Generations: The Legacy Vuyo “Gadaffi” Dabula Snubs His Lookalike
Recently, Generations: The Legacy actor, Vuyo Dabula made headlines after his lookalike Abednigo Mabaso has indicated it would be a pleasure if he meets him. However, Abednigo Mabaso left hurt after being snubbed by the star.
According to the Sowetan is wishes were met with a cold shoulder from Vuyo Dabula, who didn’t want anything to do with his lookalike.
“Not really into all of this, I gotta decline.”
The Mpumalanga model whose uncanny resemblance to actor Vuyo Dabula has been left disappointed after Gadaffi made it clear that he wants nothing to do with him and snubbed a chance of them meeting. This after the 28-year-old Abednigo Mabaso said he wished to meet the actor everyone mistakes him for.
Abednigo Mabaso, from Mphenyatsatsi village in Bushbuckridge, who was recently crowned Mr. Bushbuckridge, said people always call him “Gadaffi” – Dabula’s character on TV – and want to take pictures with him. Dabula plays the role of Gadaffi or Kumkani Phakade in Generations: The Legacy.
The Vuyo “Gadaffi” Dabula lookalike said:
“It’s not such a bad thing to look like a celebrity, someone who’s a role model to many. I used to fight it back then but the more I fight it the more people keep calling me Gadaffi … now I made peace with it. In some instances people stare at me, others scream and ask to take pictures or that I sign autographs. It’s when I tell them that I’m not that person they mistake me for then they start staring at me.”
The model who has been featured in local magazines and fashion shows around Mpumalanga was raised by a single mother along with her sisters. He said:
“As a person who people believe is Dabula, I would definitely like to meet him one day.”
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