Latwell Nyangu, H-Metro Reporter
BULAWAYO based film producer Gift “Borntrouble” Wazvaremhaka is working an action packed film tiled Dead End.
Auditions for the film have already been conducted and production is underway.
The 28-year producer is popular for his book Pepukai, which was released in 2017.
He said the film is currently targeting close by characters due to Covid-19 restrictions.
“I am directing and producing Dead End which is an action packed.
“It should be expected which is expected to be launched by mid-June.
“The action film is a series with a number of Wushu where martial artists both senior and junior masters are featuring,” he said.
“A number of people have heeded the call to join the film and among them are Skyzmetrofm drama actors like Nomvuyo Ndlovu, Fredrick Ncube, Eqond’indlela-skyzfmdrama, Lindiwe Ncube lmfihlo lezilingo-Skyzfmdrama and many more.”
He also bemoaned challenges bedeviling the film industry.
“The problem about Zimbabwean films is we lack finance for buying modern proper equipment, so we end up trapped into producing poor products.
“I hereby call for helping hands as we are targeting to make a name on this.
“It’s high time to ford the rivers and we are looking forward to take first three episodes to ZBC.
“The film is recorded at Skypper Movies which is a fast growing movie house in Bulawayo.”
To his credit, Borntrouble has also published a book, The Road to Sungano Apostolic Church and Zvine Marinda.
He took part into directing a local drama called Wakazvikanyira Wega in 2017 and well-known for playing the role of Mukuwasha.
Borntrouble also directed a number of skits such as Game yeMarasta, Bebi Remonya, Tambai Musha, Uncle Nino, No One is Perfect (still underway), among others.