Buhle Samuels: husband, Instagram, wedding, age, net worth and more

Buhle Samuels: husband, Instagram, wedding, age, net worth and more

Buhle Samuels is a South African actress and television personality. She is best known for playing Matshidiso Mofokeng on Muvhango and Zandile on IMBEWU: The Seed. These popular local soap operas air on SABC2 and e.tv, respectively.

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Buhle Samuels donning a green and black top. Photo: @buhlesamuels (modified by author)
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You should consider following Buhle Samuels on social media. She is among the best female actors of this generation. The actress is also famous outside SA because the novellas she acts in are popular in Zambia, Zimbabwe, and other countries in the southern parts of Africa. Discover more about actress Buhle Samuels below:

Profile summary

Full nameBuhle Samuels
Famous as Matshidiso Mofokeng from Muvhango and Zandile from IMBEWU: The Seed
Date of birthMay 25th, 1990
Age32 years (as of December 2022)
Zodiac signGemini
Place of birthSoweto, South Africa
Raised atPretoria North, South Africa
NationalitySouth African
CareerActress, musician, dancer, and model
TV showsImbewu, Muvhango
Parent's namesUnknown
SisterMbali Samuels
Marital statusMarried
SpouseThando Sonqishe
ChildrenNone (as of December 2022)
Height178 cm
Net worthApprox. $500,000

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Buhle Samuels' biography

The actress was born and raised in Soweto, but raised in Pretoria North, South Africa. Buhle’s mother is a nurse in Saudi Arabia. She often watches SA news and they communicate via the phone. Buhle has never revealed her dad to the public.

Are Mbali Samuels and Buhle Samuels related?

The actress has an older sister named Mbali Samuels.

What is Buhle from Imbewu's age?

Buhle Samuel's age is 32 years as of December 2022. She was born on May 25th, 1990.

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Buhle in black attires. Photo: @BuhleSamuelsPage, @buhlesamuels (modified by author)
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Career history

Buhle Samuels hosted a breakfast show on the Africa Magic channel. In 2014, she got more famous by playing the role of Matshidiso Mofokeng on SABC2's flagship soap opera, Muvhango.

Before she was found most suitable for the role, many South African TV stars who auditioned for it had failed. The Muvhango producers watched Buhle Samuels audition for the Lion King but found her talent and skills suitable for the role of Matshidiso.

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In an interview with Metro FM’s Morning Fixx show, Ms Samuels explained that she enjoyed acting as Matshidiso, even though her real-life behaviour was a complete opposite of the character potrayed on the screen.

Buhle said playing the vindictive and mean Matshidiso was quite challenging because she is a sweet person behind the cameras. Therefore, her different personalities on and off the screen made acting Matshidiso a fun experience.

The actress mentioned that she would love to grow in the entertainment industry and do behind-the-scenes work like directing shows and films.s

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Buhle rocking designer clothes. Photo: @buhlesamuels, @BuhleSamuelsPage (modified by author)
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At the 2nd Annual Royalty Soapie Awards in 2015, she was nominated for ‘Best Newcomer’ in regards to her role on Muvhango. However, she lost the award to Izak Davel who acted as Bradley Haines on SABC3’S Isidingo.

The actress left Muvhango after featuring on the show for four years. She refuted reports that she was difficult to work with and said she quit to experience change and adventure, and to work on her music career.

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Buhle's current TV show

In 2019, she joined the cast of the thrilling e.tv’s, Imbewu: The Seed, where she acts as Zandile. The show is about an ambitious business tycoon determined to become South Africa's first Black oil baron.

Zimele 'Ngcolosi' Bhengu desires to pass down his legacy to his children, Nganono, Zithulele, Zakithi and Buhle. Things take an unexpected twist when he discovers he was sterile. Ngcolosi finds out that his wife, MaZulu (played by Leleti Khumalo), secretly had children behind with his brother, Phakade Bhengu (played by Sandile Dlamini).

Actress Vuyokazi Tshona plays the role of Buhle, while actress Buhle Samuels acts as Zandile (Ngcolosi's mistress). Tony Kgoroge (acted as Ngcolosi) left the novella in 2020. He came back in late 2022 to play the role of Ngcolosi's return for vengeance.

What is Buhle Samuels' net worth?

She is worth around $500,000.

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Buhle Samuels' dancing passion

Buhle Samuels attends dance and fitness classes to keep her body in shape. She often posts her sessions on her Insta stories. You can watch Buhle Samuels' twerking videos on her social media accounts.

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Buhle wearing leather pants, black and white tops, and heels. Photo: @buhlesamuels (modified by author)
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Buhle Samuels' wedding

Buhle Samuels married Thando Sonqishe in a private wedding on May 2nd, 2022. The actress said in 2016 that she would settle down with a kind, respectful, ethical, and down-to-earth man.

Who is Buhle Samuels' husband?

The public knows little about Thando Sonqishe. His name was mentioned in the 2017 OR Tambo International Airport heist, where millions in foreign currency were stolen.

Does Buhle Samuels have a child?

Buhle Samuels and Thando Sonqishe do not have a child (as of December 2022). They couple has not mentioned plans of wanting one soon.

Why Buhle Samuels called out a man who offered her R25k

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In 2017, the actress shamed a 44-year-old man called Paul Dominick for requesting her sexual favors. The man sent her an email and offered to pay her R250,000 for one night of pleasure. She was so angry that she posted a screenshot of Paul’s email on Instagram. Buhle told her followers that she was not for sale and asked men to stop objectifying women.

Is Buhle Samuels alive?

Buhle Bhengu's death news in 2019 made people believe Buhle Samuels was dead. Their first names (Buhle Buhle) confused many. The confusion cleared up when people noticed a difference in their surnames. Buhle Bhengu died from TB while working on a cruise ship in the Bahamas.

Buhle Samuels' Instagram pictures

Buhle is one of SA's curviest female celebrities. She always looks stunning and does not shy away from flaunting her beauty on social media. Below are some of Buhle Samuels' best Instagram pictures:

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1. She looks good with bodycon dresses.

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Buhle wearing short bodycon dresses with heels. Photo: @buhlesamuels (modified by author)
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Buhle's curves show in bodycon dresses without her trying too hard. The actress' loves how these dresses reveal her cute hourglass body shape. She often completes her look with gorgeous pieces of jewelry and heels.

2. The actress loves maxi dresses.

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Buhle Samuels rocking long maxi dresses. Photo: @BuhleSamuelsPage (modified by author)
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Buhle also wears long maxi dresses because they are comfortable, unique, flirty, subtle, and flow gorgeously from the neck to toe. Maxi dresses have been in fashion for years. The actress usually ups her feminine factor with earrings.

3. Buhle likes long bodycon dresses

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The actress donning long bodycon dresses. Photo: @buhlesamuels (modified by author)
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Buhle's long bodycon dresses show her elegance and love for fashion. The actress usually matches her clothes with black or blonde wigs and high heels. The lady loves long hairstyles because they enhance her beautiful face.

4. She looks great in two-piece styled attires.

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Buhle wearing black and white two-piece styled attires. Photo: @BuhleSamuelsPage (modified by author)
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Two-piece styled attires provide effortless elegance to a non-conservative modern woman. You will often seen Buhle wearing these clothes with expensive sneakers or heels on Instagram. She also loves small purses and handbags.

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Facts about Buhle Samuels

  • She does not talk much about her family in public, especially her father.
  • Buhle has been in the acting industry for around eight years (as of 2022).
  • Her first TV show was Muvhango on SABC2 (2014 to 2018).

Mzansi celebrates with Buhle Samuels for moving to the next stage of her life. The actress is officially off the market, and her acting career is also blossoming. Buhle has millions of social media followers who believe in her art and talent.

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