Skeem Saam Actors React To The Departure of Lesego Marakalla. One of the original and most loved Skeem Saam actresses have bowed out. Fans will surely miss the go-getter and feisty Rachel Kunutu, who is played by Lesego Marakalla.
The award winning actress has been with the show for a good eight years, and displayed nothing but great acting skills. Her character Rachel, did everything she could to live the life that she believed her late father could have given her. In the process, Rachel fought with her family and close to her, she ended up marrying a rich older man, Marothi Maphuthuma.
A week ago news broke out that the character everyone loved to hate is existing the SABC1 drama. Lesego has nothing but gratitude for her stay on Skeem Saam. “It’s been good, God has been good! Thank you all for your love and support.. the messages, ka le bona ♥️ I really appreciate you guys,” she said.
Her former co-stars showered her with the sweetest messages as she leaves the show. The likes of Shoki Mmola, Eric Macheru, Pebetsi Matlaila and Inno sadiki, could only sing her praises.