Chichi. (Photo: Mzansi Magic Facebook)
Mzansi Magic has confirmed that their drama
series, Isithembiso will not be renewed for a 4th season.
The channel has failed to provide Move!
with reasons as to why the show has been canned but viewers will enjoy it until
early next year.
Speaking to Move! head of publicity and local
entertainment channels at Mzansi Magic, Philly Kubheka confirmed, “The show
will not be renewed for season 4 and it will end early next year”.
Isithembiso follows the lives of two young
people who come to the City of Gold in search of not just their fortune, but
familial ties, opportunity and education.
The series starred veteran actors such as Hamilton
Dlamini, Mavuso Magabane and Lillian Dube and some newcomers, Nandi Mbatha and Zamani
Reports claim that the drama series is
being canned because it doesn’t have enough viewership to keep it on air.
Despite what the reports claim, Philly said,
“Isithembiso has been one of our stellar and successful telenovelas and this is
attributed to the production, cast members and everyone that has been part of
The channel couldn’t confirm what will be
replacing the show at this time. “At this point we cannot confirm Isithembsio’s
replacement,” says Philly.