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Orlando Jones talks to DStv about his role in Madiba.

Orlando Jones plays Oliver Tambo in the six-part mini-series Madiba. 

Watch Madiba Mondays at 21:00 on Discovery, DStv channel 121. Also available on DStv Now.

Read more:

- See Terry Phetho and other local stars in Madiba 

- Discovery to broadcast Madiba series 

He sat down with to talk about the role and what some his favorite scenes were. Watch the video below to see why he says Laurence Fishburne is a “maestro” and why this series is important as the first Mandela story to be told by South Africans and the first with a South African actress (Terry Phetho) playing Winnie:

By Siphilile Shelembe