Thembinkosi Mthembu is young and boisterous, with constant momentum and consistency. The young thespian name will be on the lips of South Africans in the nearest future.
Thembinkosi Brian Mthembu (born 17th July 1994) is a local actor ready to revolutionize the South African movie industry with his prolific acting skills.
He came to the limelight after debuting in a popular series titled The River, The Gamechangers, Kalushi, The Story of Solomon Mahlangu, and a short film called Ngeculo.
|Full Name:||Thembinkosi Brian Mthembu|
|Stage Name:||Thembinkosi Mthembu|
|Born:||17 July 1994 (age 27 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Durban, South Africa|
|Wife • Spouse:||Not Married|
|Girlfriend • Partner:||N/A|
|Occupation:||Actor • TV Personality|
Thembinkosi Mthembu was born on the 17th of July 1994. He originally hails from kwaNdengezi, Durban; he spent most of his youthful days in the outskirt of kwaNdengezi.
Thembinkosi Mthembu also received his primary and secondary education in his hometown.
He obtained a diploma in Drama and Production Studies from the Durban University of Technology in 2017. Details of his parents and upbringing are pretty sketchy, but the actor has a sister called Nontuthuko Ntuthu, although the sister no longer walks among the living.
Thembinkosi Mthembu currently resides in Johannesburg, and he is a proud father of a lovely daughter born in 2019, although the mother of the child is unknown. After struggling financially in the past, his current ambitions are to provide a formal education for his daughter and educate her on living a prosperous and independent life.
Showers are usually credited to Thembinkosi Mthembu‘s mother, who was always there for him when he needed it the most. Since he was jobless, Thembinkosi Mthembu‘s daughter was allegedly nurtured by his mother. He is the proud father of a lovely two-year-old daughter.
He likes to keep his love life discreet, so much is not known about his relationships. Thembinkosi Mthembu‘s sister, Nontuthuko Ntuthu, sadly passed away in 2015. She worked at the South African Department of Social Services.
In an interview with True Love Magazine, the actor once revealed that his daughter is everything to him, and he struggled with taking care of her financially because he was unemployed when she was born.
Thembinkosi Mthembu was entirely oblivious of the hard life that awaited him in the city. According to him, the city is a land of gold. Little did he know he would get the opposite of his expectations.
After years of coming to the city to pursue his acting career, he did a lot of odd jobs, such as dancing a dancer. He also worked at Checkers and later at Cell C.” Luck finally smiled on him when he finally got a debut in The Republic and The River series.
Thembinkosi Mthembu got his first role as Junior in The Republic, and Phathu Makwarela and Gwydion Beynon produced the movie. They’re also the producer of The River. The producers liked the way he portrayed the role of Junior in The Republic, so they gave him another role as Mbathu in The River.
According to Thembinkosi Mthembu, appearing in The River was quite tense for me. I was frightened to go on set, and I was overwhelmed by the prospect of working alongside veteran actors. On the other hand, the team never scowled at me and instead welcomed me with open arms. The cast guides and encourages me every day, making the set seem like home.
“At first, I was unsatisfied with my performance. My nervousness and worry got the best of me, and it showed on the screen. But as time went on, I gained confidence and realized that I didn’t get to this position by luck. It was because I’m gifted and deserving of recognition.
Thembinkosi Mthembu‘s gross net worth is still very sketchy. Multiple media publication have estimated his net worth to be valued around US$100,000-US$500,000.
- Instagram handle: @thembinkosi.
- Twitter: @TBMthembu
- The River
- The republic