Lwazi Mthembu is a South African actress best known for her role as Sihle in Thandeka’s Diary, an SABC1 sitcom. She has been in other television shows, including Lockdown, eKasi, Broken Vows, Mzansi Love, and others. She is also a talented singer and is the vocalist for her band, About That Life.
How well do you know this actress? Below are details about her personal life, education, and acting career.
Lwazi Mthembu profile summary
- Full name: Lwazilubanzi Mthembu
- Date of birth: 11th July 1991
- Age: 29 years
- Gender: Female
- Nationality: South African
- Languages: English, Zulu, Tswana
- Profession: Actress, dancer, singer
- Lwazi Mthembu Instagram: @royal_renegade
Early life and education
The actress was born on 11th July 1991. Lwazi Mthembu age in 2020 is 29 years. Details about her hometown and family are not known.
For Lwazi Mthembu education, she went to Sacred Heart College for her high school. She later joined the University of Witwatersrand to study Bachelor of Arts degree in Performing and Visual Arts from 2010 to 2013.
Lwazi Mthembu career
She is a singer and an actress. While at Wits, she used to take part in theatre productions. Some of her stage acting roles include the following.
- Aqua Mine directed by Gys de Villiers
- Once Upon a Life at the Wits University Theatre
- By the Apricot Trees by Ntsako Mkhabela at the Grahamstown Festival of the Arts
She is widely recognized across Mzansi for her role as Sihle in the SABC1 sitcom, Thandeka’s Diary (2015). This was her first starring role in television but she had a TV acting debut in 2013 when she got the cameo role of a nurse on Intersexions, an SABC1 anthology drama series. The following are other Lwazi Mthembu TV shows.
- Broken Vows Season 1 as Mayibuye
- eKasi: Our Stories Season 5 as Lala
- Guilt Season 1 as Zizipho Mokoena
- Ifalakhe Season 1 as Zinkanyezi
- Ingozi Season 2 as Celebrity 1
- Intersexions Season 2 as the Nurse
- Lockdown Season 3 as Natasha
- Mzansi Love Season 2 (Kasi Style) as Madam Saskia
- Thandeka’s Diary Season 1, 2, and 3 as Sihle
- Zabalaza Season 3 as the Nurse
The actress is the production manager and talent developer at Word N Sound Poetry and Live Music Series. She also has a creative solutions company called The Makers Lab.
Lwazi Mthembu pictures
Lwazilubanzi is talented. Below are some of her photos you should see.
The sassy friend
The actress played the role of Sihle on Thandeka’s Diary. Sihle was Thandeka Zulu’s friend, who always found herself in sticky situations. Sihle was always there to rescue her best friend.
She has many talents, and singing is one of them. She is the vocalist for the About That Life band.
Lwazi Mthembu plus-size model
Lwazilubanzi is thick, and she is proud of it. Mzansi has beautiful ladies of all sizes.
Lwazi Mthembu is a talented actress in South Africa. She has not revealed what she is working on, but fans are eager to see what she delivers next.
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