Trevor Gumbi, Desmond Dube and Motlatsi Mafatshe star as the male leads in Netflix’s How To Ruin Christmas, which they believe is set to make a paramount difference in the South African television and film industry.
Trevor Gumbi, Desmond Dube and Motlatsi Mafatshe take on the roles of the male leads in the predominately female-led cast of Netflix’s How To Ruin Christmas, which is scheduled to premiere on Wednesday, 16 December 2020. The actors have credited the actresses for leading the story in the way that they have done so, adding that they are happy to serve as supporting castmates.
Desmond stated, “This is the girls’ story, we are really just supporting them. This is a female story that is female-driven and, for me, that is the aspect that makes me want to watch this.”
Trevor, Desmond and Motlatsi believe that the most significant aspect of the movie is that it is the first South African Christmas movie that is being released on Netflix, proving the continuous rise of local productions on a global scale. Trevor stated, “[This series is] of paramount importance. We are showing off. Look at the talent we have, we want the world to see it.”
Watch the full interview below.