Zikhona Bali aka Asanda from DiepCity life story.

Zikhona Bali

Zikhona Bali is a South African Actress and Journalist. She was born 7 June 1985 in Humansdorp, South Africa. She is best known for portraying a character as Ziyanda on the SABC1 drama series Mfolozi Street.

Zikhona Bali biography, age, child, brother, daughter, husband, family, images,married and Instagram.

Name: Zikhona Bali
Date of birth: 7 June 1985
Age: 37 years old.
From: Humansdorp, South Africa
Occupation: Actress and Journalist
Nationality: South African
Gender: Female
Tv shows: DiepCity and Isi’thunzi
Known as: Asanda from Diep City

Asanda from Diep City biography

Zikhona Bali who is known for nailing the character as Asanda on DiepCity is a South African Actress and Journalist. The date of birth is on the 7th of June 1985 which means she is 37 years old as of 2022. She hails from Humansdorp and was raised Port Elizabeth in Eastern Cape.

Her well known family members she mentioned is her grandparents. They played a very important role in her life as parents. During her struggle with bullying, her grandparents had to motivate her to gain confidence. Zikhona went through bullying about her colour. People used to call her names like ‘nomdakazana’ Xhosa word loosely translated as the dirty one due to her dark skin. There is no other information about her brother or sister. If she has brother or sister that is only known by her. Unfortunately, she lost her grandfather 5 years ago.

Zikhona Bali information about who is her husband is unknown. Also as long we don’t know her husband we can’t determine if she is married. According to her age she might be married. There were rumors that she has daughter but that has never been confirmed yet. If she did have children and is married she will let everyone know about it on her own time.


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Zikhona Educational Background

After graduating from Riebeek College Girl’s High School, she studied journalism and media studies for two years between 2008 and 2010 at Boston Media House. She then worked as a writer, photographer, marketing assistant, and PR assistant.

Career journey

She made her on-screen playing debut in Mfolozi Street in July 2014 as Ziyanda, a character she later played in Season 2 in 2016.

Zikhona made many television appearances in 2015, including roles in the SABC2 comic Gauteng Maboneng, the e.tv soap opera Rhythm City, and the Mzansi Magic soap opera Zabalaza.

In the e.tv drama anthology series eKasi: Our Stories episode “Thula Thula,” Zikhona plays the lead part of an ambitious young girl whose dreams are thwarted when her Uncle mistreats her. The episode debuted on January 11, 2016, a Monday.
She had a guest appearance in the fourth season of the e.tv drama series Umlilo that same year.

She received her first major television role in the Mzansi Magic adolescent drama series Is’thunzi, which chronicles the antics of four females who identify as “Ninjas,” in October 2016. She portrays the young wife Londi, who opposes her in-laws by going back to school to earn her matriculation.

Zikhona Bali images with natural hair

Zikhona Bali images with natural hair

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She also acted on Thando as Thando. The film tells the story of a young girl in high school who is constantly bullied because of her appearance. Thando deals with bullying, grief, and suicidal ideation. She claims to identify with Thando’s character, particularly the elements of grief and colorism. Zikhona made an appearance on the drama series DiepCity where she potrayed a character as Asanda.