South African actress and media all-rounder, Kuli Roberts, is the latest actress to join the cast of Mzansi Magic’s The Queen, for the fifth season of the show.
The actress confirmed her new role in response to an announcement post shared by television commentator, Phil Mphela on Friday, 8 May 2020. The media personality is expected to join as the character, Mildred Sefesa, a socialite, housewife, and supposed do-gooder. In a comment to local media which was later shared on her Twitter page, Kuli stated, “I’ve always loved The Queen and what they do, so joining them is a career highlight. “Co-creator of the show, Connie Ferguson added, “We look forward to seeing her breathing life to Sefatsa.”
Some Kuli Roberts fans shared their excitement on social media, with the actress retweeting a number of their posts to show her gratitude. One fan, Shaun Mukhari, wrote, “Can’t wait to see u in action sisters but I know for a fact that it’s going to be a GREAT season of The Queen.”
See the posts below.
CASTING NEWS: Kuli Roberts to star in #TheQueenMzansi
Media personality Roberts will saunter into the The Queen universe as socialite, housewife & good-doer Mildred Sefatsa.
Roberts will make her on screen debut in July.
Congrats Queen 👸🏾 pic.twitter.com/9mzN70pN6A
— Kgopolo (@PhilMphela) May 8, 2020
I’m already obsessed with your character and I haven’t seen it yet 😭❤️
— لونغا ثابيث (@Lungarh_) May 8, 2020
Lets get on with it. Nite Angels. Thanks for these amazing positives wishes and I love u and hope u receive twice the number of blessings. God bless u always. Thanks to @TheQueenMzansi and @kuliroberts
Its hardly illegal to give props to the Kulstar, Kul and the Gang…..sorry🤣 pic.twitter.com/B33dOjjus7
— STOP ALBINISM KILLINGS (@kuliroberts) May 8, 2020