From The River to Gomora: Getting to know rising star Jessica Sithole

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Jessica Sithole
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Keitumetse Maako sits down with Jessica Sithole to find out how life has been for the rising star since getting her "first big break" in 2021.

She made her debut on TV screens as Nyakallo, the helper everyone loved to hate on 1Magic's The River, and now she's on TV screens as Nolo Makinta, a failed slay queen who has been traumatised by the things rich men have put her through, in the Mzansi Magic telenovela Gomora.

"The biggest lesson I've learnt is that you can never say 'I have arrived'," the actor, who is originally from Bloemfontein, says.

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