Ntokozo Dlamini is a South African actor famous for his character on Uzalo as Mastermind. Mastermind was a gangster thug who would do anything to put food on the table. His character was a car hijacker, thug and fraudster who worked with Nkunzi. Ntokozo nailed his villain character to perfection, and he instantly became Mzansi’s favourite star. Mastermind later resigned from Uzalo to explore other opportunities in the entertainment industry, and his character was sent to jail. However, rumours have been making rounds on social media that Mastermind from Uzalo is dead. Is the news true or false? Find out in this article.
Is Mastermind on Uzalo dead or alive?
On the 27th of August 2022, Ntokozo Dlamini, who plays Mastermind on Uzalo, was topping the trends as the news that he was dead went viral. Unconfirmed sources revealed that the actor was involved in a car accident and died on the spot. Mastermind was reported to have been driving while drunk, resulting in a fatal accident.
Condolence messages for Mastermind from Uzalo were floating on social media.
Mastermind death rumours were dismissed as fake news
However, the Ntokozo Dhlamini poured cold water on the rumours that he was dead and assured his fans that he was fit and healthy. He also slammed people who faked his death and confirmed that he was never involved in a car accident. Mastermind from Uzalo is not dead; he is living his best life with family and friends.
Ntokozo’s close family members also revealed that they were shocked by the news that Mastermind was dead. The family also said that Mastermind’s death was fake and was never involved in a car accident.
Ntokozo Dlamini ‘Mastermind’ celebrates daughter’s birthday amid death rumours.
As rumours were making rumours on social media about Mastermind’s death, the actor was living his best life with his family. The celebrated star threw an expensive birthday bash for her daughter Namisa on the 28th of August, 2022. Ntokozo has a baby with award-winning actress Jessica Nkosi, and the two are reported to be staying together and co-parenting their daughter.
Namisa’s birthday celebrations were of class, and they had an expensive photoshoot. Ntokozo also penned a heartfelt message for his daughter on Instagram.
A look at Mastermind’s career on Uzalo
Mastermind joined Unalo when the show premiered in 2015. He played a villain character who was in love with Thobile. He proved to be the master of his crafts by slaying his character to perfection. However, he was later sent to jail, leaving his love, Thobile, behind.
Confirmed sources revealed that he had resigned from Uzalo, and his character was sent to jail. After being off the screens for many seasons, Mastermind was reported to be returning to Uzalo as a police officer. His character was set to twist from a thug to a committed police officer.
Mastermind appeared on Uzalo as a police officer, and his new character as a loyal and soft Mastermind failed to impress Mzansi, and he exited the show for the second time.