‘Madiba’ Filmmakers On Nelson Mandela’s Three-Part Love Story – TCA

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BET’s six-hour miniseries Madiba that premieres next month tells the story of Nelson Mandela, played by Laurence Fishburne, and other leaders of the African National Congress who fought alongside him in the multi-racial, multi-national movement that led to the end of South African apartheid and made Mandela a global icon. On the decision to break up the series into three two-hour parts, executive producer Lance Samuels said today at TCA that the story of Mandela is so…