Thulisile Phongolo is a South African TV personality, a DJ, an actress, and a voice-over artist. She is famous for her role, Namhala Diale, in Generations The Legacy. She played a lead role in the show until her role ran out in 2018. Her first acting job though was on season three of Tshisha, where she played the role of Zama. As a TV presenter, Thulisile had a brief work on e.tv’s Craz-e, where she worked in the company of Stephanie Sandows, Kriya Gangiah, and Zola Hashatsi.
Apart from entertainment, where she acts, presents, and DJs, Phongolo has been engaged in business activities. She has aligned herself with various brands that have enabled her to create multiple business ventures. Here you will know more about Thulisile’s boyfriend, education, career and cutest photos.
Thulisile Phongolo profile
- Full name: Thulisile Phongolo
- Date of birth: 22 January 1994
- Thulisile Phongolo age: 27 years old
- Place of birth: Soweto, South Africa
- Occupation: Actress, DJ, influencer
- Instagram: @thuliphongolo
How old is Thuli Phongolo?
Thulisile was born on the 22nd of January 1994 in Soweto, South Africa. This makes her 27 years old in 2021.
She went to Allen Glen High School at Allen’s Nek in Roodepoort, Johannesburg. She graduated from high school and joined the University of Johannesburg, where she studied strategic marketing communications.
Thulisile was born in a family of three. She has a sister and a younger brother.
Thulisile Phongolo boyfriend
Muvhango's Raphael Griffiths was the man who stole her heart. Thulisile and Raphael have reportedly been seeing each other long before she landed her role, Namhala, in Generations. Sources have it that the two parted ways only to reunite down the road.
However, for a while now, she has kept her affair very private and out of public scrutiny. It is unknown if she has a boyfriend now.
Thulisile Phongolo career
Who is Namhla from Generation The Legacy? Yes, you guessed right. Thulisile is Namhala from Generation The Legacy. However, she did not start at Generation. Let us present you with more information about her career.
Thulisile began her acting career in 2012 when she played the role of Zama in Tshisha, SABC 1 show series. The following year, 2013, she joined e.tvs Craze-e, a youth piece program. While at Craze-e, she introduced and facilitated a number of shows in the company of Kriya Gangiah, Zola Hashatsi, and Stephanie Sandows.
In 2014, she got recruited for the new look Generation. This was after the initial sixteen-cast member reached a stalemate due to a compensation dispute. She was assigned the role of Namhala, a 17-year old secondary student, whose mother is an ex-convict, Lucy Diale, acted by Manaka Ranaka.
Thulisile Phongolo car and house
In 2016, Thulisile got herself a new whip. She bought a brand new Mercedes AMG. The German machine has a reputation for delivering top performance on the road, as well as guaranteeing comfort within its exquisite interior. It is a car of choice for those with great financial muscles. Little is known about Thulisile Phongolo house. However, she posted a few picks about her new crib on her Instagram account.
Thulisile Phongolo salary
Her salary is not apparent. However, judging from her expensive purchases and lifestyle, it is safe to assume that she has some good sums.
The actress has more than 2 million followers on her Instagram. She posts a lot of beautiful images there.
1. In her own lane, at her own pace
Her images are stunning.
2. Boo-boo bear
She always looks amazing.
She is on fire when she does what she loves the most. Deejaying is her labour of love.
At 27, and living large, it is only kind to applaud her efforts and wish her good for the days ahead. The future can only get better for Thulisile Phongolo. She has proven to be consistent in her efforts to make it big.