August 23, 1987
|Years active||2006 - to date|
Thandy Matlaila (born 23 August 1987) is a South African actress, dancer, choreographer, entertainer and television presenter best known for her starring role as Lindiwe Ngema on the SABC 1 drama series Tshisa from 2006-2013 alongside Zukisa Matola, Enhle Mbali Mlotshwa, Innocent Masuku, Chichi Letswalo, Bongani Masondo and Melusi Yeni. In 2015 she starred on e.tv's telenovela Gold Diggers alongside Mbongeni Ngema, Mpho Sibeko, Tina Jaxa, Zuluboy, Thabo Malema, Zimkhitha Nyoka, Keneilwe Matidze and Clementine Mosimane.
Thandy Matlaila has also starred in shows such as Ambitions, The Queen, InterSEXions, Intsika, isiPantsula, iThuba Lokugcina, Ke Ba Bolelletse, Rhythm City, Ring of Lies, Soul City, Streets of Mangaung, uGugu no Andile and Zabalaza alongside Zolisa Xaluva, Loyiso MacDonald, Zandile Msutwana, Baby Cele and Mbali Ntuli.