The American actor, who is known for his role as Harvey Specter on Suits, was speaking at a press conference where he was unveiled as the ambassador for DSTV Premium.
Although he didn’t get a chance to go sightseeing in Mzansi, he did make a stop at the Baxter Theater in Cape Town, where he watched Atandwa’s Sizwe Banzi Is Dead play.
Gabriel described Atandwa as phenominal: “You have to check this guy out. He is [amazing], I’m telling you I have seen a lot of threatre all over the world, mainly in New York, but he was some of the finest acting I’ve seen in years. He was hilarious, his physicality was incredible. He was emotionally connnected. Please look out for this guy he was amazing.”