"I was informed after three weeks that I got the role. I was told that it was a small role with the potential to grow."
Despite coming from a wealthy family, Martha works as a waitress. She chooses to go against her family's wishes and marries a poor husband, Thomas.
Loving Martha is also loyal to her jailed first husband, who took the rap for the drug peddling queen Harriet's sin.
"I'm glad I pounced on that opportunity. Besides, in this industry, you grab anything that comes your way hoping it will elevate your profile. Jobs are hard to come by, and who wouldn't want to work with the Fergusons?
"I'm not going to lie. Of all the roles I've played, the Lizeka character turned me into a household name. I turned heads wherever I went. I got instant recognition as that actor on Intsika."