Doja Cat recently tweeted a clip of her meeting Whoopi Goldberg and shares on how she has never met her father who is one of the legendary TV stars in South Africa, his name is Dumisani Dlamini. Doja Cat, a rapper who has worked with the likes of Nicki Minaj and has been compared to Cardi B dropped her video for Mooo!
For those who might not know, Dumisani Dlamini is a veteran actor best known for his iconic role as Chester in Yizo Yizo (from the second season) and few years ago we learned that he has a daughter in American who is recently considered as one of the best singers in the US. The 24 year old was born to Deborah Elizabeth Sawyer who is a Jewish-American artist. Watch as she explains to Whoopi Goldberg below.
If you still remember, Whoopi worked with Dlamini on a Sarafina film where she played a character of a teacher, she was ‘Miss Masombula’ on that film. The film was released in 1993. As according to recent clip below which shows her meeting up with Doja Cat she seemed to have remembered Dumisani.
Dumisani Dlamini also confirmed this with TshisaLIVE: “I Beautiful girl (who goes by) the name Doja Cat, she’s singing with Nicki Minaj. If you google you will see, it’s D. O. J. A. C. A. T, she’s one of the best singers now in America. That’s my daughter,” – Dumisani said. See the video below as Doja Cat shares that she hasn’t met her father.
This is what twitter users had to say:
I might have not met your Dad but he is in such an amazing historical South African Film. He is very talented just like you. I wish you guys had a relationship together. Sending love my Zulu sister ❤️❤️❤️😘😘😘— Never Seen A Ceiling 🇿🇦 (@Noma_Yum_Yum) April 22, 2020
Your dad is alive and well he knows very well you exist. It’s an unfortunate experiencing but it is a reality for many including myself. I had hope that the 90’s generation would change this cures but hai no— Nhelisa (@NheliNotDot) April 22, 2020