Khanya Mkangisa (PHOTO: Getty/Gallo)
Khanya Mkangisa has joined the cast of
Mzansi Magic’s hit telenovela, The Queen.
The actress took to Instagram to share the
good news of being part of the popular series.
In her post, she tells fans that she’s
“super excited and honoured”.
“Guess who just made their debut on The
Queen!?! I’m super excited and honoured! If you missed it, catch the repeat over the
weekend or on Monday. Thank you for all the love everyone, it’s truly
appreciated,” she posted.
Speaking to DRUM, Khanya explained
that she’s playing the character of Akhona who is Vuyiswa’s (played by Zandile Msutwana) niece.
“Akhona is Vuyiswa’s niece. She
was involved in a car accident with her mother on her way to her aunt’s wedding
but unfortunately her mother dies. She gets taken in by Jerry,” said Khanya.
Khanya expressed her excitement
at her new role.
“I feel I am very similar to my
character. The things I have similar with are, she is independent, ambitious
and a go-getter.”
The Queen plays every weekday at
21:30 on Mzansi Magic.