Chiedza “Chi” Mhende who portrayed the role of Wandile, Zola’s son on SABC1 soapie opera Generations: The Legacy is not a man but a woman.
Sorry ladies, the handsome guy, Wandile on the soapie in real life is a Woman. Chi Mhende also has a boyfriend who is also an actor, Andile Nebulale best known as Sandile on the Cape Town movie, ‘Love the One You Love’.
The Zimbabwean born actress and voice artist moved to Cape Town in 2006 to further her studies at the AFDA. She was introduced to Cape Town’s theater scene as Lady Capulet in a 2010 Artscape production of “Romeo and Juliet” and from then she never looked back, she played in number of theatre productions which includes A Midsummer Night’s Dream as Titania and many more.
Chi Mhende appeared in various movies and television which include Evil in Our Midst, The Tunnel, Stokvel 6, Mad Dogs 3, and Love the One You Love.
She was nominated as Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Young Actor and she is also the voice of “Siyaya” in Al Jazeera’s global health series “Lifelines”.