Tanzanian actor lands Hollywood role

Idris Sultan

Tanzanian actor, Idris Sultan has been cast in a Hollywood film.

Sultan, who was the winner of Big Brother Africa Hotshots in 2014, retweeted the news: “@IdrisSultan is cast in the upcoming American motion picture ‘Ballin…On the Other Side of the World,’ to be directed by Harvey White”.

Report says the film is about a Kenyan who is spotted playing basketball by an American priest who thinks he has a chance in the NBA.

BBC/Sammie Idika