Fana Mokoena as Philani Maponya

With roles in Blood Diamond and Golden Globe-nominated Hotel Rwanda also under his belt, Fana brings his wealth of experience in both film and television to Soul City. This established actor has also appeared in the films Dangerous Grounds – Jump the Gun, The Spear and Inside.

Fana has played lead and supporting roles in some of South Africa’s favourite television shows: Wild At Heart, Isidingo, Zero Tolerance, The Lab, Zero Tolerance III, Gothia Caper, Crossing The Line, Heal Side, Generations, Yizo Yizo, Egoli, Going Up II & III, Flat 27, Khululeka II, The Line Tebogo, 52 Regent Street, Teleschool Geomania ’94 and Maximum Me.