The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
Lucian Msamati plays JLB Matekoni
Lucian Msamati was born in the UK and grew up in
In film, his appearances include Coffin,
Legend Of The Sky Kingdom, Dr Juju, and Raoul Peck's
award-winning film Lumumba.
His television work in the UK includes Spooks, Just
Like Ronaldinho, Ultimate Force, Too Close For Comfort, The
Knock and Heads And Tales.
Msamati started his career in
the theatre and was founder member and artistic director of
Zimbabwe's acclaimed Over The Edge Theatre Company.
In the UK he played the title role in the Royal Shakespeare Company production of Pericles. He also
appeared in The Overwhelming, President Of An Empty Room and Mourning Becomes Electra at the
National Theatre. At the Tricycle Theatre he appeared in Walk Hard; Fabulation and Gem Of The