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Pictures: Inside the gorgeous Zanele from House of Zwide, Londeka Mchunu's biography.

Londeka Mchunu (born 10 July 1994) is a South African actress and model. She is best known for the roles in the television soap opera such as Isithembiso, Isibaya and House of Zwide. Londeka Mchunu was born on 10 July 1994 in Msinga in a family of 10 siblings. Her father died when she was 2 years old. She later grew up in Clerk, KZN, South Africa when she moved with her mother at the age of 6.

Her mother is a teacher, and her sister Nelisa Mchunu is also an actress playing the role of Fikile on SABC1's Uzalo. She studied corporate communications in Varsity College. In 2016, during her life at Varsity College, she made the auditions for a new telenovela produced by Bomb Productions. After impressing the producers, she got the opportunity to play the lead role Snegugu Magwaza on the Mzansi Magic and later Mzansi Wethu television soap opera Isithembiso in 2017.

The soapie became very popular where she continued to play the role for three seasons until 2020 which included more than 700 episodes. In 2018, she was nominated for Best Newcomer Actress on TV and Best Supporting Actress on TV for the Simon Sabela Film and TV Awards as well for the role.

Then in 2020, she joined with the cast of the season eight of Mzansi Magic soap opera Isibaya and made a recurring role of Londiwe. In the same year she joined with the Etv soap opera House of Zwide and made the supportive role of Zanele Zwide.

In this prominent part she plays the role of Zanele Zwide, the daughter of Faith Zwide (Winnie Ntshaba) and Funani Zwide (Vusi Kunene) on Etv soapie House of Zwide which premiered on July 19, 2021 and succeeded the long running soapie Rhythm City.




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