Masasa Mbangeni On How The Lockdown Will Affect Actors. On Monday president Cyril Ramaphosa announced that there will be a 21 day lockdown starting from Thursday midnight.
Many, especially freelancers and those who survive on peace jobs, are worried about where their next pay cheque will come from. The entertainment industry is also going to be hit hard since there won’t be no gigs.
Actress Masasa Mbangeni spoke about how the lockdown will affect actors. Since you are only paid for the gigs you do, Masasa fears that actors are among those who will suffer the most.
The talented actress also cited that since many in the industry already battle mental illnesses, this sad period will only make the situation worse. “I worry some will succumb to the monsters in their heads, ” she pointed out.