‘Where’s neville?’: Fans question former ‘7de Laan’ star at court

2012-10-27 00:00

CAPE TOWN — “Where’s Neville? Is Neville okay?”

Former 7de Laan actor Sekoati Tsubane, who played Kabelo Padi, was appearing in court for alleged drunk driving, but fans were more interested in what had happened to the character Neville Meintjies.

Charmaine Meintjies (Vinette Ebrahim), the wife of Neville (Zane Meas) in the soap, got a phone call on the programme last week that he had been killed in an accident. But fans wanted to be sure.

Tsubane, waiting for his case to be called, seemed puzzled. “Who’s Neville?” he asked.

After a moment he realised people were asking about 7de Laan, and laughingly replied he didn’t know, because he’s no longer involved in the soap.

The case didn’t go ahead, because the prosecutor said the roll was too crowded and Tsubane’s lawyer said he had another appointment.

Tsubane was arrested on March 16 in Melkbosstrand when he failed to stop at a stop sign, after which traffic police tested him and allege that he was under the influence of alcohol.

The case will continue on November 15.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

 
/News

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.