South African hunk Kay Sibiya has joined Generations: The Legacy. He will play the role of Siyanda, Jack Mabaso’s younger brother. The show’s casting director, Russel Savadier, said when the role came up, the heartthrob came to mind.

“We needed someone, who has a strong camera presence and up for Vusi Kunene. We are excited to have him,” he said.

His first appearance on the show was on Tuesday 12th January 2021. Kay, a former Uzalo star said he was excited while also nervous, because the show had been a part of his life for a long time.

“Being part of the show is surreal,” Kay commented.

“It is going to be an interesting experience, one I look forward to exploring,” he explained.

According to an insider, Kay Sibiwa underwent a vigorous interview process before joining the cast.

“There were three guys vying for the role and, after a long interview process, he emerged victorious. Producers were happy with his consistency,” the source said.