Cindy and Sandile Mahlangu come from the same province and have the same surname but the question is are they related? The two recently joined Scandal, etv popular soap, as lovers who came to milk money from the Medupe’s family. In acting on Scandal etv telenovella: Simo’s real name is Sandile Mahlangu and Violetta’s real name is Cindy Mahlangu. Here are four amazing facts about the two co-casting actors.
They are both from Mpumalanga.
Cindy Thando Mahlangu come from Mpumalanga province Standerton, Mpumalanga and Sandile (Simo) also come from the same province but different City. Sandile is from Middelburg, in Mpumalanga.
Share a surname but are not related:
Cindy and Sandile as we have mentioned, share the same surname, and come from the same province. Which led many people to question either if they are related or not and the answer is no. The two are not related at all.
Their date of birth:
Sandile was born on 06 September 1993 while Cindy was born on 21 November 1996. This means Sandile is three years older than Cindy.
Both are notable TV stars:
Though they are still on the rise to glorious heights, Cindy and Sandile have already made names on South African television. Sandile is a South African actor currently known for acting as Simo on Scandal. He has been featured as the character Cash in the e.tv soapie Rhythm City in July 2016 and has featured in commercials for KFC, Debonairs Pizza, Halls, Sunbet International, Cell C and Stimorol.
In 2018, he appeared in the film Shaft 6, a mystery set in a small mining town. Sandile played the role of Cheezeboi in Isithembiso and his starring role as Siyanda in the second season of the SABC 1 sitcom Single Guyz. And Cindy played the role of Siyanda in Mzansi Magic’s soapie drama The Queen. She has also managed to film the series Blood and Water, which is a Netflix original and has been featured as the December 2018 Essay magazine cover girl. Apart from that, she also played the role of Kayise in the show Makoti.