Black Twitter wants Brenda Fassie Look-A-Like to play her biopic
Twitter has found their own Brenda Fassie. After it was announced that a UK-Based company called Showbizbee acquired the rights to make a film about the South African legend’s life story. The biopic is set to be released later on this year and it will be written and directed by Edward W. Shaw.
NEWS: UK film company Showbizbee, has acquired the film rights to late superstar Brenda Fassie's life story.
— Phil Mphela (@PhilMphela) January 11, 2018
In normal Black Twitter fashion, this caused an uproar on the Twitter streets, with fans and supporters alike debating and raving on about who should play the lead character. Some people suggested that the beloved Terry Pheto play the vibrant and colourful Brenda however, Twitter found their own Brenda Look-A-Like called Bathabile Ngubeni (@sismabrrr). We must admit, she looks a lot like Brenda and seems to possess the vibrant and outspoken nature of the legend (well at least according to her Twitter Bio.
Have a look here, and let us know what you think of her playing Brenda. Who do you think should be cast to play Brenda Fassie?
Introducing Brenda Ngobeni. .One talented and perfect replica of the late Sis Brenda Fassie..This undiscovered talent caries Sis Brenda in her spirit and persona and I have no doubt she will do justice to the upcoming Brenda Fassie Movie @KayaFMTalk @IamBONGZ pic.twitter.com/MLA8vVULQ4
— Brian (@Brian25403195) January 11, 2018