Nicholas Nkuna Returns To Skeem Saam As Sakhile
NICHOLAS Nkuna will soon be back on Mzansi’s second most watched soapie, Skeem Saam.
The Mpumalanga-born actor will return as Sakhile, a university lecturer.
Nicholas, who also plays a doctor on long-running SABC2 soapie 7de Laan, told Mzansi Ndaba he was thrilled to return to Skeem Saam as the show was his home.
The 30-year-old said he will still be appearing on 7de Laan, which wasn’t much of a challenge as both shows were shot at the same location.
“I have already started shooting with Skeem Saam and my character will start appearing next month,” he told the People’s Paper.
Nicholas said he hoped viewers would embrace his character again.
“I hope the viewers will show Sakhile the same love they did years ago.
“I know I’ve been away for a while, but I hope they will still remember the dark and handsome man they fell in love with,” he said.
Nicholas Nkuna is also a seasoned musical theater performer having appeared in shows like The Phantom of the Opera, Rent, Dream Girls and as Simba in the UK/Ireland touring production of The Lion King.
Nicholas Nkuna date of birth is 18th August 1988. He was born in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga. During his college years, he took part in theatre plays like Parade, Phantom of the Opera, Dream Girls, Shaka Zulu, Sophiatown, Oliver Twist, Rent, and Assassins.
Nick Soul mentions playing the phantom in the Phantom of the Opera as the biggest highlight of his career. He says he was the second black African actor to play that role.
Nicholas says he wants to take his career overseas, “I want to go back and do movies”, he said.