Big Boy had stolen many hearts of Skeem Saam viewers with his remarkable acting skills, and he was a well-respected actor in the industry who still had a lot to offer.
Besides being seen as an alcoholic and terrible father, Charles Maja was actually a loving husband, father, and grandfather.
Here are a few facts we’ve come to learn about Charles:
Charles was 54-years-old and was a grandfather of two of his grandkids.
In an interview with Drum magazine, he revealed that he designs his own clothes and that he actually thought that he would be a fully-fledged fashion designer. He only buys shoes and a few other items of clothing but the rest of his clothes he makes for himself and his family.
He’s been married to his wife of 30-years.
Besides being on television, Charles has had extensive roles in radio dramas at Thobela FM.
Charles and his on-screen son Thabo Mkhabela actually had a very good relationship off-screen. The actors are known to get along like a house on fire and look to each other for advice and any opinion that could improve their craft as actors.
May your soul Rest In Peace Mr. Maja:
In other news – Former Bafana Bafana star Siphiwe Tshabalala shows off his Baking skills – Pictures
Here is former Bafana Bafana player Siphiwe Tshabalala who has decided to show off his baking skills while at home. He has proven his talents extend way beyond the football pitch after revealing such kitchen skills.
Source: Zalebs, News365