Winnie Mandela (Photo: Gallo)
Cape Town – Struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has changed the face of South Africa through her political action and her social outreach.
September is the octogenarian’s birthday month and to celebrate her we’ve rounded up some of the best portrayals of her.
This list includes movies and TV series; featuring local and international stars.
This London-born actress played Winnie on the small screen in a TV series called Mrs Mandela (2010) and got rave reviews.
The latest addition to the rooster of actresses to step into the formidable shoes of Mrs Mandela; the title of the as yet unreleased film in which she stars is Madiba (2017-) and also features Laurence Fishburne.