Hollywood based Zimbabwe actor & the star of multiple American film productions, Tongayi Chirisa landed in Victoria Falls on Thursday 02 February 2023. The renowned actor is spending a long weekend based at Mbano Manor Hotel, the luxury boutique hotel in Victoria Falls.
Tongayi Chirisa currently portrays Ciprien Grieve in the AMC gothic horror drama, Mayfair Witches. He also recently stared in The Anthrax Attacks, Next Exit & Women of the Movement (2022).
His earlier productions include Man Friday on NBC’s Crusoe television series, Father Nicholas on The Jim Gaffigan Show, and Hekule on Leon Schuster’s Mr. Bones 2: Back from the Past movie.
On a tour of Mbano Manor Hotel, his reaction to Mbano was trademark Tongayi “Time to have some fun. Come on! This is beautiful. The ideal place to destress. Wow!”
Welcoming the film star was Mbano Manor Hotel founder & director Dr Mati Nyazema who stated , “it is always a pleasure to welcome our fellow Zimbabweans from the diaspora. Tongayi has found success in the USA and is scaling greater heights in Hollywood. Yet still returning to his homeland for his timeout”
Tongayi is accompanied by filmmaker Joe Njagu who produced the multi award winning film Cook Off – the first Zimbabwean film to be acquired by Netflix.