Mfundi Vundla jets off to island to plan ‘new Generations’

2014-08-31 10:07

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While the axed Generations actors are contemplating what will become of their careers, the creator and executive producer of South Africa’s favourite soapie will be holidaying on Mackinac Island on Lake Huron in northern Michigan in the US, hopping from one jazz club to the next.

Mfundi Vundla jetted off to the luxury island yesterday for what he considers a much-needed vacation that will give him time to de-stress and reconceptualise the “new Generations”.

And he was quick to point out that the new soapie would include none of the 16 principal actors whose contracts were terminated last week.

“There is no way I can work with them again,” he said. “The relationship has completely broken down, especially after the drama and the lies they told at the press conference.”

While the Generations war rages on, the SABC is planning to meet the actors to discuss their future. The date of the meeting is yet to be set because of SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s tight schedule.

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