10 South African Actors And Their First Roles

The South African entertainment industry is constantly growing as it produces new talent continuously.

Many actors have worked very hard to get where the currently are and through this list, we take you back to where some of the best actresses and actors we know started and who far they’ve come since then.

1. Nomzamo Mbatha

Nomzamo landed her first role on the local drama series Isibaya. She had no acting experience at the time and she wanted to be a tv presenter instead.

She currently has moved on to greater things and has a leading role in the local production along side Maps Maponyane called Tell me something sweet.


2. Thomas Gumede

Thomas made his TV debut in October 2005 in a VW Passat advert. From there he moved upwards and landed himself a role a series known as a place called home. He and his friends have a production company that has produces two reality shows already.He also does stand up comedy along the side.

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