Dumi's final act
PHOTO: Luba Lusole
Rhythm City producers have spoken to Dumi Masilela’s family about incorporating
the young actor’s tragic death into Dumi’s character (Sifiso) exit from the
The purpose is to put a light on the violence that purges South Africa
so often and unnecessarily.
Sifiso like Dumi will be involved in a hijacking and it will
result in his death. The last time we will see Dumi on screen will be on Wednesday
the 11 of October.
“The show’s producers decided to use
Sifiso’s exit story as a way to pay tribute to Dumi’s work as an actor and to
highlight the tragedy of unnecessary violence that plagues our cities,” says
Yula Quinn – Series Producer of Rhythm City.