No more Mr Nice Guy! Jack Devnarain to play the villain in Imbewu

Jack Devnarain. (Photo supplied:
Jack Devnarain. (Photo supplied:

Cape Town - Best known for his long-running, starring role as Rajesh Kumar in the SABC3 soap opera Isidingo, Jack Devnarain will make his debut on’s daily drama Imbewu: The Seed.

He will play Sanil Maharaj a powerful Durban businessman.

From 1 June viewers will see a different side of Jack as he plays a villain with a reputation of corporate takeovers.

As the layers of his character unravel, we will soon discover that Sanil is a treacherous and merciless predator. He’s a man to whom loyalties and allegiances mean nothing, and are often left in tatters in the wake of the pursuit of power. But this is well hidden beneath a charming, suave and a charismatic exterior.