One half of the only two surviving 'Emzini Wezinsizwa' cast members. He wanted to shake his role as 'Mofokeng' after he stepped into his new role as Motsamai on Mzansi Magic's, The Throne.
"I've tried to correct people, I've given up. It has become my name. Even when I meet the real 'Bafokeng', they call me Phoka [ clan name] and ask me where in Qwa Qwa I am from. Even my children are known as 'Mofokeng' children and my mother is 'Mofokeng' mother. I now take it as a compliment, it means that the character I played really made an impression on people". Said Jerry Phele.
Jerry Phele was born on the 1st of July 1956, as of 2020, he is 64 years old.
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