Enhle Mbali has opened up about experiencing racism as an actress after her character’s debut on 7de Laan last week. The actress says although she expected it she is all for racism being a crime.
Enhle says she knew she had to take the ole of Nandi on 7de Laan because of the issue of interracial relationships. “Working there was not easy and finding my footing was the most difficult but I took it on with the utmost humility”, she wrote on her Instagram page.
Although the mom of two says she expected the backlash on screen, she was surprised to see it happen behind the scenes as well. “the crazy thing is racial slurs happened on set with people I thought were educated and open minded.” The experience has made the actress to support the criminalization of racism.