Actor Mothusi Magano Joins Skeem Saam! We have to give it up to the Skeem Saam casting team for always getting it right. If you thought Skeem Saam was lit then you are about to be blown away as award winning actor Mothusi Magamo has joined the hit drama series.

The former Scandal and Intersexions will play the role of a man who drops out of school, only to return years later to study law and have to navigate life as a 30-something trying to get his degree.

“He was a student at varsity but got caught up in the student life of partying and didn’t do well in his first year. His father refused to keep paying so he dropped out and ends up finding his passion in gardening. After starting a modest gardening business, he decides to go back to school to study law and meets Pretty (Lerato Marabe) at university,” Magamo old TshisaLIVE on his role.

On what he’s learnt from the new role, the actor said, “You have to take responsibility for your actions, but if you are determined you can fulfil your dream.”

On the differences between him and the character, he said, “I am a bit of an introvert, I am not the most social person, but Tumishang is not like that at all. He is outgoing. It was great for me because it allowed me to get things out of my system.”