laan in permanent contract role of Fikani Chauke.

The former SABC1 Skeem Saam actor Nicholas Nkuna who was also a finalist in the BET reality competition show Top Actor has joined SABC2's weekday soap 7de Laan in the role of Fikani Chauke.

Nicholas Nkuna will make his first appearance on 1 August in 7de Laan, after the Danie Odendaal Productions produced soap gave him a full-time contract for the role.

Fikani Chauke is the new owner of the longtime Theron & Terreblanche shop, with 7de Laan describing the character as "a strong, principled man with a no nonsense approach".

Previously Nicholas Nkuna was seen in Skeem Saam between 2015 and 2016 and Isaac in SABC2's telenovela Keeping Score.

He also portrays the character of Jamai in the new iNumber Number drama series on M-Net's Mzansi Magic (DStv 161) channel on DStv.