Thulisile Phongolo, also known as Thuli Phongolo or Thuli P, is a South African actress, DJ, voice-over artist, and television personality, born on January 22, 1994 . She grew up in Johannesburg’s Soweto township, where she had dreams of becoming a star from an early age . Thuli attended Allen Glen High School for her secondary education and later went to the University of Johannesburg to study Strategic Marketing Communications .
Phongolo first gained recognition for playing the role of presenter Zama on the third season of the SABC1 youth drama series Tshisa in 2012 . She then went on to achieve greater fame for her portrayal of Namhla Diale on SABC 1’s popular soap opera Generations: The Legacy, a role she played until 2018 .