Thapelo Mokoena Wiki, Age, Wife, Height, Net Worth & More

Thapelo Mokoena


Real NameThapelo Archibald Sfufane Mokoena.
In LimelightFatal Seduction (2023).
Birth DateOctober 21, 1982.
Birth PlaceLadysmith, South Africa.
NationalitySouth African.
ParentsFather: Mike Mokoena.
Mother: --
Love Life
Marital StatusMarried.
WifeLesego-Tshepang Mokoena.
KidsReko Mokoena.
Lefika Meraki.
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Body Measurements
HeightIn feet: 5' 10".
In centimeters: 177.8 cm.
In meters: 1.778 m.
WeightKg: 73.1.
Pounds: 161.1 lbs.
TrainingAFDA film school.
TelevisionWild at Heart (2007–2012).
Ayeye (2015).
Broken Vows (2017).
Trackers (2019).
Bulletproof (2021).
A Royal Surprise (2022).
Pulse (2022).
Blood & Water (2022).
Fatal Seduction (2023).
MoviesMandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013).
Nothing for Mahala (2013).
Between Friends: Ithala (2014).
Mrs Right Guy (2016).
Dominee Tienie (2018).
Beauty of Africa (2021).
Angeliena (2021).
Net worth$1.29 Million.


Thapelo Mokoena in Fatal Seduction

Meet “Fatal Seduction” Actor Thapelo Mokoena

Thapelo Mokoena (age: 40, October 21, 1982) is a South African actor who gained popularity after playing Fatani in the 2007 show “Wild at Heart.” It was an Ashley Pharoah’s TV show which aired for 5 years until 2012. You might have seen Mokoena in Noel Clarke’s drama “Bulletproof.”

Thapelo has experience working on movies also. He stepped into the big screen industry with “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom,” a Justin Chadwick-directed masterpiece featuring Idris Elba in the lead role.

These days this fine artist is in the talks due to his performance in the recently released Netflix series “Fatal Seduction.” In this thriller, Bob Wilkins filmed Mokoena alongside stars like Frances Sholto-Douglas, Ngelekanyo Ramulondi, and Kgomotso Christopher.



Thapelo Mokoena mother

How Old is Thapelo Mokoena?

On October 21, 1982, Thapelo Mokoena (age 40) was born to his father, Mike Mokoena, in Ladysmith, South Africa. Growing up in an affluent family childhood was wonderful for Thapelo.

He had a quality education; somewhere around high school, he developed a passion for acting and decided to pursue a career in the acting industry.

In the early days of acting, he attended the theatre, but after completing schooling, he joined AFDA film school to develop his acting skills further.



Thapelo Mokoena in A Royal Surprise

Thapelo Mokoena’s Career 

Mokoena’s career in the entertainment industry took off with his role in the popular TV show “Wild at Heart.” This show provided him with a platform to showcase his versatility and acting talent.

For five years, Mokoena portrayed a captivating character in over 50 episodes of “Wild at Heart,” solidifying his presence in the industry and gaining a dedicated fan base.

In 2013, Thapelo Mokoena made his mark in the world of cinema with the critically acclaimed movie “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.” Directed by Justin Chadwick and featuring Idris Elba in the lead role, the film became a defining moment in Mokoena’s career.


Thapelo Mokoena in Pulse

His performance in the movie garnered praise and helped elevate him to celebrity status. Following his success in “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom,” Mokoena continued to explore various avenues in the entertainment industry. He delivered impressive performances in projects like “Nothing for Mahala,” showcasing his range and depth as an actor.

In addition to his acting endeavors, Mokoena ventured into production, establishing his own company, Easy Sundays Productions. Over the years, Thapelo Mokoena has worked on a diverse range of projects, including TV shows like “Blood & Water” and “Bulletproof,” as well as movies such as “A Royal Surprise,” “Pulse,” “Dominee Tienie,” “Beauty of Africa,” and “Angeliena.”

His commitment to his craft and dedication to delivering compelling performances have solidified his reputation as a sought-after talent in the industry. In recent times, Thapelo Mokoena has garnered significant attention for his role in the thrilling Netflix series, “Fatal Seduction.



Thapelo Mokoena wife

Thapelo Mokoena’s Wife & Kids

Thapelo is happily married to his wife – Lesego-Tshepang Mokoena. Mokoena has been cherishing his bond with Lesego for years. According to rumors, the “Fatal Seduction” actor met Tshepang through a mutual friend.

They dated for a long time and then decided to solidify their relationship by tying the knot. The duo has two beautiful kids, namely Reko Mokoena and Lefika Meraki.



Thapelo Mokoena Q&A

Ques: When was Thapelo Mokoena born?

Ans: October 21, 1982.

Ques: How many kids does Thapelo Mokoena have?

Ans: He has two sons: Reko Mokoena and Lefika Meraki.

Ques: Who is Thapelo Mokoena’s wife?

Ans: Lesego-Tshepang Mokoena.

Ques: Who played Leonard in “Fatal Seduction”?

Ans: Thapelo Mokoena.