Gail Nkoane Mabalane
Gail Mabalane (née Nkoane; born 27 December 1984) is a South African actress, model, media socialite, businesswoman and singer. She is most notable for acting roles on South African television series "The Wild", and recently starred on tele-novel series "The Road", which airs on Mzansi Magic every weeknight.
Gail Nkoane was born and raised in the town of Kimberley, Northern Cape in South Africa. She is the middle child of three children. Her mother entered her into her first pageant, "Miss Tinkerbell" when she was five years old.It was at this point that her family noticed her potential. In 2005, she was a Top 5 Miss SA Teen Finalist.
In 2010, Gail auditioned for and became a Top 10 Finalist on the 6th season on Idols south Africa. She was the first to be eliminated from the Final Top 10 after performing "Please dont leave me ", originally by P!NK.
In 2011, she obtained her major acting debut role as Lelo Sedibe on the MNet TV Series "The Wild", alongside major South African actress Connie Ferguson. The show was later cancelled by MNet in 2013.
In August 2015, she made her first appearance on South Africa's most viewed television soapie, Generation:The legacy, once again alongside Connie Ferguson.
Gail married South African Kwaito music legend kabelo Mabalane in a private ceremony on 9 February 2013.
Khabonina Qubeka (born January 22, 1981) is a South African actress, television presenter, dancer, choreographer, fitness and wellness coach, businesswoman and singer.
Qubeka first rose to prominence playing the character of Doobsie on the SABC 2 soapie "Muvhango", from 2006 to 2007 (being the third actress to portray the role after Lindiwe Chibi and Kanyi mbau.
She had various other TV roles in the following years, including in the SABC drama series For sale (2007), The Lab (2008) and on the eTV soapie "Rhythm city", in 2009. As of 2010, she started in the M-net telenovela The wild, as well as appearing on the shows The mating game and Erfsondes.
In 2014, she hosted her own fitness and lifestyle show on Open views HD's eKasi+ channel, called Gym e'Kasi (Gym at Home), about making the right food and exercise choices in the comfort of your home and neighbourhood.
She's also done the political thriller Ihawu Leswize, for the SABC. In 2017,she won the Indie Spirit Award for best actress at the Boston International Film Festival. She got the award for playing the character Dora in the film, Dora's piece. According to her, starring in the film made her see prostitutes from a different perspective.
The film was also screened at Orlando film festival and international film Festival. In 2017, she was reported to be acting as Nina Zamdela in television series, Isidingo.
In the same year, she was also reported to be releasing a new film, titled She is king.In October 2017, she was announced as the hostess of a new South African program, that is centered around school teachers
Also Qubeka is also a dancer and fitness advocate. She regularly uses social media to promote healthy lifestyles and body shape.
Qubeka gave birth to her first child, a girl, in October 2018. The father of the child is her partner, fitness trainer Vuyisile Colossa.
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