From Mayville in Durban, Velile Makhoba is a 21-year-old South African actor and dancer. Her most well-known performance is as Gugulethu, the series’ star, in the Mzansi Magic serial Gomora. In April 2022, she was also cast in the upcoming television series The Black Door.
Biography profile of Velile
Full name : Velile Makhoba
Gender : Female
Age : 22 years old (2023)
Date of birth : 2001
Place of birth : Mayville, Durban, Kwazulu Natal province
Nationality : South African
Occupation : actress, dancer
Instagram : @velilemakhoba
Twitter : @velilemakhoba
Makhoba was born in Mayville, Durban, in the South African province of KwaZulu Natal, in 2001. She was raised there and, while still in primary school, fell in love with South African traditional dance. These dances had deep cultural roots, making them extremely important to her.
At Cato Crest Primary School, Velile received instruction in Umshado and Zulu dance. She attended Mayville Secondary and KwaMashu Art Centre, where she received more dance instruction.
Career of Velile Makhoba
Since her early years, she has had a deep affinity for traditional dance. She made the decision to make money from her love, and she now travels the world showing off her dance talents.
Makhoba enjoys acting and has participated in numerous stage and television plays. The actress made an appearance in the regional TV show Gomora and the Black Door. The actress has shown extraordinary talent on television, transforming viewers into sleuths as they try to delve into her real-life nature.
For her expert dancing, Velile won the Special Recognition International Performances Award. She intends to start a dance production company geared towards younger audiences.
They will discover via the performance how dance can be used to express one’s artistic vision. She was a dancer who performed with the group Izintuthwane. The dancing troupe gave a performance at the Nedbank Final Cup’s opening ceremony at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban.
Personal life of Velile Makhoba
The aspiring actress is exclusively interested in developing her acting and dancing careers. As a result, she hasn’t declared anyone publicly as her boyfriend and has kept her admirers in the dark about this aspect of her life.
Her role on Gomora
The teenage girl Gugu is portrayed by Velile Makhoba in the television series Gomora. Thati is disliked by the character, who charges her with separating her father from his kin. She makes an effort to gain Thati’s acceptance as a mother figure. Her mother abandoned her at Ndaba’s door, where she was later taken in by her grandparents and uncle Phumlani.
Networth of Velile
Velile Makhoba has amassed wealth through dance and acting. In October 2022, her projected net worth was $100,000. As of 2023 it must have increased a bit as we have no updates.
Velile is on Facebook as Velile Makhoba and she is also active on Instagram. On Instagram she have 152 posts with 123k followers and she following 778. She also have Twitter account with 22.2K followers.