Rolland Lunga, popularly known as Boss Kedha, is a Zimbabwean actor and comedian who has left an indelible mark on the entertainment scene. This article delves into his fascinating biography, exploring his background, acting career, a life-altering accident, the split of Bustop TV, and some of his popular comedic creations.
Rolland Lunga’s journey began in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, where he was born with a dreamer’s spirit. He completed his secondary schooling at Craneborne Boys High School in Harare, Zimbabwe, setting the stage for his future endeavours. Lunga, a filmmaker with a focus on diverse genres, has worked on numerous productions and contributed to the country’s largest broadcasting company, ZBC.
His portfolio includes short films addressing various social themes such as African culture, the significance of women in society, and urban youth culture. Lunga harbours ambitions to explore all forms of media and eventually step into the realm of Zimbabwean politics.
In September 2016, tragedy struck when Rolland Lunga experienced a harrowing car crash along the Harare – Bulawayo highway, just a few kilometres after Shangani. The incident, which occurred on a fateful day, nearly claimed his life, marking a pivotal moment in his personal journey.
Lunga’s passion for film led him to undergo training at the Zimbabwe Film and Television School of Southern Africa. His breakthrough came in November 2014 when the first P.O. Box video, titled “Hatiuyi Ikoko,” went viral on social media platforms like Facebook and WhatsApp. This success propelled Lunga into the limelight, establishing him as a prominent figure in the realm of Zimbabwean comedy.
Split of Bustop TV
The entertainment landscape witnessed a significant development when Bustop TV, co-founded by Lucky Aaroni, addressed speculations about a potential reunion with comedians Admire “Bhutisi” Kuzhangaira and Rolland “Boss Kedha” Lunga of P.O. Box. Despite past collaborations, the trio had ventured onto separate paths, and Aaroni clarified that a reunion was not on the horizon.
Rolland Lunga, in collaboration with his comedy partner Admire Kuzhangaira, has produced a plethora of engaging and humorous videos. Some of their notable works include:
- “Hatiuyi Ikoko”
- “Kuuraya munhu asina mhaka”