The Queen Actor And Petronella’s Son Sipho Graduates With Master’s Degree
The Queen actor; Unathi Matu who is the son of Thembsie Matu made his mother proud when he recently graduated with a Masters in Engineering.
Unathi plays the role of Sipho on The Queen and his mother; Thembsie Matu plays the role of Petronella.
In a celebratory post on Instagram, the actress posted her sons qualification with the status: “Congratulations on your amazing achievement mfana wam @unathimatu. Siyabonga that you did not give up and continued to fight despite the hardships you faced. Halala”
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The post has received a lot of praise from her fans, with celebrities such as Mapula Mafole congratulating them on their achievement on the post.
Themsie also acts on ETV’s now canned show; Rhythm City as a nurse known as Sis Bee; Jafta’s girlfriend and Mampho’s step-mother.
She also played the role of Nomathamsanqa on the SABC1 drama series; Tshisa, from 2006-2012 and made a guest appearance as a teacher in the first episode of the SABC1 mini-series uGugu no Andile (Gugu and Andile), based on the play Romeo and Juliet, on the 3rd of June 2008.
Thembsie’s character on The Queen has been keeping viewers entertained as she is a very bubbly and hilarious person. The actress who is rumored to be as bubbly and hilarious in real life has considered being a stand-up comedian. Her character’s bubbly charm has won the hearts of many on The Queen.
Sipho is a gay character and Schumacher’s side-guy who is dramatic and hilarious on the show. Viewers of the show have come to love Unathi’s character; Sipho who made them laugh this week when he refused to leave Schumacher when Mpho Sebata caught them in bed. The actor has been praised for his dramatic and hilarious portrayal of the character. This is yet another addition to his list of achievements.
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