Mark your calendars – Mandela: ‘Long Walk To Freedom’ movie will be making its way to the local screens on Saturday, July 17, 2016.
The movie follows South African former president, Nelson Mandela’s childhood, his role in the liberation struggle, and eventual freedom is poignantly told with Idris Elba in the role of the legendary father of a nation.
The leading actors in the film are Idris Elba as Nelson Mandela, Naomie Harris as Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Tony Kgoroge as Walter Sisulu, Riaad Moosa as Ahmed Kathrada, Zolani Mkiva as Raymond Mhlaba, Simo Mogwaza as Andrew Mlangeni, Fana Mokoena as Govan Mbeki, Thapelo Mokoena as Elias Motsoaledi, Jamie Bartlett as James Gregory, Deon Lotz as Kobie Coetsee, Terry Pheto as Evelyn Mase, Sello Maake as Albert Lutuli, Gys de Villiers as F. W. de Klerk, Carl Beukes as Niel Barnard and Nomfusi Gotyana as Miriam Makeba.
Check below trailer!
Be sure to tune into Mandela: ‘Long Walk To Freedom @ 20:30 on Saturday, July 17 – Mzansi Magic (DStv Channel 161)