Mondli Thusi

Mondli Thusi biography AKA Selepe from Scandal.

Mondli Thusi
Mondli Thusi

Mondli Thusi is a South African actor, radio host, and director best known for his role as Selepe in Scandal on While most people only know him as Duncan Selepe, he is also a family man, among other things. He’s also been in the industry for a long time.

Biography of Mondli Thusi

Full name: Mondli Thusi
Nickname(s): Ubhejane
Date of birth: 18 January 1987
Place of birth: Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Occupation: Actor, radio host, presenter and director
Nationality: South African
Known as: Selepe on’s Scandal!
Children: 1 son
Siblings: 3 excluding himself
Twitter: Islwane mzansi
Instagram: mondlithusi

Mondli Thusi’s childhood

Mondli Thusi was born on January 18, 1987. As of 2023, he will be 36 years old. He was born in Newcastle to two apparently Zulu parents; he has one older brother and two sisters. His parents are still married, and he recently celebrated his mother’s 62nd birthday. On her 61st birthday, he treated her and his father to a spa getaway. So he comes from a pretty solid family. He also has a close relationship with his siblings. Mondli is also the cousin of the famous celebrity Musa Mseleku. It’s not quite clear how they are related, it seems that his mother is from Mseleku family. Hence he use the Thusi surname not Mseleku. Mondli has a strong relationship connection with Mseleku family as a cousin and brother.

Personal life

While most people associate him with violence because of his role as Selepe on Scandal. He is a wonderful father. The most affectionate you’ll ever see. He has a son with whom he spends a lot of time. He takes him on outings and vacations and refers to him as his best buddy. Things appear to be going well for the two. His baby mama, on the other hand, is unknown. There is also no information about anyone he may be dating right now. Mondli has two sisters, one of whom recently graduated from high school.

Mondli Thusi
Mondli Thusi

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Educational background of Mondli

His educational background is unclear. His secondary and tertiary education levels are unknown. However, Thusi is a seasoned actor, director, and mastermind behind the scenes of many of the films and telenovelas we see and enjoy. He moved to Johannesburg to make a difference, and he has succeeded.

Career of Mondli Thusi

Mondli began his career as a radio host in New Castle. He attributed it all to his cousin, polygamist Musa Mseleku. Mondli stated that Mseleku pushed him to appear on his reality show Uthando Nesithemi, which is when his television career began.

He has now appeared as an actor in a number of TV programs, including Isibaya, Seriously Single and Lithapo. He also appeared on the drama series uBettina Wethu where he potrayed a character as a gay.  He joins the serial soapie Scandal in 2022. He plays the role of Selepe in the drama. He initially appeared when he hauled Ceejay up after discovering he was sleeping with his girlfriend.

Selepe’s character continues to appear on Scandal every 19:30. We have no idea how long it will persist. Selepe was arrested with his lover the last time we saw him.

Mondli Thusi
Mondli Thusi

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