Actors, Nomzamo Mbatha, Siyabonga Thwala and Linda Mtoba raked in the most awards for the popular soapie.
The fifth annual Simon Mabhunu Sabela Film and Television Awards which celebrate and honour exceptional work in the industry took place on Saturday at The Playhouse in Durban. The beautiful Nandi Madida was host for the evening and Mzansi Magic’s Isibaya came out tops in most categories.
Live performances by popular musos, Khaya Mthethwa, Sands and Mondli Ngcobo.
Siyabonga Thwala won Best Actor while Nomzamo Mbatha bagged the Best Actress award. Andile Mxakaza took home the Best Supporting Actor award, Linda Mtoba, Best Newcomer and Gcina Mkhize Best Supporting Actress. Well done to the team!
Celebrating 5 years of magic between father and daughter @isibayamzansi with Best actor and actress awards to Nomzama and Siyabonga #simonsabelaawards ? It is unusual to have such a powerful father daughter combo on screen and these two actors make us all yearn for their special connection. #excellence #awards #drama #telenovela A post shared by O Grand Jo (@bomb_productions) on
Linda Mtoba aka Zama Ngwenya @isibayamzansi winner Best Newcomer Tv#simonsabelaawards #telenovela #drama #awards #excellence A post shared by O Grand Jo (@bomb_productions) on
Gcina Mkhize aka MaKhayi/Jola @isibayamzansi winner Best Supporting Actress #simonsabelaawards #telenovela #drama #awards #excellence A post shared by O Grand Jo (@bomb_productions) on
Happiness Is a Four Letter Word won the Best Feature Film and Best KZN Wardrobe Design in a feature film.