Thuthuka Mthembu (born on 28 October 1998) is a beautiful South African actress. She is best known as Nonka from Uzalo, an SABC1 soap opera. The television personality was born in the largest city in South Africa.

Beauty and talent have helped promote her onscreen. Many viewers of the show Uzalo fell in love with the character she portrays. Although she is a newbie in the entertainment industry, her passion for arts has continued to pave way for her. She has grown to be one of the popular young actors in South Africa.

Thuthuka Mthembu
Thuthuka Mthembu biography
Thuthuka Mthembu is a 23 years old beautiful actress and TV personality from South African born in the city of Johannesburg.
Background Information
Full Name: Thuthuka Mthembu
Other Names: Nonka from Uzalo
Born: 28 October 1998 (age 23 years old)
Place of Birth: Johannesburg, South Africa
Ethnicity: Black
Education: Writing and Directing
Alma mater: AFDA
Nationality: South African
Husband • Boyfriend: N/A
Marital Staus: Single
Occupation: Actress • Television Personality
Net Worth: $100,000
Profiles: Instagram

Early Life

On 28 October 1998 Thuthuka Mthembu was born in the city of Johannesburg, aka. the land of Gold, in South Africa. She grew up under the care of her mother and her grandmother.

Her single mother did not slack in providing her with the necessities of life, she was there to provide her with both financial and material needs.

Thuthuka Mthembu’s mother was also there to advise and support her. In a comment, the actress said that as she became older, she started appreciating her mother’s single status.


She had a sound primary education and then proceeded to Umlazi Commercial High School. After her matriculation, she enrolled to study at the Durban University of Technology.

Her love for knowledge made her study at the school for the creative economy AFDA. She majored in writing and directing.


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Thuthuka Mthembu rose to prominence for playing the role of Nonka in Uzalo

Thuthuka entered the entertainment industry at a very young age. She also gained popularity during her early twenties. She landed a role in the SABC1 soap opera Uzalo.

The show was produced by Khumbulani Hlongwane. She was cast as Nonka who is 18 years old who was left to focus on either her academics or love life.

She has also made appearances on television during her days as a child. The actress has done many television commercials for big brands.

She had always dreamt of being big in the entertainment industry, being cast in Uzalo was like a dream come true for her. In late 2018, she got the role in the popular series.

Personal Life

The Uzalo star is not married yet and had kept everyone in the dark on her love life. She is yet to reveal who her husband or boyfriend is, we hope to see the lucky man in her life one day.

Social Media

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Thuthuka Mthembu giving back to the community.

In the social media world, she is not lagging behind, her pictures prove that the actress is living her best life. Nonka takes to social media pictures about her lifestyle, family, and work. The beautiful actress doesn’t fail to share pictures of moments shared with friends and loved ones.

Thuthuka Mthembu enjoys many things among them are going to the beach and horse-riding. She also gives back to society anytime she has that opportunity. During the festive season of Christmas in 2019, shared a picture of her “being a blessing”. 

In her words “Blessed to be a blessing. Incredibly honoured to have been part of an initiative that instilled hope in the hearts of those who don’t always get to experience the goodness that does exist in what can be cruel world. To show them that good things do happen, that they’re as deserving. Wiseman Mncube, you’re a force for pioneering this. Life and life abundantly to you.”

Net Worth

Although the Uzalo series star is new to the entertainment industry, she is already gaining ground. According to The Nation, Thuthuka Mthembu has a net worth of $100,000. Her source of wealth is her acting profession and commercials.


2 thoughts on “Thuthuka Mthembu Biography: Car, Age, Nonka, Mother, Education, Net Worth, House, Boyfriend

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