If you enjoy seeing Vusi Kunene on your screens, we have news for you. You will be seeing more of him as he is set to star in the brand-new sports drama Seconds.
The House of Zeide star will be playing the lead role of aging boxer, Seconds Khumalo. Let’s just give you a bit of detail on the new drama.
Khumalo, a boxer from Johannesburg’s East Rand, has been forced to work at the butcher shop run by the van Tonder family while pursuing his boxing career.
Tensions increase as the story progresses and long-buried secrets and unsolved traumas start to come to light.
His son, Lukas Khumalo, who is portrayed by Nicholas Moitoi, begins a bright career in politics. Nevertheless, his ambitions unintentionally strain his father’s relationship with Pa Van Tonder, the family patriarch, who is portrayed by Toni Caprari.
As the boxer battles for his profession in boxing as well as the restoration of his family and reclaiming his life, a voyage of self-discovery is brought into play.
He reveals a captivating tapestry of human emotions, illuminating the nuanced nature of love, devotion, and the quest for self. It is a tale that emphasises sincere relationships and human development, providing a window into our own struggles and lives.
Adrian Alper, Carel Nel, and Mmabatho Mogomotsi all make appearances in the drama series. The eVOD edition of the sports drama series will debut on July 13.