TV personality Desmond Dube talks about joining the King Kong cast on stage

He is one of the most recognisable faces in the South African entertainment. Comedian, actor and theatre performer, Desmond Dube once again brings his considerable acting talents to the stage as he takes on the role of Pop in the theater production 'King Kong'.

Africa Melane chats to Desmond Dube about his role, life in the spotlight and recently joining the King Kong cast.

Dube says that he started performing in theatre when he was still in the Eastern Cape. He adds that theatre got him to Johannesburg, which gave him a chance to do what he really loved.

Dube jokingly admits that the film industry stole him from theatre. He adds that his body can feel it if he hasn’t performed on stage.

Theater is my first love.

Desmond Dube, comedian, actor and theatre performer

It’s an extraordinary feeling to be sitting and watching stories be told.

Desmond Dube, comedian, actor and theatre performer

Click on the audio to hear more about Dube's his role in King Kong...


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
Lead SA: CPT's Kay Mason Foundation is changing the lives of disadvantaged kids

Lead SA: CPT's Kay Mason Foundation is changing the lives of disadvantaged kids

The Kay Mason Foundation is a non-profit organization based in CPT that provides academic & social support to disadvantaged kids

The Polo GTI has got that vrrrpha mentality written all over it - Jacob Moshokoa

The Polo GTI has got that vrrrpha mentality written all over it - Jacob Moshokoa

Automotive Journalist, Jacob Moshokoa shares his views of the Polo GTI 2018, and chats about the vrrrpha mentality among young men

I've finally decided to start my 1st solo project - Zolani Mahola, Freshlyground

I've finally decided to start my 1st solo project - Zolani Mahola, Freshlyground

On the #WeekendBreakfast with Africa Melane, Zolani Mahola of Freshlyground tells us all about her first solo project.

'I enjoyed 'The House with a Clock in its Walls' movie but the ending is crazy'

'I enjoyed 'The House with a Clock in its Walls' movie but the ending is crazy'

Film critic Gayle Edmunds shares her views of the gothic horror inspired movie, 'The House with a Clock in its Walls'.

Desmond Dube to replace Sne Dladla in the cast of King Kong

Desmond Dube to replace Sne Dladla in the cast of King Kong

Dube will appear on stage from early next year at the Fugard Theatre in Cape Town.

[LISTEN] Desmond Dube chats to Stephen about The Suitcase

[LISTEN] Desmond Dube chats to Stephen about The Suitcase

The Suitcase enjoyed a critically acclaimed five-week tour in the United Kingdom and is now at the Market Theatre in Joburg.

Popular articles
'I’ve never invested in the stock exchange. I know it too well'

'I’ve never invested in the stock exchange. I know it too well'

Bruce Whitfield interviews Prof Lorenzo Fioramonti (UP) about his attitude toward money (hopes, fears, successes, failures, etc.).

[LISTEN] Painting worth MILLIONS missing from Magashule's old office

[LISTEN] Painting worth MILLIONS missing from Magashule's old office

Investigative journalist, Pieter-Louis Myburgh says the artwork, owned by the Free State government, is worth between R6m and R8m.

CT council to decide on charging De Lille following new forensic report

CT council to decide on charging De Lille following new forensic report

The Bowman Gilfillan report, yet to be made public, found that De Lille allegedly failed to report tender corruption to council.

Judge in Omotoso case dismisses defence application to recuse himself

Judge in Omotoso case dismisses defence application to recuse himself

Judge Mandela Makaula has dismissed the defence application saying it has no merit.

Lebelo's lawyer refuses to give evidence at Nugent Commission

Lebelo's lawyer refuses to give evidence at Nugent Commission

EWN Reporter Barry Bateman gives the latest on what is happening at the Nugent Commission of Inquiry into Sars.