She has played the title role of Celia Magongwa in the SABC 1 drama series Skeem Saam for more than ten years, and she has become a fan favorite. Shoki attended the Pretoria Technikon to study theater (now Tshwane University of Technology). In the 26 years of her profession, she has appeared on Rhythm City, Muvhango, and numerous more shows. She works as a casting director, gender-based violence activist, and fashion designer in addition to being in front of the camera
Actress Shoki Mmola graciously exits the part that many have come to adore. The production firm released a statement saying she will be sorely missed for her superb acting. “Boasting a whopping 26 years in her television career, Mmola has been playing the character of ‘Celia’ on Skeem Sam for ten years and in that role has been one of the show’s lead actresses, contributing to its accomplishments over the past decade. Always keeping fans entertained, Mmola has portrayed the character of Celia impeccably.”
According to the statement, she will be sadly missed by the audience, crew, and other cast members. “We wish her the best of luck in her future endeavors. Beginning on Monday, July 4, 2022, the next season will not include Mmola. On social media, Shoki announced the news and stated that a change was necessary. “As I leave Skeem Saam, I bow even more deeply to everyone who has helped me with my work during the past 28 years in business and the past 10 years at Skeem Saam. She continued to tell stories.
The actress tells Drum that she is already working on a new production in order to avoid giving away too much. I simply wanted to say ‘thank you’ once again to everyone who has supported me and grown to enjoy my part on Skeem Saama, concluded Shoki
Reporter: Palesa Maneli
Source of information: DRUM Link to quote: https://www.news24.com/drum/celebs/news/new-production-and-fresh-start-shoki-mmola-on-leaving-skeem-saam-20220701#:~:text=%E2%80%9CBoasting%20a%20whopping,of%20Celia%20impeccably.%E2%80%9D