TALENTED Uzalo actress and musician, Thandeka Zulu has been allegedly fired.
This after the starlet, who plays Nombuso in the SABC1 popular telenovela, was accused of acting like a diva on set.
Insiders told Sunday Sun bosses were gatvol of her stinking attitude.
“Thandeka is a great actress with a bright future, but since she started to appear on Uzalo, she thinks she knows everything.
“She was in the comedy movie, Kwaito Church Service, but was not famous back then.
“Now she knows how big Uzalo is, she thinks she’s a superstar.
“She throws her weight around when she speaks to members of the crew and other others, telling them she’s a celebrity,” said one cast member.
Another crew member from the make-up department, who did not want to be named, claimed Nombuso tells them how they should apply her make-up.
“She’s a prima donna of note as she would tell us how we should do her make-up.
“She would always remind us she’s a lead singer of an award-winning group, Afro Soul.
“She shot herself in the foot as she was told to voetsek. This girl has just lost a great gig which was channelling her to greater heights.
“She has just messed herself up,” said a crew member.
Yesterday Nombuso refused to comment about the matter.
When asked about being fired, she said, “I’m depressed by what you are asking me. Bhut’ wam, I’m also not going to comment on that issue, sorry.”
Uzalo spin doctor, Sanelisiwe Bhengu, told Sunday Sun she needed questions via email but also failed to answer them a