July: 2012

STARRING AS MIRIAM MAKEBA IN THE "LONG WALK TO FREEDOM" FEATURE FILM

Afro-soul star Nomfusi, "the little diva with the big voice", will be acting and singing the role of a young Miriam Makeba in Long Walk to Freedom, a film based on the autobiography of former president Nelson Mandela. The film is in its third month of production, produced by Anant Singh with Sarafina! co-producer David Thompson. Singh said that according to the Hollywood Reporter “it will be the largest South African production ever mounted and will provide an opportunity for thousands of South Africans to participate in the making of the film, including the best of South Africa’s acting talent."