KARABO SLAPS NTOMBI IN ‘GENERATIONS’
Generations viewers still remember (Karabo Moroka) Connie Fergusons’ slap scene with Ntombi two decades later.
The show (now dubbed Generations: The Legacy) is still a fan-favourite soapie as it created many memorable moments such as Ntombi and Karabo’s rivalry, Kenneth Mashaba, and Sibusiso Dhlomo’s conflicts.
The Queen’s casting director Lesedi Matsunyane-Ferguson – who is Connie Ferguson’s daughter recently shared a snippet of her mother’s character and Ntombi getting into a fight in the show’s early 2000s.
The video which has often trended on Twitter over the years, also went viral on Tik To a few weeks ago with soapie fans applauding the actresses for making the slapping seem real.
CONNIE FERGUSON REACTS TO SLAPPING SCENE
Lesedi also recorded her legendary mother Connie Ferguson’s reaction to the scene as requested by a friend.
In the recording, the actress is seen laughing at the slapping scene and also states that actresses in the 90s hardly wore weaves like today and that the slaps were real.
“That wasn’t a weave, it was my own hair”, adding their slaps were real and they didn’t fake it like today.
Rapper and actress Boity also commented on Lesedi’s post and said:
“I remember the scene! When 8 pm was dedicated solely to Generations!”
Skeem Saam actress Milly Mashile commented:
“It’s the hair for me”
Actress and TV personality Minnie Dlamini responded:
Gomora actress ceecee_ndaba (Siphesihle Ndaba):
“Lalela! When 8 o’clock was 8 o’clock.”
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