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10 South African Actors with Famous Relatives that you may have not known about

These are the following South African actors that have famous relatives you may have not known about.

1. Thapelo Sebogodi

Thapelo is a South African actor well known for his role as Khabzela on The River, a soap opera that plays on Mzansi Magic. His father is the legendary Seputla Sebogodi Who is well known for his role as Kenneth Mashaba on Generations. He has also played in the same soap opera called the River with Thapelo.

2. Nonhle Thema

Nonhle Thema is a South African actress who is also a television presenter. Her mother is Cynthia Thema who has been on television for many years in South Africa. She has played the Role of Thandaza on the television soap opera Muvhango.

3. Wiseman Ncube

Wiseman Ncube is well known for his acting, playwriting, and directing. Both his younger and older brother whose names are Omega and Ntando are also actors. Omega, the younger brother plays the role of Phelelani on Uzalo, and Ntando the older brother plays the role of Sibusiso on Durban Gen.

4. Dineo Moeketsi Langa

Dineo Moeketsi is popularly known for her role of Kea on Mzansi Magic's The Queen. Her mother is the legendary radio presenter, Kgomotso Moeketsi. Kgomotso is also in the founding team of the radio station Gagazi FM.

5. Bonang Matheba

Bonang Matheba, or Queen B as she is popularly known is a radio and television presenter. She is cousins with Tebogo Mekgwe, who is a DJ that goes by the name Pinky Girl. Tebogo has also appeared on Muvhango.

6. Mpho Molepo

Mpho Molepo is well known for his role of Fats on the popular soap opera Rhythm City, which broadcasts on ETV. His father is the veteran television and theatre actor Arthur Molepo. Arthur is well known for playing the role of Captain Malebana on SABC 1 soap opera Skeem Saam.

7. Boitumelo Thulo

Boity as she is popularly known is a television presenter and female rapper. She has been a presenter on ETV’s music show Club 808.

This might surprise you, but Boity is cousins with Thick Leeyonce who is a popular influencer. She has made a successful career as a plus-size model.

8. Atandwa Kani

Athandwa is the son of veteran actor John Kani.

9. Nomzamo Mbatha

Nomzamo Mbatha has two family members who have appeared in movies and soap operas. Her brother is Zamani Mbatha who plays the role of Pule on Rhythm City and her older sister Wendy Mbatha who has appeared in the movie called District 9.

10. Natasha Thahane

Natasha is an actress who is known for acting on Blood & Water, as well as Skeem Saam. She is the granddaughter of Archbishop Desmond Tutu.

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