Linda Mtoba speaks on her character in BET series Queendom

Linda Mtoba has been opening up about her role as Ntandokayise in the new BET Africa series, “Queendom.” In this series, she plays a young woman who discovers that she is the rightful heir to the throne of the Khahlamba Kingdom, a secret her mother has kept from her for 30 years.Linda Mtoba
Mtoba describes her character as a resilient and fearless individual who tackles significant issues within her community and her personal life​.




Mtoba emphasizes that “Queendom” highlights the power, complexity, and resilience of women, particularly in South African society. The series delves into themes such as cultural heritage, tradition, identity, and the strength of women in their communities and families. Through her character’s journey of self-discovery and empowerment, Mtoba aims to inspire viewers, especially women, to embrace their strength and face life’s challenges with courage​.This role marks Mtoba’s first lead role, and she has expressed excitement about the opportunity to portray such a strong and multifaceted character. She also shared her connection to the spiritual themes of the series, noting how she incorporates her cultural and spiritual beliefs into her portrayal of Ntandokayise​..