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Today We Are Celebrating The Life Of An Actor & Producer Mandla N.

Mandla Ngcongwane was born Pimville Soweto and he is the founder and Creative Director at Black Brain Pictures. Mandla N matriculated from De La Salle College in Victory Park in 1999 then he went on to study at AFDA and graduated with a BA in Directing in 2001.

He won an award for Best Screen Actor while at AFDA. In 2004 Mandla co-founded Black Brain Pictures, which is a multi-media communications production company.

In the past 15 years Mandla has been the Creative mind behind most of Black Brain’s TV and film productions produced by Black Brain Pictures. Mandla N has been a Director on the following shows:


Ses’Top La

City Ses’La

Culture Shock

Crowning Miss Soweto

Abo Mzala

The B-Ball Show

For Mzanzi Magic:

Lockdown Season

Jozi to Kapa

Van Toeka Love

Plastic Money

No1 KnoxMan

Conman TV

Trigger Happy

Mandla N has also Directed a number of Feature Films including:

Lokshin Bioscope: Jozi to Kapa

Lokshin Bioscope: Plastic Money

Lokshin Bioscope: No1 KnoxMan

Lokshin Bioscope: Van Toeka Love

Lokshin Bioscope: Trigger Happy

Lokshin Bioscope: Conman

Lokshin Bioscope: Foreign Hearts

Cinema Nouveau: Discreet

Mandla N is also behind a number of Award Winning


In addition to these credentials, Mandla N is also a Performing

Artist in the band Gang of Instrumentals, as well as a seasoned actor.

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AFDA Abo Mzala De La Salle College Mandla N Pimville Soweto


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