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The hustler Warren Masemola

Montloana Warren Masemola (born 18 May 1983)[1] is a South Africaactor popularly known for portraying Lentswe Mokethi on the soap opera Scandal!.

Warren Masemola

Born

Montloana Warren Masemola

18 May 1983

GarankuwaGauteng, South Africa

Status

Married

Other names

Shona

Occupation

  • Actor

Years active

2005–present

Notable work

Scandal!

Spouse(s)

Kguagelo Masemola (m. 2017)

Early life

Born in GarankuwaGauteng, in 1983, Masemola moved to Soshanguve, where he was raised. He completed his matric in 2000 at Tshwane Christian School, then headed to Newton, Johannesburg, for dancing. He was enrolled at Moving into Dance, an art school, where he studied for a year before studying drama at the Market Theatre Laboratory, graduating in 2004 after 2 years of study.[3]


CareerEdit

In 2008, Masemola joined the e.tv soap opera Scandal!,[4] where he played Lentswe Mokethi, an art director.[5] He then starred as Thokozani "Thoko" Chanel on the SABC 1sitcom Ses'Top La.[4][6] In 2010, he played the role of Tizozo on SABC 1's Intersexions, a drama series.[4][7] He has also starred in other popular TV shows such as 90 Plein StreetThe Republic,[8] AyeyeHeist,[4] Ring of Lies,[4]Saints and Sinners,[4] The RiverTjovitjoVaya,[9]and Single Galz & Single Guyz.[10]

Awards and nominationsEdit

YearAward CeremonyPrizeNominated workResultRef2015 and 2019Golden Horn AwardBest Supporting ActorTV ComedyWon[11]2017Africa Movie Academy AwardBest ActorSupporting RoleNominated[11]2017Golden Horn AwardBest Supporting ActorTV SoapNominated[11]2017Golden Horn AwardBest Supporting ActorTV Drama SeriesWon[11]2018Golden Horn AwardBest Supporting ActorFeature FilmNominated[11]2018Golden Horn AwardBest ActorTV DramaWon[11]2019Golden Horn AwardBest Supporting ActorTelenovelaNominated[11]2020DStv Mzansi Viewers' Choice AwardsFavourite ActorWon

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