The Queen has bid farewell to its beloved character, Thato Maake, played by Xolani Mayekiso, who has been on the show since season two.
Mzansi Magic’s The Queen took to Twitter on Friday, 14 May 2021, to bid farewell to the beloved character of Thato Maake, played by Xolani Mayekiso. Mayekiso confirmed his exit from the telenovela on Friday, 7 May 2021, following Thato’s fatal accident. Mayekiso has been part of the cast since the second season of the drama series, which is now concluding its fifth season.
On Friday, The Queen aired Thato’s funeral service. Two of the most touching farewells came from Siyanda, played by Cindy Mahlangu, and Schumacher, played by Vuyo Ngcukana.
Moreover, Mzansi Magic also and encouraged viewers to share their favourite moments of Thato from his seasons on the show. The pictures shared by the masses revealed the growth and change that Mayekiso went through whilst playing the beloved character.
See the post below.
— Mzansi Magic (@Mzansimagic) May 14, 2021