South African comedy film, Wonder Boy For President made its way to the big screens today, Friday (July 29) after premiered at at the 37th Durban International Film Festival.
Wonder Boy for President tells a story of Wonder Boy (played by Kagiso Lediga), a charismatic and authoritative young man from the Eastern Cape, who is coerced into running for president by two dubious and corrupt characters. Their aim is to mould him into a great politician and manufacture his downfall at the right time, for the right price.
The film is directed by John Barker and stars Kagiso Lediga, Thishiwe Ziqubu, Zabalaza Mchunu, Lara Lipschitz, Madlingozi, Tony Miyambo.
There are also some cameo appearances by Hellen Zille, Jacob Zuma and Zwelinzima Vavi.
Check trailer below…
Wonder Boy For President opens in cinemas across South Africa on 29 July.