By Cheryl Martin. In 1906 the crowds thronged to the monkey house at the Bronx Zoo in NEW YORK to gawp at the latest exhibit. On display was Ota Benga, a Bambuti hunter from Central Africa. This is his story. Cast: Ota....Ben Onwukwe Anne....Shezwae Powell Verner....Kerry Shale Hornaday....Ed Bishop Reporter....Paul Birchard Reverend Gordon....T-Bone Wilson Charles....Fraser James Englehome....Carl Prekopp Directed by Pam Fraser Solomon. ".