New role set to put Ayanda in spotlight

Ayanda Daweti is excited to be part of Gomora.
Ayanda Daweti is excited to be part of Gomora.

AYANDA Daweti has more in store for Gomora viewers.

The former Scandal actor told SunBuzz that this is a character that will test him for who he is.

Ayanda joined Mzansi Magic’s soapie Gomora season 3 this week.

The actor from Tsolo, Eastern Cape, shared that he’ll play Sizwe on the show.

He said he’s excited as he had never played a role such as this one before.

“The production team on Gomora is amazing. I am in love with my role so far, and people will see the other side of me on this show,” he said.

Ayanda said that his character finds himself falling in love with a young school girl named Gugu from Gomora High.

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“Sizwe will do anything to protect the love of his life. I don’t want to share much, but people must be ready.”

Ayanda said he planned to give more of himself to this character.

“Our role is to deliver when we are on set. I want to show the world my talents as a performer,” he said.

“This is something I love doing with all my heart. Those who know me know that I speak and walk acting. So this will be one of the characters that will show my talent to the world.”

Ayanda said he was also working on his music.

The actor shared that he was in studio working on his EP titled Gwijo WaVe.

“People have been showing me some love for my music.

“I am creative, especially when it comes to anything that has to do with art,” he said.

The actor said he worked with El Nino from a group called Driemanskap on his EP.

“It was wonderful working with him. He’s an amazing human being and he loves art a lot,” said Ayanda.

Catch Ayanda Daweti as Sizwe on Gomora on Mzansi Magic (DStv channel 161) at 7.30pm, weekdays.

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