Welcome to SleekNaija, where we keep you up to speed on Popular celebrities, Tiktok celebrities, politicians, actors, actresses, pastors, businessmen and women, comedians, musicians, entrepreneurs, and more.
So today we bring to you Dawn Thandeka King biography, age, state of origin, son, children, family, child, education, wife, news, net worth and many more.
|Name:||Dawn Thandeka King|
|Date of Birth:||October 1, 1977|
|Age:||46 years (2023|
Dawn Thandeka King Biography
Dawn Thandeka King is a multi-award winning South African actress, musician, motivational speaker & Social Media Influencer from Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal.
Dawn Thandeka King is best known for her former role as “MaNgcobo ” on the most watched and award winning South African soapera Uzalo. King portrayed the role of “MaNgcobo ” for almost 7 years. She is coming back to Uzalo in Season 9.
Early Life and Education
Dawn Thandeka King was born on October 1, 1977, in Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal.
After finishing her matric, she went on to complete her drama studies at Technikon Natal (now known as DUT).
Dawn Thandeka King Career
Before King’s breakthrough in the acting industry, she was working a 9-5 job in the tourism industry around Durban.
She eventually quit her job in the tourism industry to pursue her acting career and her debut in the acting industry came in 2012 where she got a role in Mzansi Magic’s telenovela Inkaba.
A few years later she portrayed the role of Lindiwe Xulu (Mangcobo) on a telenovela broadcast on SABC1 called Uzalo which is the most viewed television show in South Africa from 2015-2021.
Her character was well received by the audience with King receiving praise for her acting skills.
She starred in the telenovela Lockdown on Mzansi Magic where she was known as Mazet. She is also seen in Mzansi Bioskop short Zulu drama’s persuading her dream career.
In 2021, after she left Uzalo she joined a new telenovela called DiepCity to play a leading role.
Dawn Thandeka King is a mother of five children. She was married to Durban-based businessman Jabulani Msomi for 15 years until their marriage ended in 2017.
Dawn Thandeka King Net Worth
Dawn Thandeka King is a multi-award winning South African actress, musician, motivational speaker & Social Media. She has an estimated net worth of $300,000.