4 memorable Sandy Mokwena roles

2018-01-25 12:27

Johannesburg - He graced our TV screens for more than two decades, bringing numerous memorable characters to life.

Sandy Mokwena, who was perhaps best known as Bra Eddie on soapie Scandal! has died aged 68. Sandy made his break in the entertainment industry in 1972 working on the theater production Iphi Ntombi and has played numerous roles on TV since.

These are his four most memorable TV roles:

Bra Eddie Khumalo on Scandal! 

Bra Eddie was a well-respected journalist who was also a father, a friend and a recovering alcoholic. He was always having passionate arguments with management in the newsroom.

Ken Mokoena on Yizo Yizo

Principal Ken Mokoena appeared on the first season of the popular series. He was a corrupt high school history teacher who allowed gangs and violence to infiltrate Supatsela High and was soon replaced.

Samson Ngobeni on Plek van die Vleisvreters

Samson was a farm owner and sangoma on the first season of the series. He had visions that allowed him to know things nobody else did and this worked to his advantage.

Harry Mopeli on Torings

In the first season of the series Harry was man recently returned from exile who decided to become a sculptor.

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