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Rasta plans to pursue acting after SA applauds Chicken Licken ad

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Artist Lebani “Rasta” Sirenje landed at the top trending list on Tuesday however this time it become for all of the proper motives because the painter got praised after providing in an advert. 

The Zimbabwean-born artist who frequently has tongues wagging for portray photos of famend people that regularly do not resemble the subject, had many inspired after he turned into featured in the modern-day Chicken Licken commercial.

In the ad, Rasta plays a character looking for employment as a sketch artist at a police station and his interviewer then imagines getting a backlog of unsolved instances after struggling to understand the proper suspect while seeing his work.

“I'm so inspired and glad to be part of it. I wasn't offended through being a part of the advertisement as it's paintings. I felt honoured. There will usually be people loving it and disapproving of things I do however I'm here because of my fans,” Rasta informed TshisaLIVE.


This advert marks his 2d acting gig after his first commercial with Ballantines and now he's looking to similarly his profession in the arts enterprise.

“I would really like to be an actor. Growing up I continually loved being on the theatre at faculty, I become a part of the choir in number one, so I love theatre and track and anything in art. So I may discover myself performing sooner or later.” he chuckled.

Black Brain's Diep City collection features his paintings of the overdue mythical artists Brenda Fassie, Lebo Mathosa and Mandoza around the set, which he appears at as yet every other nod for the hard work he is put in during the last 21 years.

“Big as much as Mandla N from Black Brain Pictures for that my call just pops up after the display so I'm satisfied approximately that.” 

The father of says his daughters Angelic and Angel are just as artistic as he's and are his largest motivation to hold going.

“I suppose it's in me and my circle of relatives so each time they see me improving in any way they prefer it. They are the purpose that I'm pushing like this due to the fact possibly with out them, I'd possibly be someone else. They are those that comfort me whilst humans criticise me.”

While all the attention is on him, Rasta says his enthusiasts should assume his garb line launching inside the subsequent week.

Mzansi sang his praises for his courage for being a part of the economic and having a continuing spirit.

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