#Kalushi stars Pearl Thusi and Thabo Rametsi share their moving experience

Kalushi: The Story of Solomon Mahlangu has been released in South Africa. Click here to book on Ster-Kinekor.

Mahlangu is portrayed as a loving son, a caring brother, a fantastic boyfriend and as having a deep love of people.

Actress, Pearl Thusi who plays the role of Brenda Riviera and Thabo Rametsi who takes on the lead role of Solomon joined Azania Mosaka in studio.

The pair says they are fortunate to have worked with a great director on the film. Thusi adds that they brought a lot of themselves into the characters.

Let's be as kind to our local actors who play our heroes.

Pearl Thusi, Actress

I never learned about Solomon Mahlangu.

Thabo Rametsi, Lead Actor, Kalushi: The Story of Solomon Mahlangu

Thus_i _adds she is pleased with the representation of the role of women in the liberation struggle. The two stars express their gratitude for being given an opportunity to be a part of such a film.

Listen to full interview with the stars of Kalushi below:

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