Zenzo Ngqobe

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Zenzo Ngqobe
Zenzo Ngqobe Performs at The Market Theatre during the Launch of Living Legends Trust 23 April 2018.jpg
Born Zenzo Ngqobe
(1983-09-08) September 8, 1983 (age 35)
Mahikeng, North West
South Africa
Occupation Actor
Years active 2002 - to date
Notable work Tsotsi
Rhythm City
The Forgotten Kingdom
Parent(s)
  • Nozipho Ngqobe (mother)

Zenzo Ngqobe (born 08 September 1983) is a South African television, film and stage actor. He had a supporting role in the Gavin Hood Academy Award winning 2005 South African film Tsotsi starring Presley Chweneyagae and Terry Pheto, and had a small role in the Edward Zwick Academy Award nominated 2006 film Blood Diamond starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Djimon Hounsou and Jennifer Connelly. Zenzo Ngqobe starred alongside Nozipho Nkelemba and Jerry Mofokeng in the Andrew Mudge 2013 much heralded American-South African-Lesotho film The Forgotten Kingdom.

In South Africa Zenzo Ngqobe is best know for his portrayal of Stone Khuse in the e.tv soap opera Rhythm City. When Rhythm City first went on air on 09 Jul 2007 replacing Backstage Zenzo Ngqobe was part of the show's original cast which included the likes of Mpho Molepo, KB Motsilanyane, Peter Sephuma, Jamie Bartlett, Robert Hobbs, Lucia Mthiyane, Nokuthula Ledwaba, Mduduzi Mabaso, Kelly Khumalo, Mmabatho Montsho, Lungile Radu, Wright Ngubeni, Connie Chiume, Setlhabi Taunyane and Pam Andrews. In 2012 Zenzo Ngqobe was fired from Rhythm City reportedly for being unreliable.

References

  1. Press Reader, TSHIDI, STONE MAKE A U-TURN, 23 November 2018
  2. IMDb, Zenzo Ngqobe Biography, 23 November 2018
  3. TVSA, Zenzo Ngqobe, 23 November 2018
  4. Times LIVE, Actor Zenzo Ngqobe shares 'secret' behind slaying every role he gets, 23 November 2018
  5. Sowetan LIVE, THE SECRET IS OUT NOW, 23 November 2018
  6. News24, Tsotsi families over the moon, 30 November 2018